LINGUIST List 25.2356

Thu May 29 2014

Calls: General Linguistics, Applied Linguistics, Sociolinguistics/Australia

Editor for this issue: Anna White <>

Date: 29-May-2014
From: Mark Harvey <>
Subject: Australian Linguistic Society
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Full Title: Australian Linguistic Society
Short Title: ALS

Date: 10-Dec-2014 - 12-Dec-2014
Location: Newcastle NSW, Australia
Contact Person: Mark Harvey
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Sociolinguistics

Call Deadline: 05-Sep-2014

Meeting Description:

Australian Linguistic Society: 45th Annual Conference
University of Newcastle, 10-12 December 2014

The 45th annual conference of the Australian Linguistic Society is being hosted by the University of Newcastle. The conference dates are Wednesday, 10 December – Friday, 12 December.

Plenary Speakers:

Professor Isabelle Bril, CNRS
Dr Pia Lane, University of Oslo
Professor Paul Smolensky, Johns Hopkins University

Call for Papers:

The Australian Linguistic Society welcomes papers on any topic within the fields of general linguistics, applied linguistics, and sociolinguistics. Papers are 20 minutes presentation + 10 minutes question time.

Abstract Format:

Document format: pdf required
Page limits: 1 page of text (including title of paper) + 1 page of references, diagrams, example sentences, figures, keywords, tables
Font size: Font must be 12 point
Margins: 2cm on all margins

All abstracts will be reviewed anonymously. The abstract should not include the author's name, affiliation, or other identifying information. Be careful that your name and email are not automatically embedded by your word processor.

Author Information:

Please provide a separate document listing the paper title and providing all relevant author information. If you are interested in submitting your paper for one of the workshops, please state which workshop you wish to be considered for. Workshops are listed on the website.

Abstract and Author Information Submission:

Please submit abstracts and author information as attachments in an email message to:

Important Dates:

Submission deadline: 5 September 2014
Notifications of acceptance or rejection: 10 October 2014.

Please note that ALS policy requires that presenters should be members of ALS.

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