LINGUIST List 15.2691

Wed Sep 29 2004

Calls: General Ling/USA

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        1.    Lucas Champollion, 29th Penn Linguistics Colloquium

Message 1: 29th Penn Linguistics Colloquium

Date: 22-Sep-2004
From: Lucas Champollion <>
Subject: 29th Penn Linguistics Colloquium

Full Title: 29th Penn Linguistics Colloquium
Short Title: PLC 29

Date: 25-Feb-2005 - 27-Feb-2005
Location: Philadelphia, PA, United States of America
Contact Person: Lucas Champollion
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Call Deadline: 08-Nov-2004

Meeting Description:

The Penn Linguistics Colloquium is an annual conference organized by graduate
students in the Department of Linguistics at the University of Pennsylvania.

The 29th Penn Linguistics Colloquium:
Call for Papers

The 29th Annual Penn Linguistics Colloquium will take place FEBRUARY
25-27, 2005 at the University of Pennsylvania campus in Philadelphia.


Mark Baker (Rutgers University): Gerund constructions within a
universal theory of categories.


''Syntactically annotated corpora: What, Why and How?'' by Anthony Kroch et
al. (University of Pennsylvania)



Papers on any topic in linguistics and associated fields are welcome.
Speakers will have 20 minutes for their presentations and 5 minutes for
discussion and questions.

Please limit abstracts to one page, single- or double-spaced, in 11-pt.
font. An additional page may be used for references and tables. Do not
include your name or affiliation within the abstract.

To facilitate the review process, please submit your abstract as a .pdf
file. If you cannot create .pdf files, you may submit a .doc, .rtf, or
.txt file, and we will convert it for you. However, since phonetic fonts
are not likely to output correctly, we ask that you set up a legend using
standard ASCII characters.

An online abstract submission form will soon be available at the PLC


Abstract submissions due: November 8, 2004.
Notification of acceptance/rejection: January 17, 2005.


Conference proceedings will be published as a volume of the Penn Working
Papers in Linguistics. Speakers will be invited to provide camera-ready
copies of their papers after the Colloquium.



Penn Linguistics Colloquium
Department of Linguistics
619 Williams Hall
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6305

This event is supported by funding from GSAC, the Graduate Student
Association Council of the University of Pennsylvania.

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