LINGUIST List 28.947

Tue Feb 21 2017

Calls: Romance, Applied Ling, Gen Ling, Historical Ling/USA

Editor for this issue: Kenneth Steimel <kenlinguistlist.org>


Date: 17-Feb-2017
From: Jason Doroga <jason.dorogacentre.edu>
Subject: Selected Topics in Romance Linguistics: MLA 2018
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Full Title: Selected Topics in Romance Linguistics: MLA 2018

Date: 04-Jan-2018 - 07-Jan-2018
Location: New York City, USA
Contact Person: Jason Doroga
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Historical Linguistics

Language Family(ies): Romance

Call Deadline: 15-Mar-2017

Meeting Description:

The forum on Comparative Romance Linguistics invites you to submit presentation proposals for the 2018 Modern Language Association Annual Convention in New York from 4 to 7 January, 2018. We welcome a wide range of participants and approaches to Romance Linguistics and invite the submission of abstracts exploring any area of Romance Linguistics (theoretical or applied) within any framework. Although preference is given to papers addressing more than one Romance Language, all abstracts will be considered.

The Modern Language Association annual convention is the largest scholarly meeting in the humanities and brings together thousands of members to discuss new research, participate in workshops, and build their professional networks. The presidential theme for the convention is ‘states of insecurity’. For more information about the convention, visit mla.org.

Call for Papers:

The Comparative Romance Linguistics Discussion Group welcomes a wide range of participants and approaches to Romance Linguistics and invites the submission of abstracts for the 2018 MLA Convention exploring any area of Romance Linguistics (theoretical or applied) within any framework. Although preference is given to papers addressing more than one Romance Language, all abstracts will be considered.

Abstracts should be submitted in .pdf format, not exceeding 1 page (300-500 words), with a second page reserved for examples, tables and references. Please include the presenter’s name, affiliation, and contact information in the body of the e-mail. Abstracts are due by March 15, 2017.

Please submit your abstract to: jason.dorogacentre.edu


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