LINGUIST List 4.880

Tue 26 Oct 1993

FYI: Language And Power, PALA Competition

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  1. Ron Southerland, Update on Language and Power
  2. Dr G A Myers, Language and Literature Prize

Message 1: Update on Language and Power

Date: Fri, 22 Oct 93 21:16:02 MDT
From: Ron Southerland <>
Subject: Update on Language and Power
An updated Language and Power Bibliography has been placed on the
Listserv. This substantially revised version of the bibliography
contains items suggested after the 1992 version was posted,
together with more recent 1992 and 1993 publications.
The file can be retrieved by sending the message:
 get power text linguist
Ron Southerland
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Message 2: Language and Literature Prize

Date: Sat, 23 Oct 1993 20:58:28
From: Dr G A Myers <>
Subject: Language and Literature Prize
The Poetics and Linguistics Association (PALA), in conjunction with Longman,
the publishers of the journal "Language and Literature", will award two
prizes per year for the next three years for the best papers published in
areas of interest to PALA members, and typically covered by "Language and
Literature". The PALA Prize (#100, a year's free membership of PALA
and free attendance at a PALA conference) and the Longman Prize (#100 worth
of Longman literature and/or linguistics books and one year's free
subscription to "Language and Literature") will be awarded by a
specially appointed committee. The competition for the first two
prizes will cover papers published in 1992 and 1993.
The closing date for nominations is 31 January 1994.
For further details, contact one of the editors of "Language and Literature"
(for addresses see the inside front cover of the journal) or any PALA
Committee member. Email details can be obtained shortly from
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