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Wed Jan 16 2019

Calls: General Linguistics/Canada

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <>

Date: 14-Jan-2019
From: Caroline Allen <>
Subject: 35th Northwest Linguistics Conference 2019
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Full Title: 35th Northwest Linguistics Conference 2019
Short Title: NWLC

Date: 26-Apr-2019 - 27-Apr-2019
Location: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada
Contact Person: Caroline Allen
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Call Deadline: 10-Feb-2019

Meeting Description:

For over thirty years the Northwest Linguistics Conference (NWLC) has been held, on an alternating basis, by linguistics graduate students at four major universities in British Columbia and Washington State: the University of Washington, the University of British Columbia, Simon Fraser University, and the University of Victoria.

The upcoming 35th NWLC will be hosted by the Department of Linguistics at the University of Victoria, in Victoria, British Columbia, on the 26 and 27 of April, 2019, with the aim of fostering the ongoing exchange of ideas between graduate and undergraduate students involved in all areas of linguistics.

Call for Papers:

Abstracts are now being accepted for both oral and poster presentations. Oral presentations will be 20 minutes plus 10 minutes for questions, and the poster presentation will be 1 hour. Presenters of both types will have the opportunity to submit a short (maximum 10-page) proceedings paper of their research (submissions to be received before June 1st, 2019) which will be published in Vol. 29 of the Working Papers of the Linguistics Circle of the University of Victoria:

Abstracts should be submitted online at by Feb. 10, 2019. Abstracts should be maximum 300 words in length excluding illustrations and references, and include at least 3 keywords. Your name or affiliation should not appear in the body of your abstract; instead, please indicate this information in the provided fields.

Notification of acceptances or revisions will be issued by February 28, 2019.

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