LINGUIST List 25.1405

Mon Mar 24 2014

Calls: General Ling, Historical Ling, Lang Documentation, Psycholing, Typology/Russia

Editor for this issue: Anna White <>

Date: 21-Mar-2014
From: Andrey Shluinsky <>
Subject: 3rd Conference-School
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Full Title: 3rd Conference-School

Date: 25-Sep-2014 - 27-Sep-2014
Location: Moscow, Russia
Contact Person: Denis Makhovikov
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics; Historical Linguistics; Language Documentation; Psycholinguistics; Sociolinguistics; Typology

Call Deadline: 15-May-2014

Meeting Description:

A conference for young linguists (up to 35 years) will be held in Moscow. The conference covers a wide range of
linguistic topics.

Institution and Venue: Institute of Linguistics, Russian Academy of sciences. Moscow, Bolshoy Kislovskiy per., 1/12.

The goal of the conference is to provide a general perspective of different fields of linguistics that young linguists are working on. The list of research areas includes the following general areas:

- General linguistics and linguistic theory
- Historical linguistics
- Descriptive and documentary linguistics
- Linguistic typology
- Sociolinguistics
- Psycholinguistics

Working language of the conference: Russian.

Three types of presentations are planned:

- Lectures of invited leading scholars (1 hour)
- Oral presentations (30 min. including discussion)
- Poster presentations

A proceedings volume of short papers is planned after the conference.

Call for Papers:

We invite young Russian-speaking linguists working in different domains to propose presentations.

- Abstracts of the presentations(.doc or .rtf documents not more than 2000 characters) should be sent to
- Also a document with information on the author sould be sent (see the form here
- Please put your family name in the name of both files (e.g. Иванов_заявка, Иванов_тезисы) and send them attached to the same email.
- Please use your family name as the subject of the email.
- Not more than one single-authored presentation and one co-authored presentation may be proposed by one author.

Important Dates:

Deadline for abstracts: 15 May 2014
Notification of acceptance: 15 June 2014
Conference: 25-27 September 2014
Submissions of proceedings papers: 20 October 2014

Unfortunately, we have no possibility to cover any expenses of the participants. Still, we are always ready to provide any help related to practical issues.

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