LINGUIST List 32.181

Tue Jan 12 2021

Calls: Austronesian; Morphology, Phonology, Semantics, Syntax, Typology/Online

Editor for this issue: Lauren Perkins <>

Date: 12-Jan-2021
From: Connie Ting <>
Subject: 28th Meeting of the Austronesian Formal Linguistics Association
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Full Title: 28th Meeting of the Austronesian Formal Linguistics Association
Short Title: AFLA 28

Date: 25-May-2021 - 28-May-2021
Location: (Online), Canada
Contact Person: Henrison Hsieh
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Morphology; Phonology; Semantics; Syntax; Typology

Language Family(ies): Austronesian

Call Deadline: 29-Jan-2021

Meeting Description:

The 28th annual meeting of the Austronesian Formal Linguistics Association (AFLA 28) will be jointly hosted by the Department of Linguistics, McGill University, and the Department of English Language & Literature, National University of Singapore. AFLA promotes the study of Austronesian languages from a formal perspective and serves as a forum for the presentation of new research in all of the core areas of formal linguistics, including (but not limited to) phonology, linguistic typology, morphology, semantics and syntax. AFLA has a history of bringing together leading scholars, native speaker linguists, and junior scholars in the formal study of Austronesian languages.

Second Call for Papers:

**Deadline Extended**

Abstracts are invited for 20-minute talks (plus 10 minutes for questions). Abstracts may deal with any aspect of theoretical or experimental linguistics (morphology, phonetics, phonology, psycholinguistics, syntax, semantics, typology) on any Austronesian language(s). We ask that you limit your submissions to one singly-authored abstract and one co-authored abstract, or two co-authored abstracts.

Submission guidelines:
Submissions should be in PDF format. Abstracts should be no longer than 2 letter-sized (or A4) pages, including all text, data, figures, and references. Text should be in 12pt font, with page margins no smaller than 1 inch (2.5cm) on all sides.

Deadline (Extended): January 29, 2021, 23:59 anywhere in the world.

Notification of decision: Expected March 15, 2021

Submission URL:

For questions or concerns, please email:

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