LINGUIST List 24.1618

Tue Apr 09 2013

Calls: Syntax, Morphology/Brazil

Editor for this issue: Alison Zaharee <>

Date: 09-Apr-2013
From: Marcelo Sibaldo <>
Subject: Agreement - In Honor of Maria Denilda Moura
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Full Title: Agreement - In Honor of Maria Denilda Moura
Date: 06-Feb-2014 - 07-Feb-2014 Location: Recife-PE, Brazil Contact Person: Marcelo Sibaldo
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:
Linguistic Field(s): Morphology; Syntax

Call Deadline: 31-Jul-2013

Meeting Description:

This first GETEGRA international thematic workshop in Recife-PE, Brazil, will take place on February 6-7, 2014. It aims to explore agreement in the generative perspective mainly, in order to honor Professor Maria Denilda Moura who, besides being mentor of the GETEGRA professors, has been contributing to Brazilian Portuguese Linguistics by carrying on research about this topic.

Invited Speakers:

João Costa (Universidade Nova de Lisboa)
Marcel den Dikken (The Graduate Center, CUNY)
Ian Roberts (University of Cambridge)

Conference Organizers:

Grupo de Estudos em Teoria da Gramática (GETEGRA)
Dorothy Bezerra Silva de Brito
Adeilson Pinheiro Sedrins
Marcelo Amorim Sibaldo
Cláudia Roberta Tavares Silva

Call for Papers:

Abstracts are invited for 20-minute talks (plus 10 minutes for discussion). There will also be a poster session.

Abstract Guidelines:

The official language of the workshop is English, thus abstracts must be delivered in this language. They must be anonymous and are not to exceed two pages in length (including examples and references, on the second page), A4 or letter-size, 12-point Times New Roman font, with 1-inch/2,5-cm margins, single line spacing. Submissions are limited to 1 individual and 1 joint abstract per author, or 2 joint abstracts per author. The abstracts should be sent to the email address up until July 31, 2013. Speakers will be notified of the results of their abstract review by October 15, 2013.

Please include the following information in the email:

1. Paper title
2. Name(s) of author(s)
3. Affiliation(s) of author(s)
4. Email address to which the notification of acceptance should be sent
5. Plenary/poster section

Important Dates:

Call deadline: July 31, 2013
Notification of acceptance: October 15, 2013
Workshop: February 6-7, 2014

Page Updated: 09-Apr-2013