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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: Norm and standardization in Indigenous languages of the Americas

56th International Congress of Americanists: Universality and Particularism in the Americas University of Salamanca, July 15‒20, 2018 Call for papers for the symposium 15/18: Norm and standardization in Indigenous languages of the Americas Area: Linguistics & Literature Please, send paper proposals through the form on the congress webpage: http://ica2018.es/linguistica-y-literatura/ Deadline for abstracts: October 20, 2017 […]

Travel Assistance Award for SSILA 2018

SSILA has accumulated, through earmarked donations, a small fund to assist members in need of financial assistance for travel to the annual meeting. SSILA travel awards are intended to increase participation in SSILA sessions by students and scholars from historically under-represented populations of the Americas. To apply for a SSILA travel award, email the information […]