Conference: Roots V

Roots V will be hosted by the Department of Linguistics of Queen Mary, University of London and the Department of Linguistics of  University College London on June 17-18, 2017 (with an opening session on the evening of June 16th).

Organizers: Hagit Borer (Queen Mary, University of London), Andrew Nevins (UCL)

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Invited speakers

Call for Papers

We invite submission of abstracts for 40-min OR 50-min oral presentations (incl. 10 min for questions and discussion) and/or poster presentations in a 2 hour poster session on June 17.

Abstracts are due at 11:59 pm, EST, on February 6, 2017 February 24th, 2017 and should be submitted on Easychair at

The abstract must be at most 2 pages in length, including examples, figures, references, etc. It must be written on A4 paper with a one-inch margin on all four sides.  Please mark your submission clearly as to whether it is for a 30+10 presentation, a 40+10 presentation, or a poster.

Each author can only submit at most two abstracts, one single-authored and one-co-authored.