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Fri Jan 10 2014
Editor for this issue: Bryn Hauk
From: Robert Botne <botnerindiana.edu>
Subject: MorphologyFest: Symposium on Morphological Complexity
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Full Title: MorphologyFest: Symposium on Morphological Complexity
Short Title: MorphologyFest
Date: 16-Jun-2014 - 20-Jun-2014
Location: Bloomington, IN, USA
Contact Person: Robert Botne
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://www.indiana.edu/~mrphfest/
Linguistic Field(s): Morphology
Call Deadline: 22-Feb-2014
As linguists are quite aware, language can exist without significant morphological structure. In fact, morphological structure typically contributes to the overall complexity of a language. This symposium will address issues of morphological complexity from four different perspectives: cognitive computation, lexical processing, diversity and evolution, and the theory of grammar.
Invited speakers will each provide a daily lecture over the course of four days (Monday-Thursday) in each of these areas. The fifth day (Friday) will be devoted to poster presentations in each of the four areas, followed by focus group discussion for each area.
Call for Posters:
Abstracts for poster presentations are invited in the following areas:
- Complexity and computation
- Complexity and lexical processing
- Complexity, diversity, and evolution
- Complexity, non-concatenative morphology
- The theory of grammar
Abstracts must be no more than one page in length (not including references), and must include title of presentation.
Abstracts should be submitted through EasyAbstracts (EasyAbs), (http://linguistlist.org/easyabs/mrphfest14).
Submissions are limited to one individual and one joint abstract per person.
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