LINGUIST List 27.651

Wed Feb 03 2016

Calls: Hist Ling, Socioling, Syntax/Germany

Editor for this issue: Amanda Foster <>

Date: 03-Feb-2016
From: Augustin Speyer <>
Subject: Saarbrücken Roundtable of Dialect Syntax/ Saarbrücker runder Tisch für Dialektsyntax 16
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Full Title: Saarbrücken Roundtable of Dialect Syntax/ Saarbrücker runder Tisch für Dialektsyntax 16
Short Title: SaRDiS 16

Date: 04-Nov-2016 - 05-Nov-2016
Location: Saarbruecken, Germany
Contact Person: Augustin Speyer
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
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Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics; Sociolinguistics; Syntax

Subject Language(s): German

Call Deadline: 31-Mar-2016

Meeting Description:

In the last years, theoretically informed research on syntax of different varieties of German has gained momentum. In this symposium, which is held on a regular basis, we want to bring together researchers in this field and offer a forum for this line of research. The papers will appear in printed form in a special issue of the journal ZDL, as in the last years. The conference languages will be German and English.

Call for Papers:

SaRDiS 16
Saarbrücken Roundtable of Dialect Syntax
Saarbrücker runder Tisch für Dialektsyntax

Date: 4-5 November, 2016
Termin: 4.-5. November 2016

We invite contributions on syntactic research on contemporary or historical dialects or other varieties of German or closely related languages (e.g. Letzeburgish, Cimbrian and other isolated communities). The talks should treat the data from a theoretically informed perspective. Please send a one-page abstract (Times New Roman, 12 dpi, 1 inch margins) plus 1 page for examples and references in pdf format to Deadline is 31 March 2016.

Speaking Time: 30 min + 15 min discussion

Invited Speakers:
Elvira Glaser

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