LINGUIST List 23.5360

Wed Dec 19 2012

Calls: Germanic, General Linguistics/USA

Editor for this issue: Alison Zaharee <>

Date: 20-Nov-2012
From: David Fertig <>
Subject: Germanic Linguistics Annual Conference 19
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Full Title: Germanic Linguistics Annual Conference 19Short Title: GLAC 19

Date: 26-Apr-2013 - 27-Apr-2013Location: Buffalo, NY, USAContact Person: David FertigMeeting Email: fertigbuffalo.eduWeb Site:

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Other Specialty: Germanic Languages

Call Deadline: 15-Jan-2013

Meeting Description:

The Germanic Linguistics Annual Conference brings together scholars from around the world for two days of talks on a wide range of Germanic topics. Invited speakers in 2013 will be Neil Jacobs (The Ohio State University, Emeritus) and Stefan Müller (Freie Universität Berlin).

Call for Papers:

Faculty, graduate students, and independent scholars are invited to submit abstracts for 20-minute papers for presentation at GLAC 19. Papers may be on any linguistic or philological aspect of any Germanic language or dialect, including English (to the Early Modern period) and the extraterritorial varieties. Papers from any area of linguistics or philology and from any theoretical perspective are welcome. Authors may submit a maximum of two abstracts. All abstracts will undergo anonymous review.

Please submit abstracts online at:

Abstracts should be uploaded in pdf format. The length should not exceed 1 page in a standard 12 point font. The page should be headed only by the title of the paper and should contain no self-identification.

Notifications of acceptance or rejection will be sent out by email by February 15, 2013.

The Linguistic Society of America provides tips for writing a good abstract at:

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