Call for Papers

Call Deadline: 15-Sep-2008

Graduate students not having defended a Ph.D. in Linguistics by September 15th are invited to submit abstracts in Phonology, Morphology, Syntax, and Semantics. Submissions in other areas, e.g. Psycholinguistics, Neurolinguistics, Phonetics, etc., will also be welcome if their theoretical significance is made clear. Papers are allotted 30 minutes for presentation plus 10 minutes for discussion.

Abstracts should not exceed two pages, including data, references and diagrams. Abstracts should be typed in at least 11-point font, with one-inch margins (letter-size; 8''1/2 by 11'' or A4) and a maximum of 50 lines of text per page. Abstracts must be anonymous and submissions are limited to 1 individual and 1 joint abstract per author.

Only electronic submissions will be accepted. Please send name, affiliation, e-mail, postal address and title of paper in the body of the message. The anonymous abstract should be sent as an attachment, and only abstracts in pdf format will be accepted.

Abstracts should be sent in .pdf format to:


  • Deadline for abstract submission: September 15th, 2008
  • Notification of accceptance: November 19th, 2008
  • Final Program: December 1st, 2008
  • Conference: January 16-18, 2009