LINGUIST List 6.1272

Tue Sep 19 1995

Calls: Workshop on focus

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  1. Workshop on Focus, 2nd Call for Papers

Message 1: 2nd Call for Papers

Date: Sun, 17 Sep 1995 23:03:28 2nd Call for Papers
From: Workshop on Focus <>
Subject: 2nd Call for Papers

This is a reminder, which includes information about registration.


*******************WORKSHOP ON FOCUS*********************

University of Massachusetts, Amherst
December 8-10, 1995

Guest Speakers

Eva Hajicova, Charles University Prague
Barbara Partee, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Lisa Selkirk, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Peter Sgall, Charles University Prague

	The Department of Linguistics and the GLSA (Graduate Linguistics
 Student Association) at the University of Massachusetts at Amherst
submission of abstracts for the Workshop on Focus, an interdisciplinary
workshop on the role of focus in grammar. It intends to cover diverse
areas of
formal linguistics, such as phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax,
semantics, pragmatics, and psycholinguistics. Each talk is 30 minutes
followed by a 10 minute discussion.
The proceedings of the workshop will be published as a special volume of
(University of Massachusetts Occasional Papers) from GLSA.

	Please send 6 copies of an anonymous abstract, maximum 2 pages
including references, tables, diagrams, and examples. Fonts should be no
than 12 points, and at least 1 inch margin on all sides. The abstract
arrive at the address below by October 2, 1995. No e-mail or fax
accepted. Along with the abstract, enclose an index card (3"x5") with
title of
paper, authorUs name, affiliation, address, telephone number, and e-mail

Workshop on Focus
Organizing Committee
Department of Linguistics
South College
University of Massachusetts
Amherst, MA 01003

For further information,	Fax: 413-545 2792


Before Oct.20			Student	$10		Others	$15
After Oct 20 and on-site 	Student	$15		Others	$25

Please, send check or money order made out to GLSA together with the
registration form below to:
Workshop on Focus, Dept. of Linguistics (South College),
University of Massachusetts, Amherst MA 01003.

Registration Form

Name ______________________________________________

Affiliation __________________	Address ____________________


Telephone number _____________________

Email ___________________________

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