LINGUIST List 32.3001

Wed Sep 22 2021

Calls: General Linguistics/USA

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <everettlinguistlist.org>



Date: 17-Sep-2021
From: Jordan Douglas-Tavani <jdouglasucsb.edu>
Subject: 24th Workshop on American Indigenous Languages
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Full Title: 24th Workshop on American Indigenous Languages
Short Title: WAIL 24

Date: 08-Apr-2022 - 09-Apr-2022
Location: University of California, Santa Barbara, California, USA
Contact Person: Jordan Douglas-Tavani
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: https://sites.google.com/view/wailconferenceucsb/

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Call Deadline: 23-Nov-2021

Meeting Description:

The Linguistics Department at the University of California, Santa Barbara announces its 24th Annual Workshop on American Indigenous Languages (WAIL), which provides a forum for the discussion of theoretical, descriptive, and practical studies of the indigenous languages of the Americas.

Call for Papers:

24th Workshop on American Indigenous Languages
Date: April 8, 2022 - April 9, 2022

Location: Santa Barbara, California, USA

Contact Persons: Jordan AG Douglas-Tavani and Julien De Jesus

Linguistic Field (s): Any topic relevant to the study of indigenous languages of the Americas

Call Deadline: Tuesday, November 23rd at 6:00 pm (Pacific Standard Time)

The Linguistics Department at the University of California, Santa Barbara announces its 24th Annual Workshop on American Indigenous Languages (WAIL), which provides a forum for the discussion of theoretical, descriptive, and practical studies of the indigenous languages of the Americas.

Keynote Speaker:
Dr. Martin Kohlberger (University of Saskatchewan)

Call for Papers:
Anonymous abstracts are invited for talks on any topic relevant to the study of indigenous languages of the Americas. Talks will be 20 minutes, followed by 10 minutes for discussion. Abstracts should be 500 words or less (excluding examples and / or references).

Individuals may submit abstracts for one single-authored and one co-authored paper. Please indicate your source (s) and type (s) of data in the abstract (e.g. recordings, texts, conversational, elicited, narrative, etc.). For co-authored papers, please indicate who plans to present the paper as well as who will be in attendance.

Abstracts should be submitted in .pdf format via the Abstract Submission form on the conference website (see below). Please submit two abstracts, one with the identifying information of the person or persons giving the presentation along with affiliations and contact information, the other with no indication of the author(s). If authors must be cited, they should be referred to as (Author [DATE]). Hard copy submissions will be accepted from those who do not have Internet access. For this, please send four copies of your abstract, along with a 3x5 card with the following information: (1) your name; (2) affiliation; (3) mailing address; (4) phone number; (5) email address; and (6) title of your paper.

Send hard copy submissions to:
Workshop on American Indigenous Languages
Attn: Jordan AG Douglas-Tavani
Department of Linguistics
University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106

Deadline for receipt of abstracts: Tuesday, November 23rd at 6:00 pm (Pacific Standard Time)

Notification of acceptance will arrive by email no later than: Friday, February 4th, 2022.

General Information:
Santa Barbara is situated on the Pacific Ocean near the Santa Ynez Mountains. The UCSB campus is located near the Santa Barbara airport. Participants may also fly into the Los Angeles airport (LAX), which is approximately 90 miles southeast of the campus. Shuttle buses run between LAX and Santa Barbara.

For further information, please contact the conference coordinators, at wailconference.ucsbgmail.com or visit the WAIL conference website https://sites.google.com/view/wailconferenceucsb.

Meeting Location:
McCune Conference Room,
HSSB 6020
University of California




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