LINGUIST List 32.1189

Fri Apr 02 2021

Calls: Applied Ling, Socioling/Online

Editor for this issue: Lauren Perkins <>

Date: 02-Apr-2021
From: Felix Kpogo <>
Subject: 46th Annual Boston University Conference on Language Development
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Full Title: 46th Annual Boston University Conference on Language Development
Short Title: BUCLD 46

Date: 04-Nov-2021 - 07-Nov-2021
Location: Online (Virtual) Conference, USA
Contact Person: Ying Gong & Felix Kpogo
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition

Call Deadline: 01-May-2021

Meeting Description:

Boston University Conference on Language Development is one of the largest student-run linguistics conferences in the world. BUCLD is an internationally recognized meeting of researchers in language acquisition and development, including first and second language acquisition, language disorders, bilingualism, and literacy development. BUCLD promotes the progress of science by providing a major venue for dissemination of scholarly findings, for initiation and development of collaborations, and for professional networking.

Keynote Speaker: Reiko Mazuka (RIKEN Center for Brain Science & Duke University)
Plenary Speaker: Anne Christophe (École Normale Supérieure – PSL University)

Call for Papers:

We are now accepting abstracts for 20-minute talks or posters (beginning April 1, due May 1).

Submissions of 500-word for 20-minute talks and posters are now being accepted beginning April 1, 2021 at:

Deadline: Saturday May 1, 2021 at 23:59 Eastern Daylight Time (UTC-4)

Submissions that present research on any topic in the fields of first, second, and additional language acquisition from any theoretical perspectives will be fully considered.

Abstracts must be limited to 500 words, with up to one extra page for examples, figures, tables, and references (for a total length of two pages). A suggested format and style for abstracts is available at:

General conference information:

Questions? Email:

BUCLD 46 Organizing Committee
96 Cummington Mall, Room 246
Boston, MA 02215

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