The Society for the Study of the Indigenous Languages of the Americas

2nd International Conference on Mesoamerican Linguistics

We invite abstracts for papers and panels from all areas related to the languages of
Mesoamerica, including both the indigenous languages and Mesoamerican Spanish, to be
submitted to the Second Mesoamerican Linguistics Conference, to be held at California
State University, Los Angeles on March 6-7, 2015. We are especially interested in
proposals concerning community-based language documentation and revitalization
efforts for the indigenous languages of Mesoamerica.
Submission guidelines:
1. Papers may be delivered in English or Spanish. Authors may submit up to two
abstracts, one individual and one jointly authored. Presentation time for papers will be 20
minutes plus 10 minutes for discussion.
2. The abstract must be no more than one page in length, single-spaced in 12-point font.
3. To preserve anonymity during the review process, authors should not include their
names or otherwise reveal their identities anywhere in the abstract.
4. Please specify the title of the paper, area of research, name, academic affiliation and
email in the accompanying email.
5. Please send submissions as a Word or PDF file to both conference organizers: Natalie
Operstein ( and Aaron Sonnenschein
Important dates:
Deadline for panel proposals: 15 November 2014
Deadline for abstracts: 15 December 2014
Notification: 1 January 2015
Conference dates: 6-7 March 2015

Updated: November 17, 2014 — 10:16 pm

The Author


SSILA © 2016 Frontier Theme
Password Reset
Please enter your e-mail address. You will receive a new password via e-mail.

%d bloggers like this: