LINGUIST List 27.927

Mon Feb 22 2016

Calls: Cog Sci, General Ling, Lang Acq, Psycholing/USA

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


Date: 21-Feb-2016
From: Charles Chang <ccbu.edu>
Subject: 41st Boston University Conference on Language Development
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Full Title: 41st Boston University Conference on Language Development
Short Title: BUCLD 41

Date: 04-Nov-2016 - 06-Nov-2016
Location: Boston, MA, USA
Contact Person: Charles Chang
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://www.bu.edu/bucld/

Linguistic Field(s): Cognitive Science; General Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Psycholinguistics

Call Deadline: 15-Apr-2016

Meeting Description:

The 41st Boston University Conference on Language Development (BUCLD 41) will be held on November 4-6, 2016 at Boston University. At this time we are soliciting proposals for 90-minute symposia (on any topic likely to be of broad interest to the conference attendees).

Invited speakers:
Keynote Speaker: Maria Polinsky (University of Maryland)
Plenary Speaker: Angela Friederici (Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences)

Call for Symposium Proposals:

We are soliciting proposals for 90-minute symposia for the Boston University Conference on Language Development on any topic likely to be of broad interest to the conference attendees. The symposium format is open, but has frequently included 2-3 speakers presenting research from differing angles on a common theme.

Proposals should include a list of the participants, specific topics, and a specification of the format, and should name at least one organizer who will be able to work with the BUCLD organizing committee in setting up the symposium. Submissions can be sent by email to langconfbu.edu with ''Symposium proposal'' indicated in the subject line. Please limit symposium proposals to 1000 words or fewer.

Deadline: April 15, 2016

Decisions on symposia will be made by June.

NOTE: Submissions of abstracts for 20-minute talks and poster presentations are not being solicited at this time. The deadline for those will be 8:00 PM EST, May 15, 2016.

Further Information:
General conference information is available at:
http://www.bu.edu/bucld

Questions should be sent to langconfbu.edu

Boston University Conference on Language Development
96 Cummington Street, Room 244
Boston, MA 02215
U.S.A.
Telephone: (617) 353-3085


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