LINGUIST List 30.4459

Sat Nov 23 2019

Calls: General Linguistics, Language Acquisition, Pragmatics, Semantics, Syntax/USA

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <>

Date: 18-Nov-2019
From: Kailey Preston <>
Subject: Purdue Linguistics Symposium
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Full Title: Purdue Linguistics Symposium

Date: 03-Apr-2020 - 04-Apr-2020
Location: West Lafayette, Indiana, USA
Contact Person: Kailey Preston
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Pragmatics; Semantics; Syntax

Call Deadline: 15-Dec-2019

Meeting Description:

The Department of Linguistics at Purdue University is holding its annual conference on linguistics called Purdue Linguistics Symposium (PLS) 2020. We invite scholars working within all theoretical and applied areas of linguistics to submit their research and join us at PLS 2020. Topics include, but are not limited to: syntax, semantics, syntax-semantics interface, phonetics, phonology, morphology, L2 acquisition, bilingualism, pragmatics, historical linguistics, sociolinguistics, sign language, and corpus linguistics.

Call for Papers:

We are pleased to have the following plenary speakers:

Dr. Rex A. Sprouse (Indiana University, Bloomington)
Research Areas: Second Language Acquisition, Structure and History of the Languages of Western Europe, Syntactic Theory, Language Contact

Dr. Daniel Olson (Purdue University)
Research Areas: Phonetics and Phonology; Prosody, Intonation, and Suprasegmental Phonetics; Psycholinguistics; Second Language Acquisition; Bilingualism

Those interested in submitting abstracts can find more information here:

Formatting Guidelines:

Abstracts should be limited to 500 words (excluding title and references) and should fit on a single page, single-spaced, 12-point Times New Roman font. An additional page containing references, tables, figures, or examples may also be included. Abstracts must not contain any identifying information.

Important Dates:

Abstract submission deadline: December 15, 2019
Author notifications: January 15, 2020
Registration deadline: March 1, 2020

For more information please email the following address:
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