Call for papers
Annual Summer Conference of the Society for Pidgin and Creole Linguistics
19-22 June 2017, University of Tampere, Finland
Abstracts for twenty-minute presentations on any area pertinent to the linguistic study of pidgins, creoles, converted languages, mixed languages, emerging urban varieties, multi-ethnolects, and any other type of contact language are invited for anonymous review.
Deadline for abstract submission: 30 November 2016.
See here for more information about this conference.
Ton Vallen Award 2016
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