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ALT 2017: Call for abstracts

Australian National University

Date: 12 December 2016

12th Conference for the Association for Linguistics Typology (ALT 2017): Call for abstracts

Proposal Submission Deadline: 31 March 2017

Notification of Acceptance: 5 May 2017

Abstracts are invited for the 12th Conference for the Association for Linguistics Typology (ALT 2017), to be held 12-14 December 2017 and workshops on 15 December 2017 at the Australian National University in Canberra, Australia. We welcome abstracts on any aspect of typology. Abstracts should be submitted through the conference webform found here. If you have any problems using this form, please email the conference organisers at alt12.2017@gmail.com.

Scholars may submit a maximum of two papers, whether sole authored or co-authored. This includes submissions to the ALT workshops. Abstracts should be at a maximum of one page, 12pt font, with another page (at maximum) for references.

Abstracts may be submitted for the General Session or for one of the Workshops. Abstracts submitted for a workshop but not accepted there will be automatically considered for inclusion in the general session. If authors wish to submit an abstract for a workshop, we encourage them to contact the workshop organizers ahead of time for advice on workshop coherence.

Proposals will be reviewed by members of the ALT 2017 Program Committee. Abstracts submitted to a workshop will be jointly reviewed by members of the ALT 2017 Program Committee and the workshop organisers.

For information about the conference

  • Australian Government
  • The University of Queensland
  • Australian National University
  • The University of Melbourne
  • Western Sydney University