Date: Fri, 5 May 1995 11:43:12 CST From: salikoko mufwene Subject: SPCL Meeting at the 1996 LSA Meeting I thought members of this list may be interested in this announcement. Sali. ================================================= Call for Papers Society for Pidgin and Creole Languages (SPCL) 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] >). (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). Benjamins Benjamins 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 abstracts: ============================= ================================= Prof. Armin Schwegler Dept. of Spanish and Portuguese July 31, 1995 University of California, Irvine Irvine, CA 92717 U.S.A. e-mail: ASchwegl[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] FAX: 714/824-2803 Phone 714/824-6901 Special note: 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] _________________________________________________________________ Salikoko S. Mufwene University of Chicago Dept. of Linguistics 1010 East 59th Street Chicago, IL 60637 s-mufwene[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] 312-702-8531; fax: 312-702-9861