Call for Papers: 2nd Undergraduate Conference in Linguistics

This one-day conference will be dominated by roundtable discussions where 4-5 student present their papers, with faculty members serving as moderators. Students will have 15 minutes to present their work and 5 minutes to answer questions.

Event Details

Date: November 21, 2014

Time: 10AM - 5PM

Room: IC 318

Guest Speaker: Dr. Jessamyn Schertz (UTSC)

For Conference Programme Schedule: Click here

Submission Deadline: October 24, 2014

First prize

Cash prizes for the top three research papers.

Other prizes

A certificate to every participating student.

Selected papers will be part of the conference proceedings.

Call for Papers

We invite submission of one-page summary/proposal (300 words max.) for presentations on any aspect of language analysis: morphology, phonetics, phonology, psycholinguistics, morphology, semantics, sociolinguistics, syntax, language acquisition, language variation, multilingualism, comparative analysis, historical linguistics, computational linguistics, etc.

Eligibility

The applicant needs to be an active undergraduate student around the GTA

Maximum of one sole author and one co-authored paper per person.

Deadlines

Submission deadline: October 24, 2014

Abstracts must be sent via email as attachments (in MS Word or PDF format) to

Prof. Eri Takahashi: etakahashi@utsc.utoronto.ca.

Notification of acceptance

An adjudication committee will select the papers to be included in the conference. Students with accepted submissions will be contacted in late October 2014.