Conference: CLS 59

The 59th Meeting of the Chicago Linguistic Society (CLS 59)

Location: University of Chicago
Submission deadline: January 15, 2023 at 23:59
Conference dates: April 28 – April 30, 2023

The Chicago Linguistic Society is the oldest student-run linguistics organization in the United States. Our linguistics conference has been held almost every year since 1965.

CLS conferences have provided unique opportunities for the University of Chicago linguistics community to coordinate, host, and participate in intense scholarly discussions with researchers from around the world. In addition to hosting the conference itself, CLS publishes the proceedings of the conference, which CLS officers edit and compile into a volume.

Special Topics of CLS 59:

  • Ancient languages
  • Arctic languages
  • Syntax-prosody interface

Invited Speakers:

  • Richard Compton (Université du Québec à Montréal)
  • Troy Messick (Rutgers University)
  • Line Mikkelsen (University of California, Berkeley)
  • Prerna Nadathur (The Ohio State University)
  • Natalie Weber (Yale University)
  • Chris Kennedy (University of Chicago)

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