LINGUIST List 9.751

Tue May 19 1998

Calls: Armenian Linguistics, Medieval English

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  1. Anaid Donabedian, Armenian Linguistics
  2. Rosa Perez Rodriguez, XI Int. SELIM Conf: Medieval English Language & Literature

Message 1: Armenian Linguistics

Date: Tue, 19 May 1998 00:03:15 +0200
From: Anaid Donabedian <>
Subject: Armenian Linguistics


Institut National des Langues et Civilisations Orientales (INaLCO), 
PARIS, JULY 5-9, 1999

Papers will not be restricted in terms of topic or theoretical approach.
Workshops will be organized according to paper proposals. We invite papers
on the following topics (the list is not exhaustive)
- Typological and descriptive Armenian linguistics (morphology, syntax,
phonetics, pragmatics ; synchrony, diachrony and dialectology) 
- History of Armenian linguistics ; Armenian and theoretical linguistics
- Sociolinguistics and language policy
- The Computer in Armenian linguistics 
- Comparative grammar and Indo-european studies
- Study of texts and translation questions (only from a linguistic point of
DEADLINE for submission of proposals: SEPTEMBER, 30, 1998 
Proposals for presentations should be sent to: 
Anaid Donabedian, 57, Bd Jourdan, 75014 Paris, France
Fax +33 1 44 15 10 61	e-mail:

The fee for participating in the conference will be 500 FF (roughly US$100)
 (students : 150 FF) 

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Message 2: XI Int. SELIM Conf: Medieval English Language & Literature

Date: Tue, 19 May 1998 16:53:11 +0100
From: Rosa Perez Rodriguez <>
Subject: XI Int. SELIM Conf: Medieval English Language & Literature

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The 11th International Conference of SELIM will be held at the University
of Vigo from 24 to 26 September 1998. Prof. David Denison (University of
Manchester), Prof. Matti Rissanen (University of Helsinki), Dr Stuart Lee
(Oxford University Computing Services) and Dr Andrew Breeze (Universidad
de Navarra) have already confirmed their participation as plenary lecturers.

Proposals of communications are welcome, with a deadline of May 31, 1998.
Papers will last 20 minutes with a 10-minute discussion period to follow.
Abstracts should be no longer than 200 words and should be submitted in
print and on a floppy disk (Microsoft Word or Word Perfect) to the
following address:
 Secretara de SELIM98
 Facultade de Humanidades. Universidade de Vigo
 Aptdo. 874. E-36200 Vigo (Spain)

Submissions should include name(s) and institutional affiliation(s) of
the author(s), telephone, fax and e-mail address. Please indicate if you
need an overhead projector, a computer or any other facilities.
Acceptance of proposals will be communicated in June 1998. The third
circular will be sent around June 1998 and will carry fuller information
on the arrangements for the conference.

For any enquiries about accomodation or travel arrangements please
contact BIVES TOUR at

For further information visit the conference website at:
or send and e-mail to:

The Organising Committee, May 1998
 Ana M Bringas Lpez
 Dolores Gonzlez Alvarez
 Javier Prez Guerra
 Eduardo Varela Bravo
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