LINGUIST List 25.1827
Apr 23 2014
Japanese Family, Niger-Congo, Sino-Tibetan,
General Ling, Typology, Phonology, Semantics,
Editor for this issue:
Anna White <awhitelinguistlist.org>
From: Elena Kolpachkova
Conference on Languages of Far East, Southeast
Asia and West Africa
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Full Title: International Conference on
Languages of Far East, Southeast Asia and West
Short Title: LESEWA-11
Date: 30-Sep-2014 - 02-Oct-2014
Location: St.Petersburg, Russia
Contact Person: Elena Kolpachkova
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Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics;
Phonology; Semantics; Syntax; Typology
Language Family(ies): Austronesian; Japanese
Family; Niger-Congo; Sino-Tibetan
Call Deadline: 10-Jun-2014
International Conference on Languages of Far
Southeast Asia and West Africa
Date: September,30 - October, 2, 2014
In keeping with the tradition of the biennials
convened in 1990-2012 in Moscow and St.
Petersburg, the conference will focus on the
remarkable far-reaching parallelism in
syntactic and semantic structures of the
languages of the Far East, Southeast Asia and
West Africa, which can be explained neither by
genealogical affinity, nor by aerial factors.
Both individual language investigations and
typological studies are encouraged. General
phonetic and general linguistics themes are
Location: Russia, Saint-Petersburg,
Saint-Petersburg State University, Faculty of
Asian & African Studies, 11,
Contact Person: Elena Kolpachkova
V.B. Kasevich - Chair (St. Petersburg)
M.I. Kaplun (Moscow)
R.A. Yanson (St. Petersburg)
V.F. Vydrin (Paris)
E.N.Kolpachkova - Conference Secretary
The fee for conference participation (including
a book of proceedings) will be 130 Rub per page
plus 100 Rub for posting. Each additional copy
of the book is charged separately: 200 Rub. The
fee for conference participation will be
accepted at the registration desk on the day of
the conference opening.
Call for Papers:
Linguistic Fields: Typology, General
Linguistics, Universal Grammar, Languages of
Far East, Southeast Asia and West Africa
Call Deadline: May 10, 2014.
Notification of acceptance: June 10 , 2014.
Papers should be received electronically by May
10, 2014 at lesewaconfgmail.com and be no longer than
3-10 pages of A4 size, including data and
references (if any) and must be submitted as MS
WORD documents, Times New Roman, 14pt Font,
Page margins: left - 30 mm, right - 15 mm, top
and bottom - 20 mm; line spacing -1,5.
Working languages: Russian and English.
The author is responsible for the content of
The email message sent by May 10, 2014 must
- Application for the participation in the
conference (full author's name/s, Academic
Degree, position, affiliation, e-mail and home
address, phone number, title of the paper);
Guidelines for the Papers:
1. Initials and names of the participants
(aligned right), with affiliation, and city
2. Title of the paper (Bold Font).
3. Short resume (5-6 lines) in English.
4. Text of the paper.
5. References should be in round brackets:
names of the authors without their initials,
year of publication, e.g. (Wolf - 1986).
6. List of references (not exceeding 5 - 6
Aitchison, J. Words in the Mind. - Oxford:
Oxford University Press, 1994. - 99 p.
Tables should be in MS Word.
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