LINGUIST List 30.207

Mon Jan 14 2019

Calls: Lang Acquisition, Ling Theories, Morphology, Psycholing, Syntax/Norway

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <>

Date: 11-Jan-2019
From: Rachel Klassen <>
Subject: Uniting Gender Research
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Full Title: Uniting Gender Research
Short Title: UniteGen

Date: 04-Apr-2019 - 05-Apr-2019
Location: Tromsø, Norway
Contact Person: Rachel Klassen
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
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Linguistic Field(s): Language Acquisition; Linguistic Theories; Morphology; Psycholinguistics; Syntax

Call Deadline: 20-Jan-2019

Meeting Description:

The LAVA Group (Language Acquisition, Variation and Attrition: in collaboration with the GenBiLex Marie Skłodowska-Curie project ( at UiT the Arctic University of Norway are pleased to announce the workshop 'Uniting Gender Research' to be held in Tromsø April 4-5, 2019.

This workshop seeks to foster increased dialogue among researchers investigating grammatical gender from different perspectives in order to enrich and deepen the current understanding of this feature.

Invited speakers:

Theres Grüter (University of Hawai'i at Mānoa)
Kristin Lemhöfer (Radboud University)
Björn Lundquist (UiT The Arctic University of Norway)
M. Carmen Parafita Couto (Leiden University)


Rachel Klassen
Marit Westergaard
Merete Anderssen
Sigríður Björnsdóttir
Tanja Kupisch
Terje Lohndal
Natalia Mitrofanova
Yulia Rodina

2nd Call for Papers:

We invite contributions from language acquisition, psycholinguistics, neurolinguistics, formal and experimental morphosyntax, semantics, as well as methodological issues in gender research.

Deadline for submission of abstracts: January 20, 2019

Abstracts should be anonymous and fit on one A4/Letter page in 12-pt font. A second optional page may be used for references, examples and data tables/graphs. Please submit abstracts to:

Notification of acceptance: early February 2019

A limited number of travel grants will be provided to the highest rated MA and PhD student abstracts. Select 'MA / PhD student submission' when you submit your abstract in order to be considered.

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