5th Annual Workshop on Immigrant Languages in the Americas

5th Annual Workshop on Immigrant Languages in the Americas

CALL FOR PAPERS

The NHLRC is seeking abstracts for presentations at the conference, to be held October 15-17 at UCLA.

CALL FOR PAPERS
5th Annual Workshop on Immigrant Languages in the Americas
October 17-19, 2014
Hosted by the National Heritage Language Resource Center at UCLA

Call for Papers

We invite abstracts for 20-minute presentations on any aspect of the linguistics of heritage languages in the Americas (e.g., structural, generative, historical, sociolinguistic, or experimental). Abstracts can be a maximum of two pages in length, including diagrams, charts, and references, and should be sent anonymously to Joe Salmons at jsalmons@wisc.edu.

Linguistic Field(s)
Anthropological Linguistics; General Linguistics; Historical Linguistics; Language Documentation; Sociolinguistics

Submission Deadline
30 June, 2014. Decisions on acceptance will be announced in July.

For further information, please contact jsalmons@wisc.edu

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Organizers:
Birna Arnbjörnsdóttir, University of Iceland Janne Bondi Johannessen, University of Oslo Michael Putnam, Penn State University Joseph Salmons, University of Wisconsin - Madison

Local organizers:
Kathryn Paul, National Heritage Language Resource Center, UCLA, kathryn@humnet.ucla.edu Olga Kagan, National Heritage Language Resource Center, UCLA, okagan@humnet.ucla.edu

Links to Previous Workshops:
4th Annual Workshop on Immigrant Languages in the Americas, September 2013, University of Iceland

The Third Workshop on Immigrant Languages in America, September 2012, Penn State University

Second Workshop on Immigrant Languages in America, September 2011, University of Oslo

Investigating Immigrant Languages in America, September 2010, University of Wisconsin, Madison 


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