LINGUIST List 26.4162

Mon Sep 21 2015

Confs: Cognitive Science, Language Acquisition/USA

Editor for this issue: Anna White <>

Date: 21-Sep-2015
From: Anna Papafragou <>
Subject: Symposium of the Society for Language Development
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Symposium of the Society for Language Development

Date: 12-Nov-2015 - 12-Nov-2015
Location: Boston, MA, USA
Contact: Anna Papafragou
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Meeting URL:

Linguistic Field(s): Cognitive Science; Language Acquisition

Meeting Description:

The Society for Language Development invites you to the 2015 SLD Symposium:

The Development of Pragmatics
Thursday, November 12, 2015, 1:00 - 6:00 pm
George Sherman Union, Boston University, 775 Commonwealth Ave., Boston

Invited Speakers:

Eve Clark, Stanford University
Jesse Snedeker, Harvard University
David Barner, University of California at San Diego

A reception will follow the talks.

To pre-register for the symposium, as well as the BU Conference on Language Development, go to

The cost of registration for the symposium is $20 for members, $10 for student members; $50 for non-members, $25 for student non-members.

For more information, please visit

SLD Student Award:

The Society for Language Development invites applications for the SLD Student Award. This award is intended to help defray the costs of attending the Symposium, for graduate students who are presenting papers or posters at BUCLD. The award includes a year's free membership in the Society for Language Development, free admission to this year's SLD Symposium, and a cash award of $75. Applicants should send a CV and their accepted BUCLD abstract (paper, poster, or alternate status) by email to Cynthia Fisher at ; applications are due by October 1. Up to two graduate students whose CVs show a record of achievement and of sustained interest in interdisciplinary research will be selected. Award recipients will be notified by email before the conference (approximately October 15), and the awards will be announced at the SLD Symposium on Thursday November 12.

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