LINGUIST List 26.4951

Fri Nov 06 2015

Calls: Japanese, General Ling/Japan

Editor for this issue: Ashley Parker <ashleylinguistlist.org>


Date: 05-Nov-2015
From: Ayaka Sugawara <fajl8mieugmail.com>
Subject: Formal Approaches to Japanese Linguistics 8
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Full Title: Formal Approaches to Japanese Linguistics 8
Short Title: FAJL 8

Date: 18-Feb-2016 - 20-Feb-2016
Location: Tsu, Mie, Japan
Contact Person: FAJL8 Organizing Committee
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://faculty.human.mie-u.ac.jp/fajl8/

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Subject Language(s): Japanese

Call Deadline: 29-Nov-2015

Meeting Description:

The 8th Meeting of Formal Approaches to Japanese Linguistics (FAJL8) will be held at Mie
University in Mie, Japan on February 18-20, 2016. We invite abstracts from all fields of
theoretical linguistics on Japanese. Talks will be 20 minutes, followed by 10-minute Q&A
session. The proceedings volume of the conference talks will be published from MIT
Working Papers in Linguistics (MITWPL). Accommodation fees will be covered for selected
student presenters.

Invited Speakers:

- Shigeto Kawahara (Keio University)
- Maria Polinsky (University of Maryland)
- Maribel Romero (Universit├Ąt Konstanz)
- Akira Watanabe (University of Tokyo)

2nd Call for Papers:

We invite abstracts for talks and posters from all fields of theoretical linguistics on
Japanese. Talks will be 20 minutes, followed by 10-minute Q&A session. The proceedings
volume of the conference talks will be published from MIT Working Papers in Linguistics
(MITWPL).

Accommodation fees will be covered for selected student presenters.

Abstract format:

- Up to two single spaced pages (A4/Letter)
- 2.5 cm/1 inch margins on each side
- Minimum font size 12pt (Times New Roman)
- Examples should be interspersed throughout the text
- Must be submitted in PDF format
- Must not reveal the identity of the author(s) in any way
- Submissions are limited to two per author, with at most one paper being single-authored

How to submit:

- Submit through EasyChair: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=fajl8

Important dates:

- Deadline for submission: November 29 11:59PM, 2015 (Japan Standard Time)
- Notification of Acceptance: mid December, 2015
- Conference: February 18-20, 2016

Contact: fajl8mieugmail.com



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