LINGUIST List 15.3209

Mon Nov 15 2004

Calls: Applied Ling/Canada; General Ling/USA

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        1.    Thomas Hukari, 12th Annual Stabilizing Indigenous Languages Symposium
        2.    Phillip Carter, 72nd Southeastern Conference on Linguistics

Message 1: 12th Annual Stabilizing Indigenous Languages Symposium

Date: 15-Nov-2004
From: Thomas Hukari <>
Subject: 12th Annual Stabilizing Indigenous Languages Symposium

Full Title: 12th Annual Stabilizing Indigenous Languages Symposium 
 Short Title: SILS 12 
 Date: 02-Jun-2005 - 05-Jun-2005
 Location: Victoria, British Columbia, Canada 
 Contact Person: Ivy Charlston
 Meeting Email:
 Web Site:
 Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics 
 Call Deadline: 30-Mar-2005 
 Meeting Description:
 The theme of this year's conference is 'Weaving Language and Culture Together'. 
 SILS 12 is hosted by the First Peoples' Cultural Foundation and the University
 of Victoria, on the University of Victoria Campus.
 Preference will be given to presentations that describe innovative, holistic
 approaches to Indigenous language revitalization.  Presentations can take the
 following format: 20 minute talk (plus question period), 1 1/2 hour workshop,
 panelist in a choice of topics.
 Suggested topics for talks, workshops and panels include: Weaving Language and
 Culture Programs Together; Language Immersion Programs; Revitalizing languages
 without speakers; Repatriation of language recordings; Other: (please feel free
 to suggest a topic)
 Application forms and further information are available at
 Telephone: (250) 361-3456  Fax: (250) 361-3467

Message 2: 72nd Southeastern Conference on Linguistics

Date: 15-Nov-2004
From: Phillip Carter <>
Subject: 72nd Southeastern Conference on Linguistics

Full Title: 72nd Southeastern Conference on Linguistics 
Short Title: SECOL 

Date: 07-Apr-2005 - 09-Apr-2005
Location: Raleigh, North Carolina, United States of America 
Contact Person: Phillip Carter
Meeting Email:
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics 

Call Deadline: 10-Dec-2004 

Meeting Description:

Abstract submissions from any area of linguistics are welcome, but abstracts
focusing on the following areas are especially encouraged: 

Language and Identity (Gender/Race/Sexual/Regional) 
Urban Language Change in the South-East 
Hispanic English and Spanish Language in the United States 
Community Engagement and Media Projects 
Regional Variation in AAE 
Formal Approaches to Language in the South 

Papers at SECOL LXXII will be the standard 20 minutes. Abstracts should be no
more than 300 words. Electronic submissions (in Microsoft Word, WordPerfect, or
plain text) are strongly preferred.

In the same file as your abstract, but as a separate page, please enter the
following information (it will not be seen by the Program Committee): Name(s),
Affiliation, E-mail address, Mailing address, Title of paper, and any Special
equipment needs. Please, do not include your name on the abstract itself - all
entries will be judged anonymously. After the papers are refereed, we will
notify you of the Committee's decisions.

Abstracts should be sent to:
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