LINGUIST List 29.3714

Wed Sep 26 2018

Calls: Arabic, Standard; General Linguistics/Canada

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Date: 25-Sep-2018
From: Hamid Ouali <>
Subject: 33rd Annual Symposium on Arabic Linguistics
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Full Title: 33rd Annual Symposium on Arabic Linguistics
Short Title: ASAL33

Date: 05-Apr-2019 - 07-Apr-2019
Location: Toronto, Canada
Contact Person: Abdelkhalig Ali
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Subject Language(s): Arabic, Standard

Call Deadline: 15-Nov-2018

Meeting Description:

33rd Annual Symposium on Arabic Linguistics (ASAL33)

University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada

April 05-07, 2019

The Department of Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations together with the Department of Linguistics and the Arabic Linguistics Society are delighted to announce that the 33rd Annual Symposium on Arabic Linguistics will be held at The University of Toronto-Downtown Campus, April 5-7, 2019.

Papers are invited on topics that deal with theoretical and applied issues in Arabic Linguistics. Research in the following areas of Arabic linguistics is encouraged: linguistic analysis (phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, and pragmatics), sociolinguistics, psycholinguistics, discourse analysis, historical linguistics, corpus linguistics, and computational linguistics.


Abdel-Khalig Ali, Department of Near and Middle Eastern Civilizations
Atiqa Hachimi, Department of Linguistics

Keynote Speakers:

Enam Al-Wer -University of Essex
Hamid Ouali -University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee
Islam Youssef -University of South-Eastern Norway

2nd Call for Papers:

Persons interested in presenting papers are requested to prepare an abstract, following the guidelines at this link:

Please submit your abstract here:

Please note that abstracts submitted by e-mail will not be accepted. Should you face any problem submitting your abstract via the above link, please contact the ALS Executive Director Hamid Ouali at

Deadline for Receipt of Abstracts: November 15, 2018

Fees (all fees are in US dollars)

Arabic Linguistics Society membership: $50 for students and $70 for non-students.

Presenters must become members of the Arabic Linguistics Society by February 15, in order for their presentation to be included in the program.

Registration fees (required of all presenters at the symposium):

Through February 15: $50 for students and $70 for non-students After February 15: $60 for students and $80 for non-students

For more information please visit the conference website:

Feel free to contact the conference organizers at with any questions you might have.

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