WAIL 2007 CFP: Please resend abstracts
Andrea L. Berez
aberez at umail.ucsb.edu
Sun Feb 11 20:04:43 UTC 2007
FINAL CALL FOR PAPERS
(PLEASE SEE URGENT REQUEST BELOW)
Workshop on American Indigenous Languages
Santa Barbara, CA
May 11-12, 2007
URGENT REQUEST: Due to undetermined technical difficulties, many
abstracts sent by e-mail before Friday afternoon, February 9, 2007
were erased by the server and not received by WAIL. Please RESEND your
abstracts to wail at linguistics.ucsb.edu by Monday, February 19, 2007 so
that they can be evaluated for WAIL 2007. Thank you very much, and we
sincerely apologize for any inconvenience this may cause.
The Linguistics department at the University of California, Santa
Barbara announces its tenth annual Workshop on American Indigenous
Languages (WAIL), which provides a forum for the discussion of
theoretical and descriptive studies of the indigenous languages of the
We are pleased to have Dr. Judith Aissen from the University of
California at Santa Cruz as our WAIL Keynote speaker for 2007!
Anonymous abstracts are invited for talks on any topic in linguistics.
Talks will be 20 minutes, followed by 10 minutes for discussion.
Abstracts should be 500 words or less (excluding examples and/or
references) and can be submitted by hard copy or email. Individuals
may submit abstracts for one single and one co-authored paper. Please
indicate your source(s) and type(s) of data in the abstract (e.g.
recordings, texts, conversational, elicited, narrative, etc.). For
co-authored papers, please indicate who plans to present the paper as
well as who will be in attendance.
For email submissions: Include the abstract as an attachment. Please
limit your abstracts to the following formats: PDF, RTF, or Microsoft
Include the following information in the body of the email message:
(1) your name; (2) affiliation; (3) mailing address; (4) phone number;
(5) email address; (6) title of your paper.
Send email submissions to: wail at linguistics.ucsb.edu
For hard copy submissions: Please send five copies of your abstract,
along with a 3x5 card with: (1) your name; (2) affiliation; (3)
mailing address; (4) phone number; (5) email address; (6) title of
Send hard copy submissions to: Workshop on American Indigenous Languages
Department of Linguistics
University of California, Santa Barbara
Santa Barbara, CA 93106
EXTENDED DEADLINE FOR RECEIPT OF ABSTRACTS:
February 19, 2007
Notification of acceptance will be by email no later than March 5, 2007.
General Information: Santa Barbara is situated on the Pacific Ocean
near the Santa Yñez Mountains. The UCSB campus is located near the
Santa Barbara airport. Participants may also fly into LAX airport in
Los Angeles, which is approximately 90 miles southeast of the campus.
Shuttle buses run between LAX and Santa Barbara. Information about
hotel accommodations will be posted on our website
For further information contact the conference coordinators, Joye
Kiester or Bekki Siemens, at
wail at linguistics.ucsb.edu or (805) 893-3776,
or check out our website at
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