LINGUIST List 9.1455

Sun Oct 18 1998

Calls: Semantics and Linguistic Theory

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  1. Cher Bergeon, Semantics and Linguistic Theory

Message 1: Semantics and Linguistic Theory

Date: Fri, 16 Oct 1998 15:32:43 -0700 (PDT)
From: Cher Bergeon <>
Subject: Semantics and Linguistic Theory

 SALT 9 - Second Call for Papers

 Semantics and Linguistic Theory
 Ninth Annual Meeting
 University of California, Santa Cruz
 February 19-21, 1999

		 Invited Speakers:

	 Henriette de Swart (University of Utrecht)
	 Beth Levin (Northwestern University)
 Terence D. Parsons (University of California, Irvine)

SALT 9 invites submissions for 30-minute presentations (with
10 additional minutes for discussion) on any topic in the
semantic analysis of natural language emphasizing the connection
to linguistic theory. Authors should submit 10 copies of
abstracts, no more than 2 pages (1000 words) long. Authors' names,
address, affiliation, status (faculty/student), phone number
and e-mail address, paper title, and list of prior or planned
presentations at other conferences should accompany the abstracts
on a 3x5 card. E-mail and fax submissions cannot be accepted. 

Deadline for receipt of abstracts is Monday, November 2, 1998.
The program will be announced in December 1998.

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SALT does not accept papers that by the time of the conference have
appeared or have been accepted for publication in a peer-reviewed

Preference will be given to presentations not duplicated at
other major conferences (including LSA, NELS, WCCFL, etc.).
Authors are asked to indicate prior or planned presentations
of their papers on the abstract submission card.

Any person can submit at most one abstract as sole author and
a second abstract as co-author or two abstracts as co-author.
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Send abstracts to:

SALT 9 Organizing Committee
Department of Linguistics 
University of California, Santa Cruz
1156 High Street
Santa Cruz, CA 95064

Further announcements will be made as the conference approaches.

Inquiries are welcome to the address above, or e-mail to

The Conference Web Site is accessible at

Proceedings of SALT are in general available from
For the Proceedings of SALT 2, write to

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