LINGUIST List 26.5040

Wed Nov 11 2015

Calls: General Ling/USA

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


Date: 27-Oct-2015
From: Michigan Academy <michiganacademyalma.edu>
Subject: Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, & Letters 2016 Annual Conference
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Full Title: Michigan Academy of Science, Arts, & Letters 2016 Annual Conference
Short Title: MASAL - 2016

Date: 04-Mar-2016 - 04-Mar-2016
Location: Saginaw Valley State University, University Center, MI, USA
Contact Person: Karen Gross
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://themichiganacademy.org

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Call Deadline: 03-Dec-2015

Meeting Description:

2016 Conference: Friday, March 4, 2016 at Saginaw Valley State University, University
Center, Michigan.

Registration Rates:
- Early rate (by 1/27)
- Regular rate (1/28 – 2/08)
- After 2/8 you must register on site.

Faculty Affiliated with a Member Institution*
(see list at bottom of page)
Early $135; Regular $155; On site $175

Non-Affiliated Faculty and Independent Scholars*
Early $150; Regular $170; On site $190

Retiree/Student with full membership*
Early $120; Regular $140; On site $160

Student with free limited membership
Early $80; Regular $100; On site $120

*These rates include required 2015-16 membership dues. Members receive a subscription
to our academic journal the Michigan Academician.

Calls for Papers:

2016 Conference: Friday, March 4, 2016 at Saginaw Valley State University, University Center, Michigan

You are invited to submit a 200 word abstract of the paper or research you wish to present at the conference.

Areas that might be of interest to linguists: Rhetoric and Composition, Language and Literature, Communication, as well as, French & Italian Language and
Literature, and Spanish Language, Literature & Culture.

Procedures:

Abstract submission deadline is 12/3/15.
Each author can present only one time at conference.

Submit your abstract at themichiganacademy.org.
Select “Submit your Abstract” on the left toolbar.

Presentations are up to 20 minutes each, followed by discussion.

Section chairs will review abstracts and notify authors of acceptance in mid-January. Expectations for papers and presentations vary by section.

Proposals for special panels or roundtables are invited.

Posters displaying graphical materials associated with research are welcome. Posters from all sections will be displayed in one, multi-disciplinary session.

Undergraduates may present faculty co-authored or sponsored papers (section leaders may require proof that a faculty sponsor reviewed paper/research)..
Faculty co-authors or sponsors must become paid members of the Academy and should attend the conference.

Publication:
Abstracts of papers presented at the conference are published in an issue of the Academy's journal, the Michigan Academician. Full papers may be submitted to
the journal at any time. Note: papers do not have to be presented at the conference to be considered for publication. Manuscripts can be submitted at
http://www.editorialmanager.com/michacad/



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