The Alaska Native Language Center (ANLC) at the University of Alaska Fairbanks has a limited number of fellowships for Alaskan residents (travel, room and board, tuition) for CoLang 2018 at the University of Florida. For information about CoLang 2018, a language documentation institute, see https://colang.lin.ufl.edu/ ANLC fellowship applications are due by Feb. 8, 2018 Click […]
The deadline for fellowship applications for CoLang 2018 has been extended to February 8. For more information about CoLang and the application process, visit the CoLang website.
Meeting Description The Linguistics department at the University of California, Santa Barbara announces its 21st Annual Workshop on American Indigenous Languages (WAIL), which provides a forum for the discussion of theoretical, descriptive, and practical studies of the indigenous languages of the Americas. Keynote Speaker Anthony K. Webster (University of Texas at Austin) Anthony K. Webster […]
SSILA members are invited to look the Online Tlingit Verb Dictionary, a database of over 1,000 conjugated Tlingit verbs. This project was funded by the National Science Foundation, National Endowment for the Humanities, Administration for Native Americans, Sealaska Heritage Institute, Goldbelt Heritage Foundation, and the Central Council of Tlingit and Haida Indian Tribes of Alaska. Click […]
Fellowship applications for attendance at CoLang 2018 at the University of Florida are now open. Get more details about the application here.
The latest version of the SSILA conference program can be viewed here. This page will be kept up to date with the most recent changes. We hope you are enjoying SSILA!
The latest version of the program for the 2018 Winter SSILA meeting can be viewed at the link below. SSILA 2018 Winter Program
Every five years, Canada holds a census which includes several questions on language. The last census was held in 2016, and the data pertaining to language were released in August and October, 2017, respectively. Of particular interest to the SSILA readership are the data concerning “Aboriginal” (the Canadian government’s cover term for “First Nations, Inuit, […]
Linguistic Society of America (LSA) Satellite Workshop and Accompanying Activities LSA Annual Meeting, January 4-7, 2018, Salt Lake City, Utah Project Description Linguistic science has a long history of research on the Indigenous languages of North America, yet it is rare for such research to be framed around the knowledge systems of those language communities. […]
Expanding Linguistic Science By Broadening Native American Participation Linguistic Society of America (LSA) Satellite Workshop and Accompanying Activities LSA Annual Meeting, January 4-7, 2018, Salt Lake City, Utah Project description: Linguistic science has a long history of research on the Indigenous languages of North America, yet it is rare for such research to be framed […]