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Mon Feb 20 2012

Calls: Linguistic Theories, General Linguistics/Japan

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        1.     Miki Obata , GLOW in Asia IX

Message 1: GLOW in Asia IX
Date: 19-Feb-2012
From: Miki Obata <obatahuman.mie-u.ac.jp>
Subject: GLOW in Asia IX
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Full Title: GLOW in Asia IX
Short Title: GLOW in Asia

Date: 04-Sep-2012 - 06-Sep-2012
Location: Tsu city, Mie, Japan
Contact Person: Miki Obata
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://faculty.human.mie-u.ac.jp/~glow_mie/

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics; Linguistic Theories

Call Deadline: 30-Apr-2012

Meeting Description:

GLOW in Asia offers a forum for presentation and discussion of advanced research in theoretical linguistics. Its conferences take place within Asia but attract participants from all over the world. After the successful GLOW in Asia Workshop for Young Scholars in 2011, Mie University (Japan) holds the GLOW in Asia IX on September 4-6, 2012.

In addition to the main conference, there will be a half-day workshop on experimental linguistics on the final day of the conference, September 6, 2012. The goal of this workshop is to provide an occasion for researchers, who are working on any aspect of linguistics using a variety of experimental methods and tools, to present their most up-to-date research findings, exchange ideas and address new questions for further research.

Confirmed Invited Speakers for the GLOW in Asia IX:

Junko Ito (University of California at Santa Cruz)
Anders Holmberg (Newcastle University)
Armin Mester (University of California at Santa Cruz)
Akira Watanabe (University of Tokyo)

Confirmed Invited Speakers for the Workshop on Experimental Linguistics:

Horomu Sakai (Hiroshima University)
William Snyder (University of Connecticut)

Call for Papers:

Main Session:

Abstract submissions are invited for oral or poster presentation on any aspect of theoretical linguistics. Each oral presentation will be allotted 30 minutes, followed by 15 minutes for discussion.

Workshop on Experimental Syntax:

Abstract submissions are invited for oral presentation on any topic of experimental syntax. Each oral presentation will be allotted 30 minutes, followed by 15 minutes for discussion.

Submissions to the workshop may also be considered for the main session.


(a) Abstracts submitted for review should represent original, unpublished research.
(b) Abstracts should not include any author information (e.g. references, file name of the abstract, etc.).
(c) Each author may submit at most one individual and one joint paper for the main conference and/or the experimental syntax workshop.

Abstract Format:

(a) Abstracts must observe the following format:
(i) Length: No more than two A4 pages including data and references (data can be interspersed throughout the text)
(ii) Font: No smaller than 12 pt., preferably in Times New Roman
(iii) Margin: 2.5cm/1 inch margins on all sides
(b) The title of the paper should appear at the top of the first page of the abstract.
(c) At least 3 keywords regarding the content of the paper should be given in the line below the title.

Financial Support:

We anticipate that funds will be available for presenters with student status, as some form of subsidy for travel and/or accommodation expenses. Details regarding financial support will be finalized after presenters are accepted.


Proceedings for the presented papers and posters will be published as a special issue of Nanzan Linguistics.

Important Dates:

Deadline for abstracts: April 30, 2012 (JST)
Notification of acceptance: end of May

Please send further inquiries to: glow_miehuman.mie-u.ac.jp.

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