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30th Northwest Linguistics Conference at SFU

December 10th, 2013

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Welcome!

The Department of Linguistics at Simon Fraser University is honoured to host the 30th Northwest Linguistics Conference (NWLC) on April 26-27, 2014. Held on an alternating basis by the graduate linguistics students of Simon Fraser University, the University of British Columbia, the University of Victoria, and the University of Washington, the NWLC brings together research by students in all areas of linguistics.

MAY 25th

Guidelines for the conference proceedings can be found under Conference Information!

MAY 9th

We would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who took part in the conference. The presenters shared their amazing work and the audience provided very valuable feedback. We are very excited to see you again at next year’s conference. Thank you!

APRIL 24th

PLEASE HAVE A LOOK AT THE FINAL PROGRAM SCHEDULE

link can be found under “Conference Information”

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CALL FOR PAPERS

UPDATE: abstract submission is now closed

THE DEADLINE HAS BEEN EXTENDED TO FEBRUARY 16, 2014 at 11:59 pm (PST)

We invite abstracts for 30-minute talks (20-minute presentations with 10 minutes for discussion) from graduate and undergraduate students on topics in theoretical and applied linguistics. Abstracts should be no longer than 500 words in 12-point font on letter-size paper (8.5” x 11”) with 1-inch margins. Figures and references may be included on an optional second page. Do not include your name, affiliation, or other identifying information in the abstract; instead, include these in the body of your email along with the title of your presentation and contact information.

The deadline for abstract submission is 11:59 pm (PST) on February 1, 2014. Abstracts should be submitted as a PDF attachment by email to nwlc_2014@sfu.ca (subject line “Abstract”). Notification of abstract acceptance will be sent by February 24, 2014.

For more information:

Website: http://blogs.sfu.ca/events/nwlc2014

E-mail: nwlc_2014@sfu.ca

Twitter: @nwlc2014sfu

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We would like to thank the Department of Linguistics, the Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, the SFU Graduate Student Society (GSS), and SFU Graduate Studies for their generous support!