Conference: RALFe 2018

RALFe 2018 – Rencontres d’Automne de Linguistique Formelle

This conference aims to bring together researchers working on formal linguistics (phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics) from different perspectives, including comparative linguistics, typology, language acquisition, psycholinguistics and neurolinguistics.

Thursday 6th – Friday 7th December 2018

CNRS – UPS Pouchet, Salle de conférences
61 rue Pouchet
75017 – Paris

Invited speakers

Important dates

  • Call for papers: April 24th 2018
  • Deadline for submissionsSeptember 7th 2018
  • Notification of acceptance: Octobre 8th 2018
  • RALFe 2018 : 6-7 December 2018

Call for papers:

We invite abstract submissions for a 20 min talk (plus 10 min discussion) on theoretical linguistics. Submissions in all fields of formal linguistics (phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, etc.) and its interfaces (syntax-semantics, syntax-morphology, morphophonology, etc.) are accepted. Propositions on language acquisition, psycholinguistics and neurolinguistics in a perspective that relates those fields to theoretical grammar are particularly encouraged. We also welcome contributions exploring formal approaches to language diversity and typology (included but not limited to sign languages, creole languages, under-represented languages and comparative studies).

 Instructions for abstract submission :

Presentations must be in French or English. Abstracts should be anonymous and must not exceed 2 pages (A4, 1 inch-margins on all four sides, Times New Roman 12 pt.), including data and references. Abstracts must be submitted online through the EasyChair website. Only electronic submissions by EasyChair will be accepted (file must be in .pdf format).

EasyChair link for submissions:

For more information: confralfe [at] gmail [dot] com

Conference organized by :

UMR 7023 « Structures Formelles du Langage » (Université Paris 8 / CNRS)