LINGUIST List 26.3638
Fri Aug 14 2015
Confs: Sino-Tibetan, General Linguistics/USA
Editor for this issue: Anna White <awhitelinguistlist.org>
Chris Donlay <cdonlay
48th International Conference on Sino-Tibetan Languages and Linguistics E-mail this message to a friend
48th International Conference on Sino-Tibetan Languages and Linguistics
Short Title: ICSTLL48
Date: 21-Aug-2015 - 22-Aug-2015
Location: Santa Barbara, CA, USA
Contact: Chris Donlay
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Meeting URL: http://www.linguistics.ucsb.edu/icstll
Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
Language Family(ies): Sino-Tibetan
The 48th International Conference on Sino-Tibetan Languages and Linguistics features the latest linguistic research on Sino-Tibetan and other area languages.
Thursday, August 20
- How Grammars Encode Space in Tibeto-Burman
- Preserving Cultural Heritage in Ethnic Tibetan Communities in China
On-Campus Housing will be available to conference participants, who will be housed in the Manzanita Village Residence Hall. This lovely facility is directly adjacent to Loma Pelona, the conference hall, and is a short walk to the beach. Single- and double-occupancy rooms are available; each floor has multiple single-person bathrooms with locking doors. Click the link below for more information on amenities. http://www.conferences.ucsb.edu/manzanita-village
Housing in the residence halls includes a full meal package, with breakfast, lunch, and dinner available in our state-of-the-art dining halls, which feature a wide variety of healthy foods, with an emphasis on locally sourced and organic ingredients.
Full information on housing will be available on the conference website on May 1. Costs will range from $338 to $561, depending on the number of nights and single versus double accommodation.
Off-Campus Housing is also available, but at increased cost and without a meal plan. Hotels close to UC Santa Barbara include the following:
The Bacara Resort and Spa
The Goodland Kimpton
Courtyard by Marriott
Best Western South Coast Inn
In addition, there is a wide range of hotels in the city of Santa Barbara, which is located approximately a twenty minute drive to the south. Please note that we are unable to provide transportation to the campus from local hotels; however, some hotels offer a shuttle service. We recommend that reservations be made early, as late summer is the peak of the tourist season, so hotels will fill up quickly.
Registration will open May 1; links to register will be available on the conference website.
Early Registration (paid prior to July 15, 2015):
Late Registration (paid after July 15th 2015):
Scott DeLancey, University of Oregon, ''Retention and Divergence in Tibeto-Burman Verb Argument Systems'', August 21
Balthasar Bickel,University of Zurich, ''Kiranti in Global Perspective'', August 22
Detailed information on the program and schedule, along with information on how to attend the conference may be found on the ICSTLL website (http://www.linguistics.ucsb.edu/icstll
Page Updated: 14-Aug-2015