THE 42nd ANNUAL BOSTON UNIVERSITY CONFERENCE ON LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT
NOVEMBER 3–5, 2017
Keynote Speaker: Jenny Saffran (University of Wisconsin—Madison)
Plenary Speaker: Núria Sebastián Gallés (Universitat Pompeu Fabra)
Student workshop speaker: Janet Randall (Northeastern University) “One talk, 3 ways”
Call for abstracts
Submissions of 500-word abstracts for 20-minute talks and posters will be accepted beginning April 1 at: http://www.bu.edu/bucld/abstracts/abstract-submission/
Deadline: All abstract submissions must be received by May 15, 2017.
Submissions that present research on any topic in the fields of first and second language acquisition from any theoretical perspectives will be fully considered.
Abstracts must be limited to 500 words, with one extra page for examples, figures, tables, and references. A suggested format and style for abstracts is available at: http://www.bu.edu/bucld/abstracts/abstract-format/
We encourage submissions from scholars in countries affected by the new travel restrictions. We will arrange remote presentation for accepted abstracts by scholars who are unable to attend for this reason.
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Boston University Conference on Language Development
96 Cummington Street, Room 244
Boston, MA 02215
Telephone: (617) 353-3085
SOCIETY FOR LANGUAGE DEVELOPMENT (SLD)
This year’s SLD Symposium will take place on Thursday, November 2, from 1:00 – 6:00 pm
The topic is Formal models of statistical inference
Virginia Valian, Hunter College
Charles Yang, University of Pennsylvania
Roger Levy, MIT
Information about SLD can be found at their website: http://www2.bcs.rochester.edu/sld/symposium.html
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