Call for Papers
Please Note: Abstract submission for BLS41 is closed as of October 31, 2014. Notification of decisions will be given in the coming weeks.
The 41st Annual Meeting of the Berkeley Linguistics Society (BLS41) will take place Saturday and Sunday, February 7-8, 2015, on the UC Berkeley campus. BLS41 welcomes submissions of abstracts that make rigorous use of linguistic data from a variety of sources and in a variety of subdisciplines, both descriptive and theoretical.
The general session welcomes papers from phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, pragmatics, sociolinguistics, historical-comparative linguistics, cognitive linguistics, and psycholinguistics.
General Session Invited Speakers:
Special Session: Fieldwork Methodology
The special session will examine issues in fieldwork methodology. We welcome papers focusing on innovative fieldwork methods, as well as descriptions and/or theoretical work resulting from innovative fieldwork methods.
Special Session Invited Speakers:
Authors may maximally submit one single-authored and one co-authored abstract. Abstracts, including title, data, and examples, must fit onto one page with 1'' margins and 12pt font. References may be included on a second page. Omit names or phrasing that would otherwise reveal author identity. Surname-year citations of one's own work are acceptable.
All abstracts must be submitted electronically as a .pdf file to EasyChair
Please fill out all required fields and indicate at least one topic corresponding to the linguistic subfield(s) of greatest relevance to your abstract. All submissions will be anonymized for review.
All abstracts are due by Friday, October 31, 2014 at 11:59pm Pacific Time. Email correspondence concerning abstract submissions to firstname.lastname@example.org. Address general correspondence to email@example.com.