LINGUIST List 16.1038

Mon Apr 04 2005

Calls: General Ling/New Zealand; General Ling/Spain

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        1.    Agnes Terraschke, Postgraduate Linguistics Conference
        2.    Rebeka Campos, 2005 Bilbao-Deusto International Student Conference in Linguistics

Message 1: Postgraduate Linguistics Conference

Date: 03-Apr-2005
From: Agnes Terraschke <>
Subject: Postgraduate Linguistics Conference

Fund Drive 2005 is now on! Visit to donate now!
Full Title: Postgraduate Linguistics Conference

Date: 13-Aug-2005 - 14-Aug-2005
Location: Wellington, New Zealand
Contact Person: Agnes Terraschke
Meeting Email:
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics

Call Deadline: 31-May-2005

Meeting Description:

Open book postgraduate conference for Linguistics, Applied Linguistics and
Communication Studies

Postgraduate Linguistics Conference at
Victoria University of Wellington
13th - 14th August 2005

First announcement of the postgraduate linguistics conference to be held at
Victoria University of Wellington, 13th - 14th August 2005.

Following the success of last year's postgraduate conference, we are planning
another conference for 2005 for which we invite papers any topics related to
Linguistics, Applied Linguistics and Communication Studies. This conference is
specifically targeted at postgraduate students and is a great opportunity for
them to present their work and meet their peers.

Participation at the conference is free and subsidies for presenters from across
the Tasman might be attainable.

Presentations should last 20 minutes plus 10 minutes for questions and
discussion. Moreover, speakers will have the chance to publish their papers as
part of the conference proceedings.

Abstracts for papers should be 150-200 words and should include the title of the
paper, author's name, university affiliation and the author's contact address.
The abstracts will be published in the conference programme.

Closing date for submission is May 31st 2005. Please send abstracts as a Word
attachment to or mail to:

Agnes Terraschke
c/o School and Linguistics and Applied Language Studies
Victoria University of Wellington
P.O. Box 600
New Zealand

For updates and further information please refer to our website

We are looking forward to hearing from you


Julia de Bres, Angela Chan, Stephanie Schnurr, and Agnes Terraschke

Message 2: 2005 Bilbao-Deusto International Student Conference in Linguistics

Date: 02-Apr-2005
From: Rebeka Campos <>
Subject: 2005 Bilbao-Deusto International Student Conference in Linguistics

Full Title: 2005 Bilbao-Deusto International Student Conference in Linguistics
Short Title: BIDE'05

Date: 23-Jun-2005 - 25-Jun-2005
Location: Bilbao, Spain
Contact Person: Rebeka Campos-Astorkiza
Meeting Email:
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Call Deadline: 08-Apr-2005

Meeting Description:

Theoretical, Experimental, Applied, and Computational Linguistics

The abstract submission deadline is getting close. Please, get your abstracts
ready and send them to

Keynote Speaker:
Ricardo Etxepare, CNRS/LEHIA

We are pleased to announce the 2005 BIDE (Bilbao-Deusto) Student Conference in
Linguistics. The aim of BIDE is to serve as rendezvous for new generations of
academics from all areas of linguistic research. BIDE provides students a
welcoming atmosphere where they can present their own work and get feedback from
peers as well as senior researchers.

Abstracts are due on or before APRIL 8, 2005. Your proposal should describe
original, unpublished work that may be in progress. Authors are limited to
maximum of one individual and one joint submission (papers co-authored with
faculty will not be accepted). Send your abstract as a PDF or WORD file to with 'abstract submission' in the subject field. The abstract
should be anonymous and abide by the following specifications: do not exceed two
pages (examples and references included); use 1 inch (2.54 cms) margins on all
sides; and a 12 point size font (preferably Times New Roman). Include your
name(s), title of the paper, affiliation(s) and contact information in the email
body and indicate what area of linguistics your contribution fits in best, e.g.
morphology, phonetics, phonology, semantics, syntax and so on.

Notification of acceptance will be sent around the first week of May. Accepted
papers are allowed 20 minutes for presentation and 10 minutes for discussion.

The papers presented at BIDE'05 are eligible for publication in the
International Journal of Basque Linguistics. The deadline for submitting papers
will be announced at the conference.

Organizing Committee
Irene Barbería (University of Deusto)
Rebeka Campos-Astorkiza (University of Southern California)
Susana Huidobro (University of the Basque Country and SUNY)
Leticia Pablos (University of Maryland)

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