The program for the Winter 2020 meeting of SSILA is now available! Check it on the SSILA website here! Also keep checking back on that page for the latest updates as the program changes. We look forward to seeing you in New Orleans!
This is a quick reminder that nominations for the SSILA Archiving Award are due on October 1, 2019. This award highlights the importance of creating long-term archival materials that are accessible to all communities concerned, including heritage and language communities as well as scholarly communities. It is meant to encourage others in academia to value such […]
The SSILA Program Committee is seeking session chairs for our 2020 annual meeting in New Orleans. The meeting will be held on January 2–5. Session chairs introduce speakers, moderate any discussion during the question-and-answer period, and remind speakers when the time allotted for their 20-minute talk is drawing to a close. Session chairs should hold […]
The Department of Linguistics, University of Toronto (St. George Campus), invites applications for one full-time teaching stream appointment at the rank of Assistant Professor, Teaching Stream, in the area of Indigenous Language Documentation and Revitalization in languages spoken in North America, preferably in Canada. The appointment is expected to begin July 1, 2020. Applicants must […]
This award highlights the importance of creating long-term archived materials that are accessible to all communities concerned, including heritage and source communities as well as scholarly communities. It is meant to encourage others in academia to value such work as more comparable to analytic research. New Deadline: October 1, 2019 The award is presented to […]
Amazônicas VIII will take place at the Federal University of Goiás (Goiânia, Brazil) from June 29th, 2020 through July 3rd, 2020. The symposia include “Nominal Classification: grammar, discourse, typology”; “The interplay between phonology and morphology”; and “Verbal art in indigenous languages of Amazonia: tradition and innovation.” There will also be a symposium focused specifically on […]
The SSILA Program Committee is seeking volunteers to serve as abstract reviewers for the 2020 Annual Winter Meeting, which will be held in New Orleans, Louisiana, on January 2–5. Reviewing of abstracts will take place over a period of three weeks in late July and early August 2019. All reviewers must have a Ph.D. and […]
This is a reminder that abstracts for the Winter 2020 meeting of SSILA are due this upcoming Wednesday, July 17. This year’s meeting is being held from January 2–5 in New Orleans, Louisiana, concurrently with the Linguistic Society of America. Click here to view the complete abstract and submission guidelines. SSILA looks forward to receiving […]
Nominations for the Ken Hale Prize the Victor Golla Prize will now be accepted until July 15, 2019. See the prize pages under AWARDS for complete submission guidelines.
Hello SSILA members, As you might recall, the call for papers for the 2019 SSILA meeting suggested that submitters include in their abstract a brief discussion of broader impacts of their work. There was extensive discussion of this at the 2019 business meeting, and an ad hoc committee was struck to produce a proposal to […]