CFP: Community-based language research across the Americas

Date: January 2–3, 2019 Location: New York, NY Contact Person: Kate Riestenberg Meeting Email: CBLRAA2019@gmail.com Website: https://sites.google.com/view/cblraa2019-eng Call Deadline: December 31, 2018 Meeting Description CBLRAA 2019 is a workshop organized in conjunction with the annual meeting of the Society for the Study of the Indigenous Languages of the Americas (SSILA). The goal of the workshop is […]

Call for Papers: The phonetic structures of Indigenous languages of South America

The 19th International Congress of Phonetic Sciences (ICPhS 19) will take place in Melbourne, Australia on 5-9 August 2019, with “Endangered Languages” as one of the themes of the conference.  We are delighted to announce that there will be a special session at the Congress devoted to the phonetic structures of Indigenous languages of South America.  We are […]

The nomination deadline for SSILA’s Archiving Award has been extended to October 15

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Nominations for SSILA’s Archiving Award are due October 15! This award highlights the importance of creating long-term archival materials that are accessible to all communities concerned, including heritage and language communities as well as scholarly communities. It is meant to encourage others in academia to value such work as more comparable to analytic research. Read more […]

Final Call for Session Proposals: 6th International Conference on Language Documentation & Conservation (ICLDC)

6th International Conference on Language Documentation & Conservation: Connecting Communities, Language, & Technology February 28 – March 3, 2019 Hawai’i Imin International Conference Center Honolulu, Hawai’i USA http://icldc6.icldc-hawaii.org/ Final Call for Proposals: Papers, Posters, & Technology Showcase Proposal Deadline: August 31, 2018 While we especially welcome abstracts that address the conference theme, Connecting Communities, Languages & Technology, […]

Job: Assistant Professor, Language Diversity

The Department of Linguistics, Faculty of Arts and Science at the University of Toronto invites applications for a full-time tenure-stream appointment in the area of Language Diversity. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor, and will begin on July 1, 2019. Applicants must have earned a PhD in linguistics by the date […]