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Germanic Linguistics Annual Conference 28 scheduled for March 31-April 2, 2022

GLAC is the annual conference of the Society for Germanic Linguistics (SGL), an organization serving a broad community of scholars teaching and researching in Germanic linguistics and philology. 

​Papers submitted to GLAC may be on any linguistic or philological aspect of any historical or modern Germanic language or dialect, including English (to the Early Modern period) and the extraterritorial varieties. Papers from the full range of linguistic and philological sub-fields, as well as differing theoretical perspectives, are welcome. Abstracts submitted to GLAC will be peer-reviewed anonymously.

For more information and to register for this event, please go to https://glac-28.weebly.com/.

GLAC 28 – Call for Papers

The organizers of the 28th Germanic Linguistics Annual Conference (GLAC 28), hosted by the Department of Germanic & Slavic Studies and the Department of Linguistics at the University of Georgia, invite faculty, graduate students, and independent scholars to submit abstracts to the conference, which will be take place March 31 – April 2, 2022. The conference will be held in person, with a virtual option available for those who cannot attend.

There are two options for participating in GLAC 28:

  • 30-minute paper presentations on original research (20 minute talk, 10 minute question period)
  • Poster session presentation on research

Papers and posters may be on any linguistic or philological aspect of any historical or modern Germanic language or dialect, including English (to the Early Modern period) and the extraterritorial varieties. Papers from the full range of linguistic and philological sub-fields, including phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, pragmatics, sociolinguistics, stylistics, language variation, language typology, metrics, first and second language acquisition, foreign language education, language contact and language change, as well as differing theoretical perspectives, are welcome. All abstracts will undergo anonymous peer review.

Note: Individuals may submit a maximum of two abstracts, including an abstract for one single-authored paper/poster and one co-authored paper/poster.

Abstracts must be submitted electronically by January 15, 2022. Abstracts should be a maximum of one single-spaced page in length and written in a standard 12-point font, and should be submitted through Oxford Abstracts. Decisions will be returned by February 1, 2022.

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