LINGUIST List 29.3548

Fri Sep 14 2018

Calls: Historical Linguistics/Australia

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Date: 14-Sep-2018
From: Bethwyn Evans <>
Subject: International Conference on Historical Linguistics 24
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Full Title: International Conference on Historical Linguistics 24
Short Title: ICHL24

Date: 01-Jul-2019 - 05-Jul-2019
Location: Canberra, ACT, Australia
Contact Person: Bethwyn Evans
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics

Call Deadline: 12-Oct-2018

Meeting Description:

The Australian National University (ANU) is hosting the 24th International Conference on Historical Linguistics (ICHL24) from 1 July - 5 July 2019.

This biennial conference brings together historical linguists and specialists in related fields to explore advances in areas including methods and practices of linguistic reconstruction, formal approaches to language change, historical sociolinguistics, computational approaches to historical linguistics, contact and areal linguistics, and interfaces between historical linguistics and other disciplines, and many other related areas.

2nd Call for Papers:

Abstract Submission Deadline Extended!

Abstracts are invited for papers in the general session and the workshops, and are to be submitted by the new deadline of 12 October 2018.

Abstracts should be no more than one page with 12pt font, and can include a second page for references. Scholars may submit a maximum of two papers, whether sole authored or co-authored. This includes submissions to workshops. Acceptance of abstracts will be announced by mid-November 2018.

Abstracts may be submitted for the general session or for one of the workshops. Workshop descriptions can be found at:

Abstracts submitted for a workshop, but not accepted there, will be automatically considered for inclusion in the general session. If authors wish to submit an abstract for a workshop, we encourage them to contact the workshop organizers ahead of time for advice on workshop coherence.

Details concerning abstract submission for the workshops and general sessions are available on our website:

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