NELS 45

October 31 - November 2, 2014
MIT

Abstract deadline: July 1, 2014

Conference

The 45th annual meeting of the North East Linguistic Society will be held at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology on Octber 31 - November 2nd, 2014.

Call for Papers

We invite abstracts from all fields of theoretical linguistics as part of the general session. Talks will be 20 minutes, followed by 10 minutes for discussion. As part of the general session, there also will be two poster sessions. Submissions are limited to two per author, with at most one paper being single-authored.

In addition to the general session, submissions are also invited for a special session titled The Phonological Consequences of Morphological Structure. Talks in the session will present analyses of cyclic effects in phonology, examining how morphosyntactic structure may influence their appearance. You may indicate whether you would like to be considered for the special session when submitting your abstract.

Abstract Format

Abstracts, including references and data, should be limited to two single spaced pages (US Letter) with one inch margins, minimum font size 11pt (Times New Roman). Examples should be interspersed throughout the text.

Abstracts must be submitted in pdf format through EasyAbs (http://linguistlist.org/confservices/nels45) and must be received by July 1, 2014, 23:59pm EDT. The submission must not reveal the identity of the author(s) in any way. Abstracts submitted for the special session will also be considered for the general session

Contact: nels45@mit.edu

Invited Speakers

  • Heidi Harley (University of Arizona)
  • Roger Schwarzschild (MIT)
  • Kie Zuraw (UCLA)