Bermúdez-Otero at LSRL

Posted on August 23, 2008 by

Colleague Ricardo Bermúdez-Otero has been announced as an invited speaker at the 39th annual Linguistic Symposium on Romance Linguistics, to take place at the University of Arizona, March 26-29, 2009.  More details on the conference below the fold (via Linguist List).

Date: Fri, 22 Aug 2008 11:50:55
From: Sonia Colina []
Subject: 39th Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages
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Full Title: 39th Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages
Short Title: LSRL39

Date: 26-Mar-2009 – 29-Mar-2009
Location: Tucson, AZ, USA
Contact Person: Sonia Colina
Meeting Email:
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Language Family(ies): Romance

Call Deadline: 14-Nov-2008

Meeting Description:

The 39th Linguistic Symposium on Romance Linguistics will be held at the
University of Arizona, March 26-29, 2009.

First Call for Papers

39th Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages (LSRL39)
University of Arizona, March 26-29, 2009

Call Deadline: 14-Nov-2008

Main Session: All areas of Romance Linguistics
Parasession on Variation and Change in Romance

Conference website:

Plenary Speakers:
Ricardo Bermúdez-Otero (University of Manchester)
Karen Zagona (University of Washington)
Gillian Sankoff (University of Pennsylvania)

Abstracts are invited for 20-minute presentations (plus 10 minutes for
discussion) on any aspect of Romance Linguistics. For the parasession, we seek
submissions from any area of theoretical linguistics that explore the topic of
variation and change. Submissions are limited to one individual and one joint
abstract per author.

Abstract submission will be done online, on the LSRL 39 website (details to be

LSRL 39 Organizing Committee:
Sonia Colina
Antxon Olarrea
Ana Maria Carvalho
Miquel Simonet
Sara Beaudrie
Mario Montalbetti

Committee Chair: Sonia Colina

LSRL 39 Sponsors (as of August 18th, 2008):

Department of Spanish and Portuguese
College of Humanities
Office of the Vice President for Research
Department of Linguistics
Program in Cognitive Science
Department of French and Italian
Department of Anthropology
Center for Latin American Studies
Program for Cultural Cooperation between Spain’s Ministry of Culture and United
States Universities

Conference website:
Deadline for receipt of abstracts: November 14, 2008
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