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31st Annual General Linguistics Conference, TABU Dag 2010

Wednesday, June 2, 2010 - 22:00 to Thursday, June 3, 2010 - 22:00

The  Center  for  Language  and  Cognition  Groningen  is  pleased  to  announce  the  31st TABU Dag, which will take place at the University of Groningen on 3 and 4 June 2010. Senior researchers, postdoctoral researchers, (post)graduate students, and thers who are interested are warmly invited to participate. TABU  Dag  is  an  annual  international  linguistics  conference,  which  offers  excellent opportunities  to meet  other  linguists  and  discuss  current  research  in  several  areas  of linguistics.  (Post)graduate  students  and  postdoctoral  researchers  in  particular  are encouraged to present their work. In addition to the presentations, four plenary lectures will be held. We are happy to have Michael Cysouw  (Max Planck  Institute  for Evolutionary Anthropology, Leipzig),  Julia Hirschberg (Columbia University), John C. Trueswell (University of Pennsylvania), and Sten Vikner (University of Aarhus) as keynote speakers at the conference.

TABU Dag provides an opportunity for the participants to present work addressing any of the following research areas:

  • Computational linguistics
  • Discourse and communication
  • Language and literacy development across the life span
  • Language variation and language change
  • Neurolinguistics
  • Syntax and semantics

In addition, we encourage abstract submissions  from other  linguistic areas, which may have remained unmentioned in the overview above.

Further details can be found on the conference website: http://www.tabudag.nl