5th Moscow Student Conference on Linguistics (MSCL 5)

Venue: Independent University of Moscow

Location: Moscow, Russia

Event Date/Time: Apr 03, 2010 End Date/Time: Apr 04, 2010
Registration Date: Apr 03, 2010
Early Registration Date: Feb 14, 2010
Abstract Submission Date: Feb 14, 2010
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The 5th Moscow Student Conference on Linguistics (MSCL 5) will be held on April 3-4, 2010 at the Independent University of Moscow. Abstracts are solicited from all areas of formal linguistics including but not limited to Phonology, Morphology, Syntax, and Semantics. The key topic of this year's conference is Scrambling, Free Word Order and Related Phenomena. While submissions on the conference's key topic are especially encouraged, all other abstracts will be given equal consideration.

Invited Speakers

John F. Bailyn
Željko Bošković
Norvin W. Richards

Submission Guidelines

Abstracts should be anonymous and may not exceed two pages, including data, references and diagrams. Abstracts should be typed in at least 11-point font, with one-inch margins. Only abstracts from students (i.e., those not having defended a PhD by the submission deadline) will be considered. Accepted papers will be allotted 20 minutes for presentation plus 10 minutes for discussion.

The deadline for submissions is February 14, 2010. Note that submissions are limited to one individual and one joint abstract per author, or two joint abstracts per author. To submit an abstract send an e-mail to the conference e-mail mscl.submission@gmail.com with a PDF-copy of your abstract attached to the message. Include the following information in the body of the message:

— title of the paper
— name(s) of author(s)
— affiliation

Should you have any questions, do not hesitate to contact us at the conference e-mail.

About MSCL. The annual MSCL was first held in 2006 at Moscow State University and since then has grown to be one of the major conferences on formal linguistics in Russia. The aim of the conference is to give young researchers an opportunity to present their work, exchange ideas and receive feedback from more experienced colleagues.

MSCL 5 is co-orgnized by the Independent University of Moscow, French-Russian Poncelet Laboratory and Moscow State University.


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