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1. Call: LASSO-27


Date: Sat, 18 Apr 1998 16:38:20 -0700
From: Garland D Bills
Subject: Call: LASSO-27

Call for Papers
27th Annual Meeting of the
Linguistic Association of the Southwest
(meeting jointly with WECOL, Western Conference on Linguistics)

October 9-11, 1998
Arizona State University
Tempe, Arizona

Invited Speaker: Jane H. Hill (U of Arizona)
Presidential Address: Robert D. King (U of Texas-Austin)

Proposals for papers in any area of linguistics will be considered. For
the 1998 meeting at Arizona State University, submissions regarding
languages of the Southwest are particularly encouraged. We also especially
solicit graduate student papers, which may be submitted following the
meeting for consideration for the Helmut Esau Prize, a $250 cash award
made annually by LASSO.

Presentation time for papers will be limited to twenty minutes plus ten
minutes for discussion.

acceptance of papers will be sent out by August 1, 1998. Only one abstract
as single author and a second as co- author will be accepted from any

Abstracts must be no longer than one page (maximum of 250 words) and
should summarize the main points of the paper and explain relevant aspects
of the data, methodology, and argumentation employed. Keep use of special
font items (e.g. phonetic symbols, diacritic marks, branching diagrams,
logical notation) to a bare minimum. Abstracts of accepted papers will be
published exactly as received in a booklet for distribution at the
meeting. At the beginning of your abstract place the paper title, and at
the end of an e-mailed abstract (or on a separate page of a mailed
abstract) repeat the title along with your name, affiliation, mailing
address, telephone number, and e-mail address.

It is strongly preferred that abstracts be submitted by e-mail. Send to:
gajill[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]unix1.sncc.lsu.edu
In the absence of e-mail, or if your abstract contains any special
symbols, send one hard copy of the abstract with a diskette (labeled for
operating system and word processing program) to:
Jill Brody
Department of Geography & Anthropology
Louisiana State University
Baton Rouge, LA 70803-4105 USA
Tel. 504-388-6171

LASSO presenters are encouraged to submit their polished papers to be
considered for publication in the _Southwest Journal of Linguistics_.

Presentation of papers at the LASSO annual meetings is a privilege of
membership in LASSO; 1998 dues must be paid by June 15 in order for your
abstract to be considered. Annual dues for individuals are US$15.00
(US$7.50 for students, retired persons, and those not employed). To pay
dues or for additional information, contact:
Garland D. Bills, Executive Director, LASSO
Department of Linguistics
University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131-1196 USA
Tel.: 505-277-7416
Fax: 505-277-6355
E-mail: gbills[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]unm.edu