CALL FOR PAPERS – CILLA VI
Center for Indigenous Languages of Latin America, The University of Texas at Austin
The sixth CONFERENCE ON INDIGENOUS LANGUAGES OF LATIN AMERICA will be held October 24-26, 2013, at the University of Texas at Austin. We invite the submission of abstracts on research about any aspect of Latin American indigenous languages. Already published papers will not be accepted. Topics may include, but are not limited to:
Linguistic Anthropology Sociolinguistics
Language Planning Language Politics
Linguistic Theory Historical Linguistics
Language Vitality Discourse
Indigenous Literatures Cooperation with the Community
Spanish is encouraged for presentations; English and Portuguese are also acceptable.
CILLA VI KEYNOTE SPEAKERS:
Jonathan Amith, Gettysburg College and Smithsonian Institution
Félix Julca, Universidad Santiago Antúñez de Mayolo
Enrique Palancar, SeDyL-CELIA (CNRS) and Surrey Morphology Group
Francesc Queixalós, SeDyL-CELIA (CNRS)
Speakers are allowed 20 minutes for presentation and 10 minutes for discussion. Papers will be selected based on the evaluation of an anonymous abstract, which may not exceed 500 words. Electronic submissions are encouraged. We cannot accept more than one paper as principal author.
SUBMISSIONS: Deadline for receipt of abstracts is May 1, 2013. Please send your abstract to firstname.lastname@example.org, Subject: CILLA VI abstract. Please include in the following order (in your message, but NOT in the abstract, except for the title):
1. Title of the paper
2. Author’s name
3. Author’s affiliation
4. E-mail address at which the author wishes to be notified
5. Equipment needs for the presentation.
6. An abstract of 500 words maximum. Name of file: Lastname_Firstinitial_CILLAVI.
Notification of acceptance or rejection will be sent by May 31.
REGISTRATION: (at meeting, no credit cards)
$20 students; $40 non-students; registration scholarships for speakers of indigenous languages
University of Texas at Austin
Previous CILLA papers: http://www.ailla.utexas.org/site/events.html