LINGUIST List 32.2190

Mon Jun 28 2021

Calls: West Germanic; Gen Ling/Netherlands

Editor for this issue: Lauren Perkins <>

Date: 28-Jun-2021
From: Eric Hoekstra <>
Subject: 11th Conference on Frisian linguistics
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Full Title: 11th Conference on Frisian linguistics
Short Title: CFL 11

Date: 19-Nov-2021 - 19-Nov-2021
Location: Leeuwarden (Ljouwert), Netherlands
Contact Person: Eric Hoekstra
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Language Family(ies): West Germanic

Call Deadline: 01-Sep-2021

Meeting Description:

The Linguistics Circle of the Frisian Academy organizes its annual meeting this year, as part of the ‘Myn Taal’ festivities in Fryslân around Kneppelfreed ( The 11th Conference on Frisian linguistics will be of interest to anyone who actively or passively participates in Frisian studies: this may concern historical, sociological or linguistic approaches, as long as it relates to the Frisian language.

Call for Papers:

Contributions may focus on the results of scientific and scholarly research, but presentations of research plans, of speculations or of language corpora are also welcome. They may be presented in any of the West Germanic languages. In light of the ‘Myn Taal’ month, the optional conference theme is ‘Taalstriid’ (competition between languages, words or structures). Student contributions are, as always, warmly welcome as well, either as a talk or as a poster.

When: Friday 19 November 2021
Where: Fryske Akademy, room Sânwâlden (or digital, depending on the Covid pandemic)

The time allotted for a paper is 30 minutes (20 minutes talk, 10 minutes discussion).

We cordially invite everyone to participate. Please send an abstract – as soon as possible, but no later than September 1 – of half an A4, with name and address, to Eric Hoekstra (secretary of the Linguistics Circle):

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