LINGUIST List 9.54

Thu Jan 15 1998

Calls: FASL'98, NWLC'98

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  1. c. vakareliyska, Second Call for Papers: FASL 1998
  2. Krista Muller, NWLC -- Second Call for Papers

Message 1: Second Call for Papers: FASL 1998

Date: Tue, 13 Jan 1998 18:50:34 -0800 (PST)
From: c. vakareliyska <vakarelOREGON.UOREGON.EDU>
Subject: Second Call for Papers: FASL 1998

Second Call for Papers:

Seventh Annual Workshop on Formal Approaches to Slavic Linguistics

Conference dates: May 8-10, 1998, at the University of Washington,

Guest speakers: Johanna Nichols and Barbara Partee

Conference co-sponsors: University of Washington Department of Slavic
Languages and Literature; University of Oregon Department of Russian

Deadline for receipt of abstracts: February 18, 1998

Abstracts are invited for 20-minute presentations on topics dealing
with formal aspects of any area of theoretical Slavic linguistics
(synchronic or diachronic), including syntax, semantics, morphology,
phonology, discourse analysis, and psycholinguistics. Presentations
will be followed by a 10-minute discussion period.

Send 6 copies of a ONE-PAGE ANONYMOUS abstract to the postal address
below. No fax or e-mail submissions will be accepted. Please include
ONE 3x5 card with:

 1) title of paper
 2) your name
 3) address and affiliation
 4) telephone and/or fax numbers
 5) e-mail address

Mail to:
 FASL VII Committee
 Dept. of Slavic Languages and Literature
 Box 353580
 University of Washington
 Seattle, Washington, WA 98195

 Telephone: 206-543-6848
 Fax: 206-543-6009

Persons interested in attending FASL VII are invited to register their
e-mail and/or mailing addresses at the conference address
above. E-mail is the preferred means of communication for all business
except abstract submission, for which a hard copy is required.

1998 FASL website:

FASL VII Committee: Katarzyna Dziwirek, James Augerot, Herbert Coats
(University of Washington); Cynthia Vakareliyska (University of
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Message 2: NWLC -- Second Call for Papers

Date: Wed, 14 Jan 1998 12:32:08 -0800 (PST)
From: Krista Muller <>
Subject: NWLC -- Second Call for Papers

			Second Call for Papers

			(NWLC 98)


			MARCH 7-8, 1998

The Northwest Linguistics Conference is a graduate student conference
which was started in 1983 with the dual purpose of encouraging
interaction among students in the region (UBC, SFU, UVic, UW, UNBC)
and providing a chance for people to present their work in a friendly
and lively forum.

Requirements for submission Please submit 4 anonymous copies of a one
page abstract (250 words) with an additional page for figures and
references. Papers may deal with any area of linguistics. Presenters
will give a 20 minute talk which will be followed by a 10 minute
discussion period. Address all submissions to:

	Simon Fraser University
	Department of Linguistics
	8888 University Drive
	Burnaby, BC V5A 1S6

	Attn: Jean Wang / NWLC 98 Committee

Sorry, no e-mail submissions will be accepted.

Attach to the anonymous abstract a 3x5" card with your name,
affiliation, address, phone number, fax number, and e-mail address.
Receipt of abstracts will be acknowledged via e-mail within 48 hours.
Northwest Linguistics students will be given preference in continuance
with previous years' tradition, however all abstracts from outside the
area are strongly encouraged.

Deadline for abstract submission:	February 6, 1998
Program announcement:			February 13, 1998
Acceptance notification:		February 13, 1998
Final manuscripts due:			May 8, 1998
Proceedings available starting:		June 5, 1998

This call for papers as well as future information on the conference
can be found at

Please direct e-mail inquiries to

NWLC 98 Committee
Kyoung-Ja Lee 
Herman Li
Caroline Morgan
Krista Muller
Nathalie Schapansky
Miguel Oliveira
Connie So
Jean Wang

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