LINGUIST List 33.1707

Thu May 12 2022

Calls: Altaic; General Linguistics/USA

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <>

Date: 12-May-2022
From: Asia Pietraszko <>
Subject: Workshop on Altaic Formal Linguistics 16
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Full Title: Workshop on Altaic Formal Linguistics 16
Short Title: WAFL 16

Date: 30-Sep-2022 - 02-Oct-2022
Location: Virtual (organized by the University of Rochester), USA
Contact Person: Asia Pietraszko
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Language Family(ies): Altaic

Meeting Description:

The 16th Workshop on Altaic Formal Linguistics will be held from September 30 to October 2, 2022, hosted by the Department of Linguistics at the University of Rochester. The event will be entirely virtual.

Submission deadline: June 20, 2022

Invited Speakers
- Heejeong Ko, Seoul National University
- Donca Steriade, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
- Sergei Tatevosov, Moscow State University

Call for Papers:

We invite abstracts for 20-minute talks (followed by 10-minute discussions) on topics dealing with formal aspects of any area of theoretical Altaic linguistics, including phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, or pragmatics. The term ‘Altaic’ is understood to include Turkic, Mongolic, and Tungusic languages, as well as Korean, Japanese, Ryukyuan, and Ainu.

The submission deadline for abstracts is June 20, 2022. Abstracts should be submitted via EasyChair using the following address:

Abstract Guidelines:
- abstracts must be anonymous
- at most 2 pages in length, including examples, tables, figures, and references
- 12pt font and 1 inch margins (US letter) or 2.5 cm margins (A4) on all four sides
- maximum of two abstracts per person, one of which must be co-authored

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