Conference: CLS 49

The submission deadline has been extended to midnight Jan. 5th. 2013.

Each spring scholars with diverse backgrounds and theoretical perspectives gather for three days of talks and discussion, followed by our annual CLS banquet. The conference is divided into a Main Session, comprised of talks on a broad range of linguistic issues, and one or more Parasessions, comprised of talks on more particular issues within a sub-field of the discipline.

The 49th Annual Meeting of the Chicago Linguistic Society will be held April 18-20, 2013 in Ida Noyes Hall at the University of Chicago.


Invited Speakers:

Idan Landau, Ben Gurion University

Karlos Arregi, University of Chicago

Sharon Rose, University of California, San Diego

Judith Tonhauser, Ohio State University

Roumyana Pancheva, University of Southern California

Daniel Harbour, Queen Mary University of London

Lisa Selkirk, University of Massachusetts at Amherst


1. Morphology-Semantics Interface

2. Slavic Linguistics

3. Cross-Linguistic Approaches to the Syntax-Phonology Interface

Important Dates:

Submission deadline: January 5, 2013

Notification: February 10, 2013

Conference dates: April 18-20, 2013

For questions not answered in this call for papers, please contact us at:

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