LINGUIST List 32.692

Wed Feb 24 2021

Calls: Gen Ling/USA

Editor for this issue: Lauren Perkins <>

Date: 24-Feb-2021
From: Mariche Bayonas <>
Subject: Modern Language Association - Linguistics in Times of Pandemic
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Full Title: Modern Language Association - Linguistics in Times of Pandemic
Short Title: MLA

Date: 06-Jan-2022 - 09-Jan-2022
Location: Washington DC, USA
Contact Person: Mariche Bayonas
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Call Deadline: 15-Mar-2021

Meeting Description:

The 2022 MLA Annual Convention will be held in Washington, DC, from 6 to 9 January. The presidential theme is Multilingual US.

Call for Papers:

Linguistics in Times of Pandemic, a special session of the 2022 MLA Annual Convention, invites 500-word abstracts exploring the ways in which languages, language use, and language policies have evolved since the emergence of the pandemic (i.e., language changes, forms of address, new words or linguistic practices, minority language communication).

Deadline for submissions: Monday, 15 March 2021

Please submit abstracts via email to the session organizers, Mariche Bayonas, U of North Carolina, Greensboro ( and Amanda Boomershine, U of North Carolina (

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