LINGUIST List 27.2162

Wed May 11 2016

Calls: Morphology/Australia

Editor for this issue: Anna White <awhitelinguistlist.org>


Date: 10-May-2016
From: Matthew Carroll <mattcarrolljgmail.com>
Subject: New Fields for Morphology
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Full Title: New Fields for Morphology
Short Title: NFMW

Date: 29-Nov-2016 - 30-Nov-2016
Location: Melbourne, Australia
Contact Person: Matthew Carroll
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://nfmw.github.io

Linguistic Field(s): Morphology

Call Deadline: 30-Jun-2016

Meeting Description:

New Fields for Morphology aims to bring together linguists working on the morphology of less widely studied languages who are also interested in morphological theory.

The main purpose of the workshop is to engage morphological theory with exciting new empirical data, especially from the Australia + Pacific region. We hope to foster a community of morphologists concerned with both empirical and theoretical issues in Australia and abroad. Contributions are ideally based on first-hand data of individual languages or adopt a broadly comparative perspective.

All theoretical frameworks are equally welcome including papers which do not fit in with any particular framework. Papers that adopt a diachronic or comparative perspective are also welcomed to the extent they engage theoretical concerns.

Invited Speakers
Gregory Stump (University of Kentucky):
‘Morphological description and the algebra of morphotactics’

Location & Dates:

University of Melbourne, Australia
29-30 November 2016

Organisers:

Matthew J. Carroll
Rachel Nordlinger

Website: http://nfmw.github.io/

2nd Call for Papers:

The New Fields for Morphology Workshop aims to bring scholars working to engage morphological theory with exciting new empirical data. Our hope is to foster a community of morphologists concerned with both empirical and theoretical issues in Australia and abroad.

We are seeking contributions based on first-hand data of individual languages or adopt a broadly comparative perspective.

Talks will be either 20 or 30 minutes depending on the number of abstracts accepted.

Please limit abstracts to a single A4 page including references and figures.

Abstracts should be submitted in .pdf format to: nfmwmelbournegmail.com by the submission deadline of Thursday, 30th June 2016.

Notification of acceptance will be in August 2016.

Important Dates:

- Abstract Deadline: 30th June 2016
- Notification of Acceptence: August 2016


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