LINGUIST List 19.3701

Thu Dec 04 2008

Confs: Phonology/UK

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        1.    Patrick Honeybone, 6th Old World Conference in Phonology

Message 1: 6th Old World Conference in Phonology
Date: 01-Dec-2008
From: Patrick Honeybone <>
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6th Old World Conference in Phonology Short Title: OCP6

Date: 21-Jan-2009 - 24-Jan-2009 Location: Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom Contact: Patrick Honeybone Contact Email: Meeting URL:

Linguistic Field(s): Phonology

Meeting Description:

The department of Linguistics and English Language at the University of Edinburgh is proud to announce that the sixth Old World Conference in Phonology (OCP6) will take place in Edinburgh from 22nd to 24th January 2009. OCP6 is organised by a group of phonologists at Edinburgh, and it follows in the line of previous OCP conferences, which have been held in Leiden, Tromsø, Budapest, Rhodes and Toulouse.

Sixth Old World Conference in Phonology 22-24 January 2009

Invited Speakers: B. Elan Dresher (University of Toronto) Jennifer Hay (University of Canterbury) Marc van Oostendorp (Meertens Instituut & Leiden University)

The conference will be preceded by a workshop on subsegmental phonology on 21st January, organised by Bert Botma (Leiden) and Patrick Honeybone (Edinburgh), with the title ''The Privative Project: is it still worth pursuing?'' Those attending the conference will be very welcome to attend the workshop, too.

Programme and Booking: The programme for the OCP6 conference and prefatory workshop are now available on the website. Booking details are also available on the website, as is information about booking accommodation in Edinburgh.

Conference Website: