LINGUIST List 6.733

Thu 25 May 1995

Calls: Going Romance, Chinese Dialect Data

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  1. "F. van der Leeuw", Going Romance
  2. David Prager Branner, Call: Chinese Dialect Data

Message 1: Going Romance

Date: Wed, 24 May 1995 14:21:24 Going Romance
From: "F. van der Leeuw" <>
Subject: Going Romance

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 Ninth Symposium on Romance Linguistics

 Amsterdam, December 7-9

Organized by the Holland Institute of Generative Linguistics (HIL) and
the Research Institute for Language and Speech (OTS Utrecht).


Invited speakers: Jacqueline Gue'ron
 James Harris
 Luigi Rizzi
 Alain Rouveret
 Patrick Sauzet


Papers on al areas of Romance Linguistics are welcome. The presentations
wil take 30 minutes, followed by a 10-minute discussion. A selection of
papers will be published.

Those interested in submitting a paper are invited to send 7 anonymous
copies of an abstract not exceeding 2 pages, plus one camera-ready
original containing author's name, address, affiliation and e-mail
adress. Abstracts submitted by e-mail or fax within the deadline can be
accepted under the condition that a camera-ready original is received
within 1 week.


Organizing Committee: J. Dekkers (French/HIL), D. Delfitto (Romance/OTS),
A. Hulk (French/HIL), F. van der Leeuw (HIL), M. Nespor (Italian/HIL).

Address: Phone:
Going Romance ++31-20-5253805 or
Department of French ++31-20-5254635
University of Amsterdam Fax:
Spuistraat 134 ++31-20-5254429
1012 VT Amsterdam E-mail:
The Netherlands
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Message 2: Call: Chinese Dialect Data

Date: Sat, 20 May 1995 12:50:31 Call: Chinese Dialect Data
From: David Prager Branner <>
Subject: Call: Chinese Dialect Data

 The Yuen Ren Society for the Promotion of Chinese Dialect Fieldwork
 Conference on Fresh Dialect Data, March '96
 (first call)

 The next meeting of the Yuen Ren Society will be in March, 1996,
in conjunction with the 206th Annual Meeting of the American Oriental
Society, in Philadephia. This will be an open panel discussion of a
number of original reports on Chinese dialects, all of which will appear
in the next issue of the Society's journal, the _Treasury_. Submissions
are now being accepted.

 The final deadline for us to receive your draft is 24 September
1995. (Please send it to us sooner if possible!) Your draft will be
submitted anonymously to our review panel, and you will be notified of our
decision by mid-October. You will then have until the end of the year to
submit your final draft, which will be published in the next issue of the
_Treasury_. The _Treasury_ will be available to all conference
participants in plenty of time for them to have read it before the

 More detailed information is available from the Society. Please
write by email to ( or by regular mail to:

 The Yuen Ren Society,
 att'n: David Prager Branner
 Asian Languages and Literature
 University of Washington
 Box 353521
 Seattle, WA 98195-3521 USA

Information is also available via the World Wide Web. There is a list of
suggestions for possible submissions at
and a style sheet at
General information about the Society will be found at
General information about the _Treasury_ will be found at

 We apologize for the multiple postings that some people may be
receiving of this information.

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