31st TABU Dag, Groningen, 3-4 June 2010
I.Berzlanovich at rug.nl
Tue Jan 12 14:07:50 UTC 2010
31st TABU Dag 2010
University of Groningen, The Netherlands
3-4 June 2010
Abstract submission deadline: 22 March 2010
The Center for Language and Cognition Groningen is pleased to announce
the 31st TABU Dag, which will take place at the University of
Groningen on 3 and 4 June 2010. Senior researchers, postdoctoral
researchers, (post)graduate students, and others who are interested
are warmly invited to participate.
TABU Dag is an annual international linguistics conference which
offers excellent opportunities to meet other linguists and discuss
current research in several areas of linguistics. (Post)graduate
students and postdoctoral researchers in particular are encouraged to
present their work.
In addition to the presentations, four plenary lectures will be held.
We are happy to have Michael Cysouw (Max Planck Institute for
Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig), Julia Hirschberg (Columbia
University), John C. Trueswell (University of Pennsylvania), and Sten
Vikner (University of Aarhus) as keynote speakers at the conference.
TABU Dag provides an opportunity for the participants to present work
addressing any of the following research areas:
- Computational linguistics
- Discourse and communication
- Language and literacy development across the life span
- Language variation and language change
- Syntax and semantics
In addition, we encourage abstract submissions from other linguistic
areas, which may have remained unmentioned in the overview above.
We invite short abstracts for presentations and posters in English.
Abstracts should be no longer than 300 words. Abstracts should be
submitted, preferably in PDF format, via the submission system on the
Depending on the number of submissions, some authors may be invited
for a poster presentation.
Time allotted for presentations is 20 minutes, followed by 5 minutes
of discussion. The official language of the conference is English.
The deadline for the abstract submission is 22 March 2010.
Notifications of acceptance will be sent on 19 April 2010.
For further information, please visit our website:
We are looking forward to seeing you in Groningen!
The organising committee,
Veerle Baaijen, Ildikó Berzlánovich, Tim Kallenborn, Ben Maassen and
tabudag at rug.nl
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