LINGUIST List 29.695
Mon Feb 12 2018
Calls: History of Linguistics/Australia
Editor for this issue: Kenneth Steimel <kenlinguistlist.org>
Clara Stockigt <clara.stockigt
Society for the History of Linguistics in the Pacific
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Full Title: Society for the History of
Linguistics in the Pacific 6
Short Title: SHLP6
Date: 13-Dec-2018 - 14-Dec-2018
Location: Adelaide, South Australia,
Contact Person: Clara Stockigt
Meeting Email: <
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Web Site: https://hiphilangsci.net/2018/02/08/shlp6/
Linguistic Field(s): History of Linguistics
Call Deadline: 10-Apr-2018
We are pleased to announce that the sixth
biennial conference of the Society for the History of Linguistics in the Pacific
(SHLP) is to be held on December 13-14 2018 at the University of Adelaide.
theme of the conference – “philological fieldwork” – focuses on the theory, practice
and rhetoric surrounding the documentation and analysis of “exotic” languages from
the 19th to the early 20th century.
It is expected that invited
international researchers will attend this sixth SHLP conference.
Abstracts, of less than 250 words, addressing any historical aspect
of the collection and organisation of linguistic data are welcome. Abstracts should
be sent to Clara Stockigt at the address below no later than the 30 April.
papers treating the history of the development of linguistic understanding will be
published in a collected volume.
By broadening the research focus of SHLP
beyond the Pacific and focusing on international developments in linguistics,
anthropology, history, and history and philosophy of science the conference aims to
enhance the understanding of the international context in which Australian languages
If your paper addresses any aspect of the history of the
development of linguistic understanding, and you would like it to be considered for
publication, please include references with an abstract that is no longer than 500
words. Abstracts should be sent to Clara Stockigt at the address below no later than
the 30 April.
Note that the conference dates have been chosen to directly
follow the conference of the Australian Linguistics Society being held close by at
The University of South Australia 10th-12th December.
We look forward to
meeting in Adelaide.
The SHLP 2018 organising committee
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