LINGUIST List 27.953

Tue Feb 23 2016

Calls: Celtic, General Ling/UK

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


Date: 23-Feb-2016
From: Jonathan Morris <Morrisj17cardiff.ac.uk>
Subject: 9th Celtic Linguistics Conference
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Full Title: 9th Celtic Linguistics Conference
Short Title: CLC9

Date: 01-Sep-2016 - 02-Sep-2016
Location: Cardiff, United Kingdom
Contact Person: Jonathan Morris
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://linguistlist.org/easyabs/CIG9-CLC9

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Language Family(ies): Celtic

Call Deadline: 11-Apr-2016

Meeting Description:

We are happy to announce that the 9th Celtic Linguistics Conference (CLC9) will be held between the 1 - 2 September 2016 at the School of Welsh, Cardiff University.

Abstracts are welcomed for presentations on all aspects of linguistic research on the Celtic languages. Topics of interest include (but are not limited to) phonology, phonetics, syntax, sociolinguistics, historical development, speech technology, and issues relevant to minority languages.

Invited speakers:
Dr Mari Jones (Cambridge University)
Emeritus Professor Patrick Sims-Williams (Aberystwyth University)

Important dates:
Submit abstracts by 11 April 2016
Notification of acceptance: 28 May 2016
Conference: 1–2 Sept 2016

Note that there are a limited number of rooms in Cardiff University halls of residence available during the conference: http://bookaccommodation.cardiff.ac.uk/CIG9-CLC9.bnb

Call for Papers:

Abstracts are welcomed for presentations on all aspects of linguistic research on the Celtic languages. Topics of interest include (but are not limited to) phonology, phonetics, syntax, sociolinguistics, historical development, speech technology, and issues relevant to minority languages.

Abstract format:
1 page maximum (A4 or letter-sized, 12pt font, 2.5cm/1-inch margins), including examples and references.
Note whether you would like to deliver an oral presentation or poster.
Abstracts should be submitted as a .pdf, .doc or .odt file using EasyAbs here. Go to: http://linguistlist.org/easyabs/CIG9-CLC9

Abstracts will be reviewed anonymously, so authors are asked to avoid self-referencing.

The conference will include oral presentations (30 minutes, including discussion) and posters.

The language of the abstracts, oral presentations and posters will be Welsh or English.

Important dates:

Submit abstracts by 11 April 2016
Notification of acceptance: 28 May 2016
Conference: 1–2 Sept 2016

More information will be published in due course.

Local Committee:
Dr Jonathan Morris
Dr Iwan Rees

Contact us for more information: Morrisj17cardiff.ac.uk


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