FEL XXIII (2019) Causes of language endangerment: Looking for answers and finding solutions to the global decline in linguistic diversity

Sydney Centre for Language Research The University of Sydney14–16 December 2019 Click here to visit conference website Important dates Deadline for abstract submission: 1st July 2019 Notification of acceptance: 31st July 2019 Deadline for submission of full papers: 30th October 2019 Early bird registration starts: TBA Early bird registration ends: TBA Registration deadline: TBA Conference 14–16th […]

2nd Conference on Language Contact in the Circumpolar World

The 2nd Conference on Language Contact in the Circumpolar World has just been announced. It will have a special session on typology of linguistic areas and will be held from October 25–27, 2019 at the Institute of Linguistics RAS, Moscow, Russia. The circumpolar world includes the Arctic as defined by AMAP (Arctic Monitoring and Assessment […]

Call for proposals June 15–26, 2020, CoLang Workshops

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CoLang 2020 Institute on Collaborative Language Research University of Montana Call for proposals June 15–26, 2020, CoLang Workshops Deadline for receipt of proposals: May 31, 2019 Selection of proposals: August 30, 2019 We are seeking workshop proposals for topics related to language documentation, maintenance, and revitalization for the seventh Institute on Collaborative Language Research (CoLang) […]

Job: Specialists, University of California, San Diego

  The Office of Research Affairs, at the University of California, San Diego, in support of the campus, multidisciplinary Organized Research Units (ORUs) is conducting an open search for various Specialists (non-tenured, Assistant, Associate or Full level) in various academic disciplines. At UC San Diego, Specialists are academic appointees who provide expertise in a specialized area, engage in professional activities, and University and/or […]

The International Year of Indigenous Languages 2019: Perspectives Conference Call for presentations

The International Year of Indigenous Languages 2019: Perspectives Conference Purdue University Fort Wayne, Indiana Call for presentations We invite Indigenous community language programs and organizations to submit proposals to showcase and celebrate your community efforts in community language work at this conference. Come to meet other language activists, be inspired, and inspire others in turn! […]

CFP: Linguistic Research with Diaspora Communities

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees estimates that as many as 56 million people around the world are displaced by war, disaster, environmental degradation, poverty, and other causes. Millions of speakers of endangered languages are among these displaced people, and linguists around the world increasingly find themselves working with speakers living outside their region […]