LINGUIST List 25.3952

Wed Oct 08 2014

Calls: Baltic, General Linguistics/Lithuania

Editor for this issue: Anna White <>

Date: 06-Oct-2014
From: Jurgis Pakerys <>
Subject: 12th International Congress of Balticists
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Full Title: 12th International Congress of Balticists

Date: 28-Oct-2015 - 31-Oct-2015
Location: Vilnius, Lithuania
Contact Person: Jurgis Pakerys
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Language Family(ies): Baltic

Call Deadline: 30-Nov-2014

Meeting Description:

The International Congress of Balticists takes place every five years in either Vilnius or Rīga. In 2015 the Congress will be held at Vilnius University and will consist of a general section and a number of workshops.

Invited Speakers:

- Pietro U. Dini (Pisa University)
- Axel Holvoet (Warsaw University, Vilnius University)
- Jay Jasanoff (Harvard University)
- Wojciech Smoczyński (Jagiellonian University in Kraków)

Organizing Committee:

- Birutė Kabašinskaitė
- Jurgis Pakerys
- Vytautas Rinkevičius
- Daiva Sinkevičiūtė
- Bonifacas Stundžia (chair)
- Miguel Villanueva Svensson

Call for Workshop Proposals:

The workshops should be organized by a group of at least two scholars who prepare a description of the workshop indicating the main problems and issues to be addressed. The organizers of the workshop will inform the organizing committee about their proposal by email. They will then publish the call for papers by themselves and will collect the abstracts to forward them later to the organizing committee.


Submission of workshop proposals: 30 November 2014
Notification of acceptance: 31 December 2014

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