47th Meeting of the Linguistic Association of the Southwest: Linguistic Strategies of Social Justice: Contact, Contrast, and Convergence

Country: USA

City: Provo

Abstr. due: 01.06.2018

Dates: 11.10.18 — 13.10.18

Area Of Sciences: Humanities;

Organizing comittee e-mail: http://clas2.ucdenver.edu/lasso/dues_payment.html

Organizers: Brigham Young University; The Linguistic Association of the Southwest (LASSO)


 We welcome papers in all areas of linguistics, but we particularly encourage presentations on linguistic justice, raciolinguistics, languagelessness, ideologies of language standardization, nationalist language ideologies, language variation and contact, language policy, planning, linguistic attitudes, among other areas. Proposals for panels with multiple speakers are also welcome provided they fit within the 90-minute time frame of the concurrent sessions. We are also open for suggestions on workshops, especially those dealing with interdisciplinary topics. Papers may be presented in either English or Spanish. Please submit papers via EasyAbs from March 19, 2018 to June 1, 2018.

Conference Web-Site: http://linguistics.byu.edu/faculty/deddingt/LASSO2018/