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LINGUIST List 24.4192

Wed Oct 23 2013

Calls: Multiple Families, Semantics, Pragmatics, Lang Documentation, General Ling/Germany

Editor for this issue: Bryn Hauk <brynlinguistlist.org>

Date: 23-Oct-2013
From: Vera Hohaus <vera.hohausuni-tuebingen.de>
Subject: GLOW Workshop Series: The Semantics of African, Asian and Austronesian Languages 1
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Full Title: GLOW Workshop Series: The Semantics of African, Asian and Austronesian Languages 1
Short Title: TripleA 1

Date: 11-Jun-2014 - 13-Jun-2014
Location: Tübingen, Germany
Contact Person: Vera Hohaus
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://semanticsofaaa.wordpress.com

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics; Language Documentation; Pragmatics; Semantics

Language Family(ies): Afroasiatic; Altaic; Austro-Asiatic; Austronesian; Japanese Family; Khoisan; Niger-Congo; Nilo-Saharan; Sino-Tibetan

Call Deadline: 07-Jan-2014

Meeting Description:

The Universities of Tübingen and Potsdam are proud to announce TripleA 1, a
workshop focusing on the cross-linguistic formal semantics of understudied
languages from Africa, Asia, Australia and Oceania.

Invited Speakers:

Manfred Krifka (ZAS/ Humboldt Universität zu Berlin)
Kilu von Prince (ZAS, Berlin)
Miriam Butt (Universität Konstanz)
Walter Bisang (Johannes-Gutenberg-Universität Mainz) -to be confirmed-

Organizing Committee:

Sigrid Beck (Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen)
Polina Berezovskaya (Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen)
Vera Hohaus (Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen)
Anna Howell (Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen)
Pritty Patel-Grosz (Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen)
Konstantin Sachs (Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen)
Mira Grubic (Universität Potsdam)
Anne Mucha (Universität Potsdam)
Malte Zimmermann (Universität Potsdam)


This workshop is under the patronage of GLOW (Generative Linguistics in the
Old World) and is funded by the cross-linguistic projects C1 and A5 of the
SFB 833 at Tübingen University and the SFB 632 at Potsdam University.

Call for Papers:

We invite submissions for 30-minute talks plus 10 minutes for discussion.
Submissions should present original formal semantic or pragmatic work on
any interpretive aspect of the languages under discussion, ideally
originating from own fieldwork. We particularly encourage Ph.D. students to

Abstracts must be anonymous, in PDF format, 2 pages (A4 or letter), in a
font size no less than 12pt, and with margins of 1 inch/ 2.5cm. Please
submit abstracts via Easy Chair (see link below) no later than January 7, 2014.

Abstract submission link:

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