LINGUIST List 27.4214

Wed Oct 19 2016

Confs: General Linguistics/Indonesia

Editor for this issue: Kenneth Steimel <>

Date: 17-Oct-2016
From: Paul Sidwell <>
Subject: Southeast Asian Linguistics Society
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Southeast Asian Linguistics Society
Short Title: SEALS

Date: 11-May-2017 - 13-May-2017
Location: Padang, Sumatra, Indonesia
Contact: Paul Sidwell
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Meeting URL:

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Meeting Description:

SEALS is devoted to the extraordinary linguistic diversity of South-East Asia. This conference is open to all areas of linguistics that involve South-East Asian languages.

Call for PapersĖ

We invite papers on Austroasiatic, Austronesian, Hmong-Mien, Tibeto-Burman and Tai-Kadai languages. Topics may include descriptive, theoretical, or historical linguistics, linguistic anthropology (ethnolinguistics, language attitudes and ideology, discourse and conversational analysis, language and gender, language and politics), language planning and policy, sociolinguistic surveys, language pedagogy and acquisition, orthography development and testing, or literacy development and acquisition.

We anticipate places for approximately 100 presentations.

Individuals who wish to present should submit abstracts via email to

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