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Georgetown University Round Table (GURT) 2013
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Event Georgetown University Round Table (GURT) 2013
When Saturday, March 9, 2013
Event details
Details Joint Meeting of GURT 2013 and ACAL 44

African Languages: Specifics and Universals
March 7-10, 2013

The Georgetown University Round Table on Languages and Linguistics 2013 (GURT) and the 44th Annual Conference on African Linguistics (ACAL) will convene jointly at Georgetown University, Washington, DC. The conference theme is 'African Languages: Specifics and Universals' and the conference will take place from March 7th to 10th of 2013.

We are pleased to announce the following plenary speakers:

Anderson Chebanne(University of Botswana)
Katherine Demuth (Macquarie University)
Jason Kandybowicz and Harold Torrence (University of Kansas)
Mary Paster (Pomona College)
Annie Rialland (CNRS/Université Paris 3 Sorbonne-Nouvelle)

Call for Papers

The organizers would like to invite papers that address the theme or any topic relating to African languages and linguistics. Such topics include but are not limited to:

Computational Linguistics Historical Linguistics
Language Acquisition Language Pedagogy
Lexicography Morphology
Neurolinguistics Phonetics
Phonology Pidgin and Creole Languages
Pragmatics Semantics
Sociolinguistics Syntax
Tonology Typology
Please see the Submission page for more information.


Sponsors

GURT 2013 gratefully acknowledges the support of the following sponsors:

the Linguistics Department, Georgetown University
the Faculty of Languages and Linguistics, Georgetown University
the African Studies Program, Georgetown University
the Georgetown Africa Interest Network, Georgetown University
If you or your organization are interested in contributing, please email the organizers.

© GURT 2013 | Organized by Ruth Kramer, Elizabeth Zsiga and One Boyer
Access » This event is limited to Georgetown University students, faculty and staff.
Contact 202.687.5956
Sponsors Department of Linguistics
Web site For more information, see http://www8.georgetown.edu/college/gurt/2013/
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