We Have a New Site!

With the help of your donations we have been making good progress on designing and launching our new website! Check it out at https://linguistlist.org/!
***We are still in our beta stages for the new site--if you have any feedback, be sure to let us know at webdevlinguistlist.org***

The 32nd Annual Symposium on Arabic Linguistics

Conference URL: https://english.clas.asu.edu/research/community-university-initiatives/conferences/symposium-arabic-linguistics

The Arabic Linguistics Society together with Arizona State University’s Department of English are pleased to announce the 32nd Annual Symposium on Arabic Linguistics to be held at Arizona State University in Tempe, on February 23-25, 2018.
Papers are invited on topics that deal with theoretical and applied issues in Arabic Linguistics. Research in the following areas of Arabic linguistics is encouraged: linguistic analysis (phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, and pragmatics), sociolinguistics, psycholinguistics, discourse analysis, historical linguistics, corpus linguistics, and computational linguistics.

Keynote Speakers:

Damir Cavar (Indiana University)
Kristen Brustad (University of Texas)
Reem Khamis-Dakwar (Adelphi University)
Usama Soltan. (Middlebury College)

Persons interested in presenting papers are requested to prepare an abstract, following the guidelines at this link:

Please note that abstracts submitted by e-mail will not be accepted. Should you face any problem submitting your abstract, please contact ALS: [email protected] .

Deadline for Receipt of Abstracts: November 1, 2017

Twenty minutes will be allowed for each presentation followed by 10 minutes for questions and discussion.


Arabic Linguistics Society membership: $50 for students and $70 for non-students.

Registration fees (required of all presenters at the symposium):

Through January 15: $40 for students and $60 for non-students
After January 15: $50 for students and $70 for non-students

To register online, please go to:


For information about conference, please contact the conference organizers at: [email protected]

For further inquiries regarding the Arabic Linguistics Society, please contact the ALS Executive Director Hamid Ouali at [email protected]

Selected papers from the symposium may be considered for publication.

Abstract Submission has been closed
Abstract Review is closed
Meeting Location:
Tempe, Arizona

Contact Information:
Hamid Ouali
[email protected]

Meeting Dates:
Feb 23, 2018 to Feb 25, 2018

Abstract Submission Information:
Abstracts can be submitted from 16-Jun-2017 until 01-Nov-2017.

The 32nd Annual Symposium on Arabic Linguistics, [email protected]