LINGUIST List 31.2296

Fri Jul 17 2020

Calls: Gen Ling/Cyprus

Editor for this issue: Lauren Perkins <>

Date: 17-Jul-2020
From: Anastasis Pliatsikas <>
Subject: International Cyprus Undergraduate Linguistics Conference 2020
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Full Title: International Cyprus Undergraduate Linguistics Conference 2020
Short Title: iCULC 3

Date: 28-Nov-2020 - 29-Nov-2020
Location: Nicosia, Cyprus
Contact Person: Anastasios Pliatsikas
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Call Deadline: 15-Sep-2020

Meeting Description:

The Cyprus Undergraduate Linguistics Conference wishes to promote undergraduate research and to facilitate communication and discussion between researchers at all levels of undergraduate research throughout the linguistic community. Even during the Covid-19 conditions, our goal is to continue the iCULC tradition, by adding a third chapter. The 3rd International Cyprus Undergraduate Linguistics Conference (I-CULC3) will take place at the University of Cyprus on Saturday, November 28 to Sunday November 29, 2020 (Saturday may not include presentations, but we will have a welcome session, registration, and an evening social event.)

Keynote Speakers:
- Andrew Nevins (University College London)
- Svetlana Karpava (University of Cyprus)

Scientific committee:
- Kleanthes Grohmann
- Sviatlana Karpava
- Spyros Armostis
- Natalia Pavlou
- Evelina Leivada
- Brian D. Joseph

Organizing Committee:
- Anastasios Pliatsikas

The conference is free and open to all, and it will take place at the Kallipoleos Campus of the University of Cyprus, if permitted by local COVID 19-regulations, and online if not.

We gratefully acknowledge support by the Department of English Studies.

Call for Papers:

The theme of this year is “Rules (?)”. Specifically, students may present their research on rules of grammar, (im)possible rules, unknown rules or even exceptions to those.
The updated deadline for abstract submission is September 15, 2020. Abstracts should not exceed two pages, including data, references and diagrams. They should be typed in 12-point font, with one-inch margins. Abstracts must be anonymous, and submissions are limited to 2 per author, at most one of which is single-authored. Only electronic submissions will be accepted. Please submit your abstract via e-mail to

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