Call for papers: GLOW 46

The 46th Generative Linguistics in the Old World (GLOW) Colloquium will take place at the University of Vienna and the University of Graz on 11th-15th April, 2023.

Conference website: https://glowlinguistics.org/46/

The main colloquium focuses on redundancy and deficiency in grammar. The goal is to bring together researchers investigating various notions and applications of redundancy and deficiency in phonology, morphology, syntax, and semantics, as well as their relevance in language variation, change and acquisition.

Thematic workshops

Mismatched pronouns: specification discrepancies between pronominals and their morphosyntactic or semantic context (Apr. 11, Graz)

  • Invited speaker: Elena Anagnostopoulou (University of Crete).

Non-automatic alternations in phonology (Apr. 15, Vienna)

  • Invited speaker: Sabrina Bendjaballah (CNRS & UniversitĂ© de Nantes)

Organizers

  • Boban Arsenijevic (University of Graz)
  • Eva-Maria Remberger (University of Vienna)

For any questions about the main colloquium or either workshop, please contact the local organizing committee at  glow46graz-vienna.ifr@univie.ac.at.

Call for papers:

For the main colloquium, which will include a poster session as well, scholars are invited to submit unpublished papers within all areas of generative linguistics. Submissions on phonological topics are especially welcome. The two workshops have their own topics and expect papers relating to them. Abstract submissions open October 1st, 2022. For more information see the Call for Papers.

GLOW 46 organization and events

For the main colloquium, taking place at the University of Vienna, 12-14 April, 2023, scholars are invited to submit unpublished papers dealing with redundancy and/or deficiency within all areas of generative linguistics. Submissions on phonological topics are especially welcome. The workshops have their own topics and expect papers relating to them. Note that workshop I will take place in Graz, which is easily reached by public transports from Vienna airport. The workshop program will be organized in order to allow travel time (about 2.5 hours) from Graz to Vienna.

Note that GLOW talks are 45 mins + 15 mins discussion (1 hour in total). The workshops will include only in person talks. The main colloquium will also feature a poster session and offer online participation options.

Abstract submission guidelines (main session and workshops)

An author may submit a maximum of two abstracts to the main colloquium, only one of which may be single-authored. However, the same person may submit two different single-authored abstracts to the main colloquium and a workshop. 

Abstracts for the main colloquium and workshops are to be submitted via Easychair (link below). Abstracts for both the main colloquium session and both workshops can be submitted at the same submission point. You will be asked to indicate which session (main colloquium, workshop I, workshop II) and modality (talk or poster), you would like your abstract to be considered for at the time of submission on the EasyChair submission form.

  • Abstracts, including references and data, must not exceed two pages with 1 inch (2.54cm) margins on all sides.
  • Font must be set in Times New Roman (or equivalent) with a font size no smaller than 12pt. Font size in displays and references may be smaller. 
  • The submission must not reveal the identity of the author(s) in any way. (Note that files uploaded to Easychair are renamed by the system, but a PDF file may contain hidden information about its author or creator. Make sure to remove that information.) 

Abstract submission hard facts (main session and workshops)

Abstract submissions open October 1st, 2022.

Please submit abstracts for both the main colloquium and workshops via EasyChair (https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=glow46) no later than December 1st, 2022, 23:59 Vienna time (GMT +01:00). 

Notification of acceptance: January, 2023 

For any questions about the main colloquium or either workshop, please contact the local organizing committee at  glow46graz-vienna.ifr@univie.ac.at.