Call for papers

Call for Papers

The Bilingualism Symposium seeks to gather all  interdisciplinary work encouraging students and faculty members to submit their abstracts for poster presentations on ongoing research representative (but not exclusive) in the following fields, all pertaining to Bilingualism:

  • Bilingual Language Acquisition
  • Language preservation in bilingual settings
  • Language attrition in bilingual settings
  • Language Variation and Change in bilingual settings
  • L2 Neurolinguistics
  • L2 Language Processing
  • Language and Cognition
  • Bilingual education
  • Language attitudes in bilingual settings
  • Language ideologies in bilingual settings
  • Language and identity in bilingual settings
  • Anthropological Linguistics
  • Language Documentation
  • Minority Languages
  • Linguistic Landscapes in Bilingual settings
  • Heritage Speakers
  • Computational Linguistics
  • Bilingual Language Modeling
  • Bilingual/Multilingual/Cross-lingual Acoustic Modeling
  • Signal Processing for Cross-language Adaptation, Code-switching
  • Deep Learning in Bilingual/Multilingual Acoustic Modeling
  • Phonetics of L1-L2 Interaction
  • Bilingual Studies in Speech Perception

The Bilingualism Focal Point group requests the submission of abstracts of posters summarizing the main points of the research paper, including hypotheses, methods, and conclusions.

Abstracts are to be submitted in PDF format, and should be no more than 500 words in length, including examples (encouraged) and in-text citations. Full references are not necessary; please use the (Author, Year) format. See the LSA model abstracts page for guidance in building an acceptable abstract.

Abstracts should be sent to no later than April 15th, 2014.