LINGUIST List 9.919

Sat Jun 20 1998

Calls: Germanic Syntax,NELS 29

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  1. Christer Platzack, 14th Comparative Germanic Syntax Workshop
  2. Kenneth Allen Hyde, NELS 29 -- Final Call for Papers

Message 1: 14th Comparative Germanic Syntax Workshop

Date: Thu, 18 Jun 98 15:49:24 +0200
From: Christer Platzack <>
Subject: 14th Comparative Germanic Syntax Workshop

Second announcement


January 8-9, 1999, Lund, Sweden

Invited speakers:
Kenneth J. Safir, Rutgers
Jan-Wouter Zwart, Groningen

Deadline for submission of abstracts: 
August 1, 1998

The time allotted to each paper is 30 minutes, with an additional 10
minutes for discussion.

Send 3 copies of an anonymous two-page abstract, plus a camera-ready
original with authors name, address, and affiliation,


14th CGS
c/o Asa Wikstrom
Institutionen fr nordiska sprk
Helgonabacken 14
S-223 62 Lund

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Message 2: NELS 29 -- Final Call for Papers

Date: Fri, 19 Jun 1998 18:17:28 -0400 (EDT)
From: Kenneth Allen Hyde <kennyUDel.Edu>
Subject: NELS 29 -- Final Call for Papers

 ************ N E L S 29 *************

 Annual Meeting of the Northeastern Linguistic Society
 * * *
 University of Delaware, Newark, DE

 October 16-18, 1998

================ FINAL CALL FOR PAPERS ====================

One-page anonymous abstracts for talks or posters on any aspect of
theoretical linguistics are requested. References, but no examples
may be included on a separate page. Individuals may submit no more
than on abstract for which they are the primary author.

 Submissions Deadline: July 1, 1998

Paper and electronic submissions will be accepted; fax submissions
will not. Abstracts should be single-spaced in 12-pt Times font
(except for phonetic transcriptions) and sized for 8.5"x11" paper.
Top margins should be at least 1.5 inches, with at least one inch for
the bottom and side margins.

Submissions should include: The title, the name(s) of the author(s),
affiliation(s), mailing and email addresses where the primary author
can be reached over the summer, subfield of linguistics which the
abstract represents, and whether the abstract is being submitted for
consideration as a talk, poster, or both. For paper submissions, ten
anonymous copies should be submitted, and the author information
should be typed ona 3"x5" index card. For electronic submissions,
follow the instructions at the NELS 29 website:


 Address for correspondance:
 * * *
 NELS 29 Abstracts Committee
 Department of Linguistics
 46 E. Delaware Avenue
 Newark, DE 19716

 email: nels-29UDel.Edu

Unless otherwise indicated, acknowledgement of receipt will be via

Registration Information

 Preregistration fees
 * * * 
 $20 (US) for students and $40 (US) for others 
 before September 16, 1998. 

 On-site registration fees
 * * *
 $25 (US) for students and $50 (US) for others

For further information, please consult the NELS 29 website or contact
us at the e-mail address listed above.
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