LINGUIST List 31.2692

Mon Aug 31 2020

Calls: Gen Ling, Lang Acquisition, Phonology, Semantics, Syntax/Online

Editor for this issue: Lauren Perkins <>

Date: 31-Aug-2020
From: Joanna Wall <>
Subject: Conference of the Student Organisation of Linguistics in Europe 29
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Full Title: Conference of the Student Organisation of Linguistics in Europe 29
Short Title: ConSOLE 29

Date: 26-Jan-2021 - 28-Jan-2021
Location: Leiden/Online, Netherlands
Contact Person: Joanna Wall
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Phonology; Semantics; Sociolinguistics

Call Deadline: 15-Sep-2020

Meeting Description:

The 29th edition of the Conference of the Student Organisation of Linguistics in Europe (ConSOLE) will be held online on 26-28 January 2021.

ConSOLE aims to provide graduate (MA, PhD) and advanced undergraduate (BA) students with the opportunity to present their research in linguistics to an international audience.

Graduate (MA, PhD) and advanced undergraduate (BA) students are invited to submit abstracts for both oral presentations (20 minutes plus additional 10 minutes for discussion) and poster presentations.

Important information on conference format:
Taking into account the current situation in the Netherlands and other European countries, we have now decided that the conference will be held in a fully online format.

Our confirmed invited speakers:
- Dr. András Bárány (Leiden University)
- Prof. dr. Yiya Chen (Leiden University)
- Dr. Aleksei Nazarov (Utrecht University)
- Prof. dr. Jeannette Schaeffer (University of Amsterdam)
- Dr. Hazel Pearson (Queen Mary University London)

For updates on the conference follow us on Facebook (, visit our website (; for further queries on submissions or the conference in general contact the local organising committee via email (

Call for Papers:

We invite papers from all linguistic subfields (e.g. language acquisition, morphology, phonetics/phonology, semantics/pragmatics, sociolinguistics, syntax) and methodologies (e.g. computational, experimental, fieldwork, theoretical).

The deadline for submitting a paper is 15 September 2020 at 23:59 (GMT +1).

We aim to send notifications of acceptance by the beginning of November 2020.

Abstract guidelines:
- Maximum 2 submissions per author (with at most one single-authored paper)
- Maximum 2 pages A4 Abstract (including references, examples, tables and figures)
- 2.5 cm (1 inch) margins
- 12 pt Times New Roman font
- The submission(s) must be anonymous and not reveal the identity of the author(s) in any way (be sure to remove metadata from the file).
- PDF format
- Authors should specify whether they would like to be considered for oral or poster presentation, or for both.
- Abstracts must be submitted through EasyChair ( by 15 September 2020 at 23:59 (GMT +1)
- Abstracts which do not comply with these guidelines may be excluded from the reviewing process.

For general tips and advice for (novice) abstract writers, see e.g. and

For information on poster presentations, see our website

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