Date: Fri, 5 May 1995 11:43:12 CST
From: salikoko mufwene mufw[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]MIDWAY.UCHICAGO.EDU
Subject: SPCL Meeting at the 1996 LSA Meeting
I thought members of this list may be interested in this announcement.
Call for Papers
Society for Pidgin and Creole Languages
5-7 January 1996 (San Diego)
DEADLINE for submitting abstracts: July 31, 1995
The Society for Pidgin and Creole Languages will meet on 5-7 January 1996
in conjunction with the Linguistic Society of America at
Sheraton Harbor Island Single Double Occupancy
in San Diego (U.S.A.) $79.00 $86.00
Phone: (619) 692-2265
Abstracts on phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, lexicon, social
aspects of language, history of the discipline or any pertinent issue
involving pidgin and creole languages are invited for anonymous review by a
five member panel.
Abstracts: Two abstracts of different length should be submitted:
(1) A short, publishable abstract for the 1996 LSA Meeting Handbook (for
format specifications, see attached form, the December 1995 LSA Bulletin,
or contact Prof. Armin Schwegler via e-mail at Aschwegl[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]uci.edu ).
(2) a longer, single spaced one- to two-page version of the abstract (the
panel of reviewers will use this abstract for evaluating your submission).
FORMAT: Your name, address, affiliation, status (student, faculty) E-mail
address, FAX, and phone number should appear above the short abstract.
Please put the full title of the paper on both abstracts.
Membership in SPCL includes a subscription to the Journal of Pidgin &
Creole Languages (only one member within the same household need subscribe
to the journal). The cost for both membership and the journal is US $54.00
or Dutch guilder (Hfl.) 92.00 per year. Students may participate in the
conference without subscribing to the journal, but they must be a member of
the SPCL. Regular membership dues and subscriptions should be sent to John
Benjamins Publishing Company (address below). Students opting not to
subscribe to the journal should send the $8.00 membership fee directly to
Prof. A. Schwegler at UC Irvine (address below).
Amsteldijk 44 - P.O. Box 75577 821 Bethlehem Pike
1070 AN AMSTERDAM / HOLLAND PHILADELPHIA, PA 19118 (U.S.A.)
Mail abstracts to: Deadline for RECEIPT of
Prof. Armin Schwegler
Dept. of Spanish and Portuguese July 31, 1995
University of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA 92717
e-mail: ASchwegl[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]uci.edu
E-mail submissions cannot be accepted. Faxed submissions to meet the
deadline must be followed immediately by mailed abstracts on regular paper
(clean copy is needed to reproduce your abstract in the book of abstracts
for conference participants).
Prof. Armin Schwegler Tel. 714/854-4791
Dept. of Spanish and Portuguese FAX. 714/824-2803
Univ. of California, Irvine
Irvine, CA 92717 (U.S.A.) E-mail: ASchwegl[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]UCI.edu
Salikoko S. Mufwene
University of Chicago
Dept. of Linguistics
1010 East 59th Street
Chicago, IL 60637
s-mufwene[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]uchicago.edu
312-702-8531; fax: 312-702-9861