LINGUIST List 25.4238

Sat Oct 25 2014

Calls: Arabic, General Linguistics/USA

Editor for this issue: Anna White <awhitelinguistlist.org>


Date: 22-Oct-2014
From: Mushira Eid <mushira.eidutah.edu>
Subject: 29th Annual Symposium on Arabic Linguistics
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Full Title: 29th Annual Symposium on Arabic Linguistics

Date: 09-Apr-2015 - 11-Apr-2015
Location: Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA
Contact Person: Hamid Ouali
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Subject Language(s): Arabic, Standard

Call Deadline: 15-Nov-2014

Meeting Description:

29th Annual Symposium on Arabic Linguistics
The University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee
April 9-11, 2015

The Arabic Linguistics Society together with the University of Wisconsin’s Department of Linguistics, College of Letters and Science, are pleased to announce the 29th Annual Symposium on Arabic Linguistics (29th ASAL) to be held at The University of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, April 9-11, 2015.

An open forum for scholars interested in theoretical and applied issues in Arabic linguistics with particular focus on research in the following areas of Arabic linguistics: linguistic analysis (phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics), sociolinguistics, psycholinguistics, historical linguistics, corpus linguistics, and computational linguistics.

Keynote Speakers:

Reem Bassiouney (American University in Cairo)
Stuart Davis (Indiana University)
Peter Hallman (University of Vienna)

Fees:

Arabic Linguistics Society membership: $35 for students and $50 for non-students.

Registration Fees:

Through March 1, 2015: $40 for students and $70 for non-students
After March 1, 2015: $50 for students and $80 for non-students

Online Registration and Payment:

Instructions to be announced at the symposium website. http://www4.uwm.edu/letsci/conferences/asal29/

Final Call for Papers:

Deadline extension: 22 November 2014

Papers are invited on topics that deal with theoretical and applied issues in Arabic Linguistics. Research in the following areas of Arabic linguistics is encouraged: linguistic analysis (phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics), sociolinguistics, psycholinguistics, historical linguistics, corpus linguistics, and computational linguistics.

Persons interested in presenting papers are requested to prepare an abstract following the Arabic Linguistics Society’s guidelines for writing abstracts at this link:

http://www4.uwm.edu/letsci/linguistics/als/symposia/index.cfm

To submit an abstract, please go to http://linguistlist.org/easyabs/ASAL29 and follow the instructions on the link. If you have any questions, please contact the conference organizers at: asal-29uwm.edu

Deadline for receipt of abstracts: midnight (EDT) November 22, 2014

Twenty minutes will be allowed for each presentation followed by 10 minutes for questions and discussion.

For further inquiries regarding the Arabic Linguistics Society, please contact the ALS Executive Director Mushira Eid at mushira.eidutah.edu.

Selected papers from the symposium may be considered for publication.



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