LINGUIST List 23.3048

Fri Jul 13 2012

Calls: General Linguistics/Iceland

Editor for this issue: Alison Zaharee <>

Date: 13-Jul-2012
From: Thórhallur Eythórsson <>
Subject: 25th Scandinavian Conference of Linguistics
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Full Title: 25th Scandinavian Conference of Linguistics Short Title: 25-SCL
Date: 13-May-2013 - 15-May-2013 Location: Reykjavík, Iceland Contact Person: Thórhallur Eythórsson
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:
Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Call Deadline: 01-Nov-2012

Meeting Description:

The conference is organized by the Institute of Linguistics, University of Iceland, under the auspices of the Nordic Association of Linguists (NAL). Discussions on a wide range of linguistic topics are welcome, including syntax, semantics, pragmatics, phonology, phonetics, morphology, child language, second language acquisition, sociolinguistics, historical linguistics and corpus linguistics.

Invited Speakers:

Hans-Martin Gärtner (Hungarian Academy of Sciences)Alec Marantz (New York University)Elisabeth Engberg-Pedersen (University of Copenhagen)

Call for Papers:

We invite abstracts for 30-minute papers (including 10 minutes of discussion). One-page abstracts of maximally 500 words with an additional page for examples, tables and references should be submitted electronically through Easy Abstracts ( The submission period is September 1 - November 1, 2012.

The abstracts should be anonymous. Contact details (name, affiliation and email) along with the title of the paper should be included in the body of the email. Authors will be notified of the outcome of their abstracts by December 1, 2012.

In addition to individual presentations, we invite proposals for theme sessions. They should consist of at least five to six papers that address a common topic of interest. Theme session proposals should be 500-700 words in length, excluding references, and should list the prospective speakers and their presentation titles. They are to be submitted to The deadline for submitting proposals for theme sessions is September 15, 2012. Notification of acceptance decisions will be communicated by October 1, 2012.

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