7th Workshop on Altaic Formal Linguistics


The Department of Linguistics at the University of Southern California (USC), Los Angeles, is pleased to announce the Seventh Workshop on Altaic Formal Linguistics (WAFL7), to be held on 29-31 October, 2010.  Abstracts are invited for 20 minute talks (plus 10 minute discussion) on topics dealing with formal aspects of any area of theoretical Altaic linguistics, including syntax, phonology, morphology, and semantics.  The term ‘Altaic’ is understood to include Turkic, Mongolic and Tungusic languages, as well as Korean and Japanese, and abstract submissions on the linguistics of any members of this group are welcome. 


Invited Speakers:

Sun-Ah Jun (UCLA)

Jaklin Kornfilt (Syracuse University)

Hiromu Sakai (Hiroshima University)

The proceedings of WAFL7 will be published by MITWPL.