LINGUIST List 29.2747

Mon Jul 02 2018

Calls: General Linguistics/USA

Editor for this issue: Sarah Robinson <>

Date: 02-Jul-2018
From: Nicole Scott <>
Subject: Society for Pidgin and Creole Linguistics - Winter Conference 2019
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Full Title: Society for Pidgin and Creole Linguistics - Winter Conference 2019

Date: 03-Jan-2019 - 06-Jan-2019
Location: New York, USA
Contact Person: Nicole Scott
Meeting Email:

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Call Deadline: 31-Aug-2018

Meeting Description:

The Society for Pidgin and Creole Linguistics will hold its annual winter
meeting from January 3-6, 2019 at the Sheraton New York Times Square, New York,
in conjunction with the annual meeting of the Linguistic Society of America
(LSA). Abstracts on the phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, lexicon, or
any other feature pertinent to the linguistic study of Pidgins, Creoles and
other contact varieties are invited for anonymous review.

Call for Papers:

An abstract of approximately 500 words should be submitted using EasyAbs. The
link is . After your title, clearly
identify the area in which your submission should be reviewed (e.g.
morphology, sociolinguistics). Please do not include your name or other
revelatory information in the abstract. Individuals who are unable to access
EasyAbs should email their abstract as an MS Word document to Include ''SPCL New York City Abstract'' in the subject

Abstract submission deadline is August 31, 2018. Acceptance notification will
be sent in late September.

Registration and hotel accommodation at the Sheraton New York Times Square are
arranged through the LSA. SPCL members may take advantage of the room rates
negotiated by the LSA ($149 per night single/double; $179 per night triple;
$209 per night quad). Full details, instructions, and links for online hotel
room reservation will be available on LSA’s website
( as of
September 1. It is important that LSA attendees use the dedicated website if
reserving a room online, or mention the Linguistic Society of America rate
when reserving by phone, in order to take advantage of the special rates and
concessions the LSA has negotiated for attendees.

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