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Date: Thu, 25 Nov 1993 01:32:19 SALSA Call for Papers
From: jonathan loftin <jonathanccwf.cc.utexas.edu>
Subject: SALSA Call for Papers


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 S A L S A
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 CALL FOR PAPERS
The Symposium About Language and Society-Austin is pleased to announce its
Second Annual Meeting to be held April 15-17, 1994 at the University of Texas
at Austin. Papers are invited on topics concerning the relationship between
language, culture and society. These include but are not limited to:

 Linguistic Anthropology
 Variation and Social Networks
 Natural Discourse
 Ethnography of Communication
 Speech Play, Verbal Art, and Poetics
 Discourse-based Approaches to Language and Culture

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 1994 KEYNOTE SPEAKERS
 IAN HANCOCK--UNIVERSITY OF TEXAS AT AUSTIN
 CAROL MYERS-SCOTTON--UNIVERSITY OF S. CAROLINA
 KATHRYN WOOLARD--UC SAN DIEGO

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Papers delivered at the conference will be published in a special edition
of the Texas Linguistic Forum. Speakers will be allotted 20 minutes for
presentation and 10 minutes for discussion. Papers will be selected based on
the evaluation of an ANONYMOUS proposal which may not exceed one page
(unreduced). The proposal should include a specific statement of the topic or
issue, a brief description of the relevant data, and the conclusions. Please
submit SIX (6) copies of the proposal, on 81/2x11 paper, to the address below.
Proposals should be accompanied by a 3x5 card with the following information:
1) The title of the paper 2) Author's name(s) 3) Author's affiliation
4) Address and phone number at which the author wishes to be notified.
In addition please submit a one hundred word abstract of the proposal,
on a 3.5" disc, for publication in the conference program. Discs may be either
IBM or Macintosh, in text-only or ASCII format. Please label your disc clearly.

Submissions must be received by January 18. 1994. Late submissions will not be
accepted, and we cannot accept papers which are to be published elsewhere.
Notification of acceptance or rejection will be sent in early February, 1994.
Registration fees will be $15 for students and $25 for non-students. Papers
must be received by May 6, 1994 to be included in the published proceedings.

Please send all correspondence to:
SALSA
Department of Linguistics
UT Austin
Austin, TX. 78712-1196.
email: SALSAutxvms.cc.utexas.edu

*NOTE: We cannot accept abstracts sent via email.
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