African Linguistics Workshop

University of Missouri Program in Linguistics/2013 Linguistic Institute, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

Saturday-Sunday July 6-7

Announcing an extended deadline of May 2 and a special lecture on a significant anniversary for African linguistics:

”Greenberg’s African language classification a half century later: A personal view”

Dr. Paul Newman Distinguished Professor Emeritus Indiana University

If you would like to give a talk, please send an anonymous abstract of up to 2 pages to:

The event will feature papers of 20-30 minutes on aspects of the grammars of African languages including but not limited to syntax, phonology, and semantics. It will provide time for discussions and include some meals and gatherings to promote scholarly exchange.

We would especially welcome additional phonology abstracts.

Non-presenters are also welcome to attend. To be placed on an e-list for future information, please send a request to the same e-address. Questions can be submitted to:

Notifications will be sent out around May 15.