LINGUIST List 9.1272

Tue Sep 15 1998

Calls: Penn Linguistics Colloquium

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  1. Cassandre Creswell, Penn Linguistics Colloquium

Message 1: Penn Linguistics Colloquium

Date: Tue, 15 Sep 1998 12:28:03 -0400 (EDT)
From: Cassandre Creswell <>
Subject: Penn Linguistics Colloquium


 The Penn Linguistics Club Announces

 The Twenty-Third Annual Penn Linguistics Colloquium

 Saturday 27 February and Sunday 28 February 1999

 Invited Speaker: Angelika Kratzer, University of Massachusetts

We welcome papers on any topic in linguistics and related fields. This
year's Colloquium will feature a special session on applications of
constraint based approaches in any of the subfields of linguistics,
including but not limited to phonology, morphology, syntax,
semantics-pragmatics, computational linguistics, sociolinguistics,
historical linguistics, and language acquisition.

Speakers will have twenty minutes for their presentation and five minutes
for discussion and questions.

Prospective speakers should submit three copies of their abstract no later 
than Tuesday 1 December 1998 to:

 The Penn Linguistics Colloquium Committee
 Department of Linguistics
 619 Williams Hall
 University of Pennsylvania
 Philadelphia PA 19104-6305

Abstracts should be no longer than 2 pages in a 12-point font with 1-inch
margins and should be accompanied by an index card including your name,
affiliation (department and institution), address, e-mail address and the
subfield of linguistics (or related discipline) that you find most
appropriate to your topic. In particular, please indicate whether you 
would like your paper to be considered for inclusion in the special

Submissions by e-mail to are welcome.

Colloquium participants are invited to submit their paper to the Penn
Working Papers in Linguistics, which will be published late in the Spring
following the Colloquium. 

If you have further questions, please contact us at the above address or
via e-mail at 

The Colloquium Committee
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