LINGUIST List 23.5113

Fri Dec 07 2012

Confs: Altaic, Syntax, Semantics, Morphology, Phonology, General Ling/USA

Editor for this issue: Alison Zaharee <>

Date: 07-Dec-2012
From: Andrew Joseph <>
Subject: 9th Workshop on Altaic Formal Linguistics
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9th Workshop on Altaic Formal LinguisticsShort Title: WAFL9

Date: 23-Aug-2013 - 25-Aug-2013Location: Ithaca, New York, USAContact: Andrew JosephContact Email:

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics; Morphology; Phonology; Semantics; Syntax

Language Family(ies): Altaic

Meeting Description:

The Department of Linguistics at Cornell University is pleased to announce the 9th Workshop on Altaic Formal Linguistics (WAFL9), to be held on August 23-25, 2013. The workshop will include talks on topics dealing with formal aspects of any area of theoretical Altaic linguistics, including syntax, phonology, morphology, and semantics. The invited speakers are professors Guglielmo Cinque, Bruce Hayes, and Susumu Kuno. The term ‘Altaic’ is understood to include Turkic, Mongolic, and Tungusic languages, as well as Korean and Japanese; we welcome discussion on the linguistics of any members of this group.

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