LINGUIST List 24.1370

Thu Mar 21 2013

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

Editor for this issue: Alison Zaharee <>

Date: 20-Mar-2013
From: WAFL9 Organizing Committee <>
Subject: 9th Workshop on Altaic Formal Linguistics
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Full Title: 9th Workshop on Altaic Formal LinguisticsShort Title: WAFL9

Date: 23-Aug-2013 - 25-Aug-2013Location: Ithaca, New York, USAContact Person: Andrew JosephMeeting Email: < click here to access email >
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Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics; Morphology; Phonology; Semantics; Syntax

Language Family(ies): Altaic

Call Deadline: 01-Apr-2013

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 invited speakers are professors Guglielmo Cinque, Bruce Hayes, and Susumu Kuno.

Final Call for Papers:

Abstracts are invited for 20-minute talks (plus 10-minute discussions) on topics dealing with formal aspects of any area of theoretical Altaic linguistics, including syntax, phonology, morphology, and semantics. The term ‘Altaic’ is understood to include Turkic, Mongolic, and Tungusic languages, as well as Korean and Japanese; abstract submissions on the linguistics of any members of this group are welcome.

Abstract Submission Guidelines:

We are using Easy Abstracts at The LINGUIST List for the submission and the review process. The address for abstract submission is:

Abstracts should be no more than two pages; examples should be part of the text. Please do not include your name or affiliation on the abstract. The number of abstracts per author is limited to one single-authored and one co-authored abstract.

Abstract submission deadline: April 1, 2013

Abstracts will be reviewed anonymously. Notification of acceptance will be sent in early May 2013.

Contact: wafl9.cornell.eduWebsite:

The proceedings of WAFL9 will be published by MITWPL.

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