Category: Calls & Conferences

Conference calls of relevance to SSILA

The International Year of Indigenous Languages 2019: Perspectives Conference Call for presentations

The International Year of Indigenous Languages 2019: Perspectives Conference Purdue University Fort Wayne, Indiana Call for presentations We invite Indigenous community language programs and organizations to submit proposals to showcase and celebrate your community efforts in community language work at this conference. Come to meet other language activists, be inspired, and inspire others in turn! […]

CFP: Linguistic Research with Diaspora Communities

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees estimates that as many as 56 million people around the world are displaced by war, disaster, environmental degradation, poverty, and other causes. Millions of speakers of endangered languages are among these displaced people, and linguists around the world increasingly find themselves working with speakers living outside their region […]

CFP: 2nd International Conference on Revitalization of Indigenous and Minoritized Languages

Call Deadline: 30-Apr-2019 Date: 01-Oct-2019 – 04-Oct-2019 Location: Location: Brasilia / Distrito Federal, Brazil Meeting Description Following the first edition of the Conference (Barcelona, ​​2017), the mission of the Second International Conference on Indigenous and Minorized Languages ​​Revitalization (2018) is to bring together instructors, practitioners, indigenous leaders, academics and students who speak and study these […]

NILI 2019 Summer Institute registration now open

We are please to announce that the Northwest Indian Language Institute’s (NILI) 2019 Summer Institute registration is now open! Adult and youth participants wishing to attend this year’s Institute please follow the link to our registration page. If a scholarship is needed, please also fill out our scholarship application! Follow the links to our adult form scholarship form or if you […]

Language: Call for submissions on Indigenous languages

The United Nations has declared 2019 as the International Year of Indigenous Languages. In recognition of this, Language is encouraging submissions dealing with research on any aspect of Indigenous languages. Papers on Indigenous languages have contributed to linguistics in significant ways. Just a few of the many influential Language articles that rely on data from Indigenous languages: Leonard Bloomfield, On sound […]



AILDI celebrates 40 years of providing Indigenous language education with a conference held in conjunction with the annual Symposium for American Indian Languages (SAIL). The SAIL/AILDI conference will be held April 12 &13, 2019 at the University of Arizona, Tucson.