LINGUIST List 26.1004

Thu Feb 19 2015

Calls: Ling & Literature/USA

Editor for this issue: Anna White <>

Date: 16-Feb-2015
From: Rob Troyer <>
Subject: Syntax and Poetry
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Full Title: Syntax and Poetry
Short Title: MLA

Date: 07-Jan-2016 - 10-Jan-2016
Location: Austin, Texas, USA
Contact Person: Don Hardy
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Ling & Literature

Call Deadline: 06-Mar-2015

Meeting Description:

Annual Convention of the Modern Language Association
Syntax and Poetry (CFP for MLA 2016)

How do poets employ and challenge the conventions of syntax for poetic effect?

Call for Papers:

Papers providing a stylistic exploration of the syntax of poetry are welcome. Submit a 300-word abstract by 6 March 2015 to Don Hardy (

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