LINGUIST List 27.2280

Thu May 19 2016

Calls: Romance, Morphology, Semantics, Syntax/Argentina

Editor for this issue: Anna White <>

Date: 19-May-2016
From: Carlos Muñoz Pérez <>
Subject: Romania Nova VIII
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Full Title: Romania Nova VIII

Date: 23-Nov-2016 - 25-Nov-2016
Location: Buenos Aires, Argentina
Contact Person: Romania Nova Organising Committee
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
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Linguistic Field(s): Morphology; Semantics; Syntax

Language Family(ies): Romance

Call Deadline: 30-Jun-2016

Meeting Description:

Romania Nova is a workshop on comparative studies of Romance Languages in the Americas. This year's edition will take place in Buenos Aires on November 23 to 25 in celebration of Jairo Nunes' 50th birthday. The event is sponsored by Universidad de Buenos Aires' Instituto de Filología y Literaturas Hispánicas ''Doctor Amado Alonso''.

Keynote Speakers:

Ana Maria Martins (Universidade de Lisboa)
Jairo Nunes (Universidade de São Paulo)
Javier Ormazabal (Euskal Herriko Unibertsitatea)


Museo del Libro y de la Lengua, Buenos Aires, Argentina

2nd Call for Papers:

We invite abstracts for 25 minutes talks about the syntax, morphology and semantics of Romance varieties in the Americas, eventually in comparison with European Romance varieties. Abstracts should be no more than two pages long including examples and bibliography (Font 12, 2.5 cm. margins). Abstracts must be anonymous and can be written in Spanish, Portuguese or English.

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