Conference on Uralic, Altaic and Paleo-Asiatic languages in the memory of Alexander P. Volodin

Country: Russian Federation

City: St. Petersburg

Abstr. due: 16.09.2018

Dates: 06.12.18 — 08.12.18

Area Of Sciences: Humanities;

Organizing comittee e-mail: langrus.spb AT gmail.com

Organizers: The Institute for Linguistic Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences

 

The Institute for Linguistic Studies of the Russian Academy of Sciences announces the First Conference on Uralic, Altaic and Paleo-Asiatic languages. The Conference will take place at the Institute for Linguistic Studies (St. Petersburg, Tuchkov per., 9), on December 6-8, 2018. In 2018, the Conference will be dedicated to the memory of Alexander Pavlovich Volodin (1935 - 2017).

Within the framework of the conference, we plan to discuss the problems of Uralic, Altaic and Paleo-Asiatic languages. Here is a tentative list of topics that will be studied at the conference on the material of Uralic, Altaic and Paleo-Asiatic languages:

1) Phonology, grammar and lexicon
2) Language contacts
3) Sociolinguistic and ethnolinguistic studies
4) Comparative and historical studies
5) Corpora studies

Conference Web-Site: https://linguistlist.org/issues/29/29-2063.html