Below is a call for papers for the annual conference of the American Name Society in Austin, TX: The third call for papers for our 2017 annual conference in Austin, Texas has been issued. As before, research on any aspect of names and naming is welcome! The deadline for submission is Thursday, the 30th of […]
“Translating Across Space and Time” is an international conference hosted by the American Philosophical Society in Philadelphia, PA from October 13-15, 2016 and co-sponsored by the Penn Humanities Forum. The three-day conference will bring together a range of scholars, practitioners, and community leaders to discuss the ways archival collections and scholarly fieldwork can help preserve […]
Conference location: University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee Conference dates: October 13-16, 2016 Application deadline: September 1, 2016 Find the complete call for papers here: http://uwm.edu/eqi/wp-content/uploads/sites/130/2016/06/48th-Algonquian-CFP.pdf
Announcement for the new Ute Dictionary by Talmy Givon. UteDicflyer
Brian Swann, ed., 2014. SKY LOOM:NATIVE AMERICAN MYTH, STORY AND SONG. University of Nebraska Press, “Native Literatures of the Americas” series. Forthcoming this fall, in the same series, is Marcia Haag, ed., A LISTENING WIND: Native Literature from the Southeast. Other volumes are in preparation.
The long awaited volume by C. Douglas Ellis of Spoken Cree III is now available! — Please forward this message to your contacts and librarians to help us reach those who need the book, we depend on you for dissemination — Spoken Cree: ê-ililîmonâniwahk is a three-stage course exploring the spoken and written language in the cultural context of a Northern Cree village. […]
De Reuse’s Comments: These are mostly of historical and ethnographic interest, but contain quite a bit of information on Jesuit missionary linguistics and Guarani linguistics. Written in Portuguese. Dear Readers and Friends of Nhanduti Editora We are inviting you to to look inside our recent book “História Kaiowa. Das Origenas aos Desafios Contemporâneos”, (History of […]
Brian Swann, email@example.com, (phone is 212.353.4279), series editor of the University of Nebraska’s NATIVE LITERATURES OF THE AMERICAS series, would like to invite SSILA members to contact him with queries and proposals for the series. (Many SSILA members have contributed to the series in the past).
Richard Andrew Silas 1951-2016 Willem de Reuse’s note: this was one of the 7 fluent speakers of Han Athabaskan, so there are now 6 left. Richard Andrew Silas was born Nov. 2, 1951, to Charles Silas Sr. and Nancy Malcolm Silas in Eagle. He was the second oldest child of six children born in the […]
Link to Richard Diebold’s obituary. He was a dear colleague at the University of Arizona, and wrote important work on the Huave language of Mexico. http://anthropology.arizona.edu/news/memoriam-richard-diebold