2001 Texas Linguistic Society Conference
The Role of Agreement in Natural LanguageMarch 2-4, 2001
University of Texas at Austin
TLS 2001 Call for Papers
We invite abstracts on original, unpublished work in any of these areas as they relate to the role of agreement in natural language.
Invited Keynote Speakers
Hilda Koopman, UCLA
The Locality of Agreement
Margeret Speas, UMASS
Functional Categories and the Syntax-Pragmatics Interface
Sandy Chung, UC-Santa Cruz
The Two Faces of Agreement
Please submit ten copies of a one-page, 500-word, anonymous abstract for a twenty minute paper (optionally, one additional page for data and/or references may be appended), along with a 3" by 5" card with:
1) your name,
2) your affiliation,
3) your address, phone number, and e-mail address,
4) the title of the paper, and
5) an indication of which subfield of linguistics best describes the topic (e.g., Morphology, Syntax, Semantics, Language Acquisition, etc.).
By regular mail
Please send abstracts to:
TLS 2001 Abstract Committee
The University of Texas at Austin
Austin, TX 78712
E-mail abstracts will also be accepted. They must be submitted as attachments to an e-mail message. They may not be contained with the body of a message. The body of the message should include all information listed in 1-5 above. The only acceptable formats for submissions are RTF, PDF, Word Perfect, or MS Word. We generally discourage the use of nonstandard fonts, since we can not always decipher them.
E-mail submissions should be submitted to: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Deadline for abstracts: Abstracts must be postmarked by December 8, 2000
Notifications of acceptance or nonacceptance: January 16, 2001
For more information, see our conference web site: