LINGUIST List 22.4727

Mon Nov 28 2011

Calls: Syntax, Semantics, Morphology/USA

Editor for this issue: Alison Zaharee <>

        1.     Patrick Grosz , Formal Approaches to South Asian Languages 2

Message 1: Formal Approaches to South Asian Languages 2
Date: 27-Nov-2011
From: Patrick Grosz <>
Subject: Formal Approaches to South Asian Languages 2
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Full Title: Formal Approaches to South Asian Languages 2 Short Title: FASAL 2
Date: 17-Mar-2012 - 18-Mar-2012 Location: Cambridge, Massachusetts, USA Contact Person: Pritty Patel-Grosz
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >

Linguistic Field(s): Morphology; Semantics; Syntax

Call Deadline: 23-Dec-2011

Meeting Description:

The Department of Linguistics & Philosophy at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is proud to host the second Formal Approaches to South Asian Languages (FASAL) workshop. The main aim of this workshop is to provide a platform to discuss South Asian Linguistics from the perspective of formal syntax, semantics and morphology.

Invited Speakers:

Rajesh Bhatt (University of Massachusetts, Amherst)Veneeta Dayal (Rutgers University)Brendan Gillon (McGill University)Maria Polinksy (Harvard University)

2nd Call for Papers:

We invite submissions for 20 min talks plus 10 min for discussion. Abstracts must be anonymous, in PDF format, 2 pages (A4 or letter), in a font size no less than 11pt, and with margins of 1 inch/2.5cm. Please submit abstracts via EasyAbs (see link below) no later than December 23, 2011.

Link to the abstract submission page:

Deadline for submission: December 23, 2011Notification: Early January, 2012

If you have any questions, please write to

Best wishes,

Patrick Grosz (on behalf of the organizers)

Sabine Iatridou (MIT)Laura Grestenberger (Harvard)Pritty Patel-Grosz (MIT)Norvin Richards (MIT)

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