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CILLA VII: October 29-31, 2015
Center for Indigenous Languages of Latin America
The University of Texas at Austin

The seventh CONFERENCE ON INDIGENOUS LANGUAGES OF LATIN AMERICA will be held October 29-31, 2015, at the University of Texas at Austin. We invite the submission of abstracts on research about any aspect of Latin American indigenous languages. Already published papers will not be accepted. Topics may include, but are not limited to:

  • Grammar
  • Typology
  • Linguistic Anthropology
  • Sociolinguistics
  • Language Planning
  • Language Politics
  • Linguistic Theory
  • Historical Linguistics
  • Language Vitality
  • Discourse
  • Indigenous Literatures
  • Cooperation with the Community

Spanish is encouraged for presentations; English and Portuguese are also acceptable.
Presenters are allowed 20 minutes for presentation and 10 minutes for discussion.
Papers will be selected based on the evaluation of an anonymous abstract, which may not exceed 500 words.
We cannot accept more than one paper as principal author.

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS:

Gabriela Caballero, University of California, San Diego
Christian DiCanio, Haskins Laboratories and University at Buffalo (SUNY)
Daniel Suslak, Indiana University
Roberto Zariquiey, Pontificia Universidad Católica del Perú

SUBMISSIONS:
Deadline for receipt of abstracts is May 1, 2015.
Please send your abstract to Nora England.
Subject: CILLA VII abstract.
Please include in the following order (in your message, but NOT in the abstract, except for the title):

  1. Title of the paper
  2. Author's name
  3. Author's affiliation
  4. E-mail address at which the author wishes to be notified
  5. Equipment needs for the presentation
  6. An abstract of 500 words maximum. Name of file: Lastname_Firstinitial_CILLAVII
Notification of acceptance or rejection will be sent by May 31, 2015.

REGISTRATION:
(At meeting, no credit cards)
$20 students
$40 non-students
Registration scholarships are available for speakers of indigenous languages

CONTACT:
Nora England
University of Texas at Austin
e-mail: nengland@austin.utexas.edu
Previous CILLA papers: http://www.ailla.utexas.org/site/events.html



 
 
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AILLA is also grateful for support from the National Endowment for the Humanities and the National Science Foundation.
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