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|Full Title: 17th International Morphology Meeting
Short Title: IMM17
Date: 18-Feb-2016 – 21-Feb-2016
IMM17 will center around one main topic, competition in morphology, which will also provide the title of the planned selected-papers volume.
In many cases, languages offer more than one option for realizing a certain bundle of features (in inflection) or complex concepts (in word formation). The ensuing problems have been treated in terms of competition or rivalry, under disparate labels, including Panini’s Principle, the Elsewhere Condition, blocking, pre-emption, suppletion, overabundance, contamination, constructional blend, constraint rankings, inheritance, race models, identification of the ‘nearest neighbor’ in analogical models, etc. Intimately related topics are productivity and restrictions on productivity. By putting these associated phenomena at center stage, we would like to stimulate the theoretical discussion about this important area of morphological research.
Besides this main topic the conference will be thematically open in order to serve as a seismograph for diagnosing tectonic shifts going on in the morphological landscape. At the same time, workshops up to a limit of twelve papers are welcome to any topic in morphology, excluding, of course, the main topic.
Franz Rainer, Francesco Gardani, Elisabeth Peters
Franz Rainer, Wolfgang U. Dressler, Francesco Gardani, Hans Christian Luschützky
Conference website: [to be announced as soon as possible]
Wirtschaftsuniversität Wien (WU Vienna)
Registration (before December 1, 2015): General 150 euro / Student 70 euro
The registration fee includes drinks after registration and refreshments during the breaks, as well as an evening reception. Payments by credit card (Visa/Euro/Master Card) or by bank transfer are welcome. (All bank fees must be paid by the participant.) Cash payment only upon arrival.
Registration will start on May 1, 2015.
For further information please visit our website.
Call for Papers:
1) Oral presentation (single or multiple authors; 20 minutes plus 8 minutes discussion)
How to submit an abstract:
Abstracts are invited for 20-minute papers and for posters. They should be uploaded via Easychair at https://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=imm17.
Minimum length: 500 words, maximum length: 750 words (max. 9500 characters including blanks!)
Reviewing process: Each abstract will be reviewed anonymously by at least three peers.
Deadline for receipt of abstracts: June 30, 2015 (papers/posters)
NB: The evaluation of the abstracts submitted for acceptance in a workshop as well as the workshop’s deadlines will be in the responsibility of the workshop organizers. Thus, abstracts for workshops should not be submitted to the general Easychair page.
Notification of acceptance for abstracts: October 31, 2015 (papers/posters)
Colleagues interested in organizing a workshop are invited to apply for it via Easychair at the address https://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=imm17.