Call for papers

Scholars are invited to submit abstracts of papers dealing with any areas related to Southeast Asian Languages. Possible topics include, but are not limited to:

  • phonetics and phonology

  • morphology

  • syntax

  • semantics

  • pragmatics

  • discourse analysis

  • genetic and areal relationships

  • historical and comparative studies

  • sociolinguistic studies

  • psycholinguistics

  • neurolinguistics

  • language and culture/thought

  • language documentation

Presentations will be 20 minutes followed by 10 minutes of discussion. Each individual may present up to one single-authored paper and one joint paper.

Abstracts should be written in English and submitted in .doc, .docx, or .pdf format. Abstracts should not exceed 1 A4 page (minimum font size 11 point, single spaced) inclusive of examples and references. Ensure that titles are informative, and that the interesting claim(s) are summarized in the first paragraph. Authors should not put their names or affiliation in the doc/pdf version, just the title and body of abstract.

Abstracts must be submitted by January 31, 2019 via the EasyChair system (