Call For Papers

The Department of Linguistics at the University of Arizona is pleased to invite you to WCCFL 29 at the University of Arizona in Tucson, Arizona on April 22-24. The organizing committee solicits abstracts from all areas of formal linguistics as well as papers oriented towards one of the conference's two major themes:

  • Endangered Languages: Work (from any theoretical perspective) based on the documentation and analysis of any endangered language or language group, including American Indian languages.
  • Methodology and Modelling: Theoretical approaches to modelling grammar using various methodologies, especially experimental, computational and those inspired by consideration of the biological foundations of language.

Download a PDF of the call for papers

Guidelines For Submission

Abstracts for 20 minute talks as well as posters must contain at most 750 words, including examples but not references, on up to two letter-sized sheets (8"1/2 x 11") with one-inch margins and in a font no smaller than 11 points. At the tope of the abstract, please include:

  1. The abstract title
  2. Three or four keywords describing the topics of the paper.

Include word count at the bottom of the abstract text. Abstracts are anonymous, so all authors' names must be absent from the abstract.

Submissions are limited to 1 individual and 1 joint abstract per author, or 2 joint abstracts per author.

If you are using Microsoft Word, you may use this Word template file to prepare your abstract. If you are using other word-processing software, please have a look at the PDF of the template and follow the style of the template as closely as possible.

The submitted abstract is required to be in PDF format.

Instructions For Submission

Abstract submission is through EasyChair. If you do not already have an EasyChair account, first create on here, then go to the WCCFL 29 submission site hosted by EasyChair.

Deadline for abstract submission: January 15

Notification: Before the end of February.