LINGUIST List 7.829

Wed Jun 5 1996

Calls: LASSO, Eng in SE Asia, Doctorants de Linguistique

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  1. "Garland D. Bills", LASSO Last Call
  2. POEDGR, Conference on English in Southeast Asia
  3. adl, call for paper (in french, sorry!)

Message 1: LASSO Last Call

Date: Mon, 03 Jun 1996 12:55:33 MDT
From: "Garland D. Bills" <>
Subject: LASSO Last Call

 25th Annual Meeting of the
 Linguistic Association of the Southwest

 October 11-13, 1996
 Louisiana State University
 Baton Rouge, Louisiana

Invited Speaker: Barbara Johnstone (Texas A&M University)
 "Profiles of Texas Speech: Discourse Issues"

 Proposals for papers in any area of linguistics will be
considered. Submissions for the 1995 meeting in Baton Rouge are
particularly encouraged in the areas of discourse analysis,
languages and variation in Louisana, and Mayan linguistics.
Papers by graduate students are especially solicited and may be
considered for the Helmut Esau Prize, a $250 cash award made
annually by LASSO.

 Presentation time for papers will be limited to twenty
minutes plus ten minutes for discussion.

 **The DEADLINE for receipt of abstracts is June 15, 1996.**
Notification of acceptance of papers will be sent out by August
1, 1996.

 Only one abstract as single author and a second as co-author
will be accepted from any individual.

 Abstracts must be no longer than one page ( c. 250 words)
and should summarize the main points of the paper and explain
relevant aspects of the data, methodology, and argumentation
employed; abstracts of accepted papers will be published exactly
as received in a booklet for distribution at the meeting. At the
beginning of your abstract place the paper title, and at the end
of the abstract (or on a separate page) repeat the title along
with your name, affiliation, mailing address, telephone number,
and e-mail address.

 It is preferred that abstracts be submitted by e-mail to:
In the absence of e-mail, or if your abstract contains any
special symbols, send one hard copy of the abstract (preferably
with a diskette, labeled for operating system and word processing
program) to:
 Mary Jane Hurst
 Department of English
 Texas Tech University
 Lubbock, TX 79409-3091
 Tel. (806) 742-2501

 * * * * * * * * * * * * * * * *

Presentation of papers at the LASSO annual meetings is a
privilege of membership in LASSO; 1995 dues must be paid by June
15 in order for your abstract to be considered. Annual membership
dues for individuals are US$15.00 (or US$7.50 for students,
retired persons, and those not employed). To pay dues or for
additional information, contact:
 Garland D. Bills
 Executive Director, LASSO
 Department of Linguistics
 University of New Mexico
 Albuquerque, NM 87131-1196 USA
 Tel. (505) 277-7416
 Fax (505) 277-6355
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Message 2: Conference on English in Southeast Asia

Date: Tue, 04 Jun 1996 13:36:00 +0800
From: POEDGR <>
Subject: Conference on English in Southeast Asia

21 - 23 November 1996
Division of English Language & Applied Linguistics
National Institute of Education
Nanyang Technological University

Call for Paper Proposals

The Division of English Language and Applied Linguistics at Singapores
National Institute of Education is forging international collaborative links in
hosting the first of a proposed series of conferences on English in the
Southeast Asian region. The main purpose of this first conference is to
bring together participants interested in not only the academic and
research-oriented aspects of English language, but also its use in daily life
across a wide spectrum of contexts.

Topic Areas

Presentations at the conference will cover the following topic areas:

English and

7 Education (at all levels)	7 Publishing
7 Literacy	7 Dictionaries
7 Literature	7 Textbooks
7 Society	7 the Workplace
7 the Media	7 the Law
7 Business	7 the Internet

Speakers will include:
Koh Tai Ann, NIE, Singapore
Asmah Haji Omar, Malaysia
Gary Jones, Brunei
Susan Butler, Australia

Dates and Venue
The conference will cover two full days (Thursday, 21 Nov. and Friday,
22 Nov.) and one half day (Saturday, 23 Nov.). Conference activities will
take place in the Raffles Building on the campus of the National Institute
of Education.

7 Submissions:	7 Deadlines:
1. 150-word abstract2. 50-100 word biodata	Proposals: 31 August
3. Non-returnable floppy disk containing items 1 and 2. Please label disk
clearly with you name, paper title, software used and stating whether it is
IBM or Mac format. Please ensure that your disk is virus-free. 4.
Completed registration form.	Registration Forms and Payment:7 at early
bird rates: S$100.00(+ $3. GSTfor Singapore residents)1 Aug.19967 at
standard rates:S$120.00(+ $3.60 GST for Singapore residents)after 1

Presentation Format
40 minute sessions:
30 minute presentation
10 minutes for questions and answers
one and a half hours
on Saturday morning

Submission of Proposals and Registration Forms
Send abstracts and registration forms and bank drafts or Singapore
cheques payable to National Institute of Education to:

First Regional Conference on English in Southeast Asia
Division of English Language & Applied Linguistics
National Institute of Education
469 Bukit Timah Road
Singapore 259756

Tel. (65) 460-5129	Fax (65) 469-8433
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Message 3: call for paper (in french, sorry!)

Date: Tue, 04 Jun 1996 19:39:44 +0200
From: adl <>
Subject: call for paper (in french, sorry!)
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Merci de diffuser le plus largement possible l'information suivante :
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 6-7 decembre 1996
 Universite de Paris 7 - Denis Diderot

	Structure creee et geree par des doctorants, l'Atelier des Doctorants d
Linguistique (A.D.L.) de Paris 7, dans le cadre de son ecole doctorale, a
pour objectif de favoriser les echanges entre etudiants travaillant dans =
domaines et des cadres theoriques differents. Dans cette optique, il
organise pour la troisieme annee consecutive des rencontres, occasion pou=
de jeunes linguistes de presenter leurs travaux et de confronter leurs
points de vue a travers:

 =B7 des presentations dans des domaines varies de la linguistique
 =B7 des ateliers-debats autour de themes transversaux
 =B7 des pauses conviviales laissant le temps aux discussions=20

La particularite de ces rencontres est leur caractere etudiant :
organisation, comite de lecture et intervenants.

	Les communications se situeront dans les domaines suivants : histoire d
idees linguistiques, lexicologie, linguistique et informatique, morpholog=
phonetique, phonologie, pragmatique, psycholinguistique, semantique,
sociolinguistique, syntaxe. Les etudiants interesses enverront un resume =
trois pages avant le 15 octobre 1996, comprenant : une explicitation de
leurs presupposes theoriques, les hypotheses, exemples et resultats expos=
lors de la presentation.
	Ce resume est a adresser (support papier svp!)en trois exemplaires anon
accompagnes d'une fiche personnalisee (nom, universite de rattachement,
adresse personnelle et professionnelle, telephone, email, titre de la
communication) a=20
l'adresse suivante :
 Troisiemes rencontres
 de l'Atelier des Doctorants de Linguistique de Paris 7
 Universite Paris 7 - Denis Diderot
 UFR de Linguistique - Case 7003
 Tour Centrale, piece 911
 2, place Jussieu
 75251 PARIS Cedex 05

L'acceptation des communications sera notifiee par le comite de lecture
debut novembre 1996.

La participation a ces rencontres est gratuite. Nous essaierons, de plus,=
mettre en place des possibilites d'hebergement. Les personnes souhaitant =
renseignements complementaires peuvent nous contacter a la meme adresse o=
par :
	email :
	www :

Coordination : Isabelle Leglise, Pierre Jalenques (organisation) - Tobias
Scheer (Comite de lecture)

Atelier des Doctorants de Linguistique de l'Universite Paris 7 (A.D.L.)
Coordination des Rencontres :=20
 Isabelle Leglise
 Pierre Jalenques
 Tobias Scheer
Adresse postale :
 U.F.R. de Linguistique - Case 7003
 Universite Paris 7 - Denis Diderot
 2, Place Jussieu
 75251 Paris Cedex 05

Fax : (1) 44 27 79 19=20

Email :

W3 :
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