LINGUIST List 26.3372

Mon Jul 20 2015

Calls: General Linguistics/UK

Editor for this issue: Erin Arnold <>

Date: 20-Jul-2015
From: Henri Kauhanen <>
Subject: Manchester Forum in Linguistics 2015
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Full Title: Manchester Forum in Linguistics 2015
Short Title: mFiL 2015

Date: 06-Nov-2015 - 07-Nov-2015
Location: Manchester, United Kingdom
Contact Person: Henri Kauhanen
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Call Deadline: 05-Aug-2015

Meeting Description:

The Manchester Forum in Linguistics (mFiL) is an annual international conference which brings together new researchers from every field of linguistics.

The aim of the event is to share current work, results and problems, and to provide information and advice for postgraduate students and early career researchers. This includes the presentation of papers, posters, a careers panel and plenary talks, as well as dinner and drinks. This fourth installment of the Forum will be held at The University of Manchester on 6-7 November, 2015.

Final Call for Papers:

Submissions for oral and poster presentations in all areas of linguistics are welcomed. Presentations should be no more than 20 minutes in length with 10 additional minutes allocated for questions, comments and discussion. Preference will be given to abstracts which contain implications for linguistic theory or employ novel methodology.


August 5, 2015 (midnight GMT)


One A4-sized page with 2.5 cm margins on all sides, font 12pt Times single-spaced, PDF format only. Any additional pages will not be considered. A list of references is not necessary, but you may include author-year citations in the body of your abstract. Please DO NOT include your name or affiliation in the abstract.


via EasyChair at (If you have not previously registered with EasyChair, you will need to do so in order to submit an abstract.)

Notifications of acceptance will be sent by email by August 24.

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