LINGUIST List 8.614

Sun Apr 27 1997

Calls: Finno-Ugric Studies,Northwest Ling Conf

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  1. Igor Shoshitaishvili, Perspective Trends in Contemporary Finno-Ugric Studies
  2. Darin Howe, Northwest Linguistic Conference (NWLC) 1997

Message 1: Perspective Trends in Contemporary Finno-Ugric Studies

Date: Fri, 25 Apr 97 00:49:26 +0400
From: Igor Shoshitaishvili <>
Subject: Perspective Trends in Contemporary Finno-Ugric Studies


 International Conference

 "Perspective Trends in Contemporary Finno-Ugric Studies".

 November 18-19, 1997

Moscow State University, Russia

Deadline for abstracts: July,1
Abstracts should not exceed 3 pages, an annotation (10 lines) is
Languages of the Conference: Russian or English

Registration fee: 50$
A limited amount of registration fee grants is available.

Please, e-mail you abstracts to:

or send them by ordinary mail to:

Organizing Committee
room 977
Department of Philology
1 korp.
Moscow State University
Vorobiovy gory
Moscow, Russia
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Message 2: Northwest Linguistic Conference (NWLC) 1997

Date: Fri, 25 Apr 1997 01:16:05 -0700 (PDT)
From: Darin Howe <>
Subject: Northwest Linguistic Conference (NWLC) 1997

Dear fellow linguists of the Northwest,

For those of you who were unable to submit an abstract for NWLC '97 (due
to the end of term "crunch"), we have extended the submission deadline to
May 1st. Please spread the word.

N.B.: The Proceedings will be published.

				(NWLC 97)
 MAY 24 - 25, 1997

Papers are invited for NWLC 97, a student-run conference.
Papers are welcome on topics from all areas of linguistics,
including papers which describe work in progress. Please submit
3 anonymous copies of a one page abstract with an additional
page for references. Please also send a separate sheet
identifying the title of the paper, author's name, affiliation,
regular mailing address, email address, phone number, and fax

Each paper will be assigned 30 minutes: 20 minutes for
presentation followed by a 10 minute question/discussion period.

Deadline for receipt of abstracts is NOW MAY 1, 1997. Emailed
abstracts are welcomed. Receipt of abstracts will be
acknowledged via email within 48 hours.

Preference will be given to student papers, although faculty
papers will also be considered. In keeping with NWLC tradition,
preference will be given to submissions from local people.

Crash space will be available.

Abstracts and any inquiries should be sent to:

	Darin Howe or Kimary Shahin
	Department of Linguistics
	University of British Columbia
	Buchanan Building C369
	1866 Main Mall
	Vancouver, B.C.
	Canada V6T 1Z1


	phone: (604) 822-4256; fax: (604) 822-9687.

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