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LINGUIST List 25.971

Wed Feb 26 2014

Calls: Anthropological Ling, Socioling, Lang Documentation, Historical Ling, General Ling/USA

Editor for this issue: Bryn Hauk <brynlinguistlist.org>

Date: 26-Feb-2014
From: Joe Salmons <jsalmonswisc.edu>
Subject: Workshop on Immigrant Languages in America 5
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Full Title: Workshop on Immigrant Languages in America 5
Short Title: WILA5

Date: 17-Oct-2014 - 19-Oct-2014
Location: Los Angeles, California, USA
Contact Person: Joseph Salmons
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://tekstlab.uio.no/WILA5/index.html

Linguistic Field(s): Anthropological Linguistics; General Linguistics; Historical Linguistics; Language Documentation; Sociolinguistics

Call Deadline: 30-Jun-2014

Meeting Description:

The 5th Annual Workshop on Immigrant Languages in the Americas will take place at UCLA, Los Angeles, October 17-19, 2014. The workshop is sponsored by the National Heritage Language Resource Center.

Email list:

An email list for heritage language linguists is just launched: https://sympa.uio.no/iln.uio.no/info/heritage-language-list

Previous Workshops:

4th Annual Workshop on Immigrant Languages in the Americas, September 2013, University of Iceland
The Third Workshop on Immigrant Languages in America, September 2012, Penn State University
Second Workshop on Immigrant Languages in America, September 2011, University of Oslo
Investigating Immigrant Languages in America, September 2010, University of Wisconsin, Madison

Call for Papers:

We invite abstracts for 20-minute presentations on any aspect of the linguistics of heritage languages in the Americas (e.g., structural, generative, historical, sociolinguistic, or experimental). Abstracts can be a maximum of two pages in length, including diagrams, charts, and references.

Organizers:

Birna Arnbjörnsdóttir, University of Iceland
Janne Bondi Johannessen, University of Oslo
Michael Putnam, Penn State University
Joseph Salmons, University of Wisconsin - Madison

Local Organizers:

Kathryn Paul, National Heritage Language Resource Center, UCLA, kathrynhumnet.ucla.edu
Olga Kagan, National Heritage Language Resource Center, UCLA, okaganhumnet.ucla.edu



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