SOAS University of London

Department of Linguistics, School of Languages, Cultures and Linguistics

Seventh Austronesian and Papuan Languages and Linguistics conference, 2014

Laura Robinson - APLL7

Date: 16 May 2014Time: 9:00 AM

Finishes: 17 May 2014Time: 5:00 PM

Venue: Brunei Gallery Room: B104 and B111

Type of Event: Conference

The Austronesian and Papuan Languages and Linguistics research group is pleased to announce its seventh international conference APLL7 to be held at SOAS, University of London, on 16-17th May 2014.  APLL7 follows this year's highly successful APLL6 conference, and the Austronesian Languages and Linguistics (ALL) conferences held at SOAS and St Catherine’s College Oxford in previous years.

The purpose of the APLL conferences is to provide a venue for presentation of the best current research on Austronesian and Papuan languages and linguistics and to promote collaboration and research in this area. All papers will be subject to assessment by the Program Committee.

Program Committee
  • Wayan Arka (Australian National University)
  • Peter K. Austin (SOAS, University of London)
  • Oliver Bond (University of Surrey)
  • Dunstan Brown (University of York)
  • Mary Dalrymple (University of Oxford)
  • Lise Dobrin (University of Virginia)
  • Nick Evans (Australian National University)
  • Sebastian Fedden (University of Surrey)
  • Nikolas Himmelmann (University of Cologne)
  • Marian Klammer (Leiden University)
  • Frank Lichtenberk (University of Auckland)
  • Claire Moyse-Faurie (CNRS, France)
  • Bill Palmer (University of Newcastle)
  • Laura Robinson (University of California Santa Barbara)
  • Peter Sells (University of York)

The APLL-7 Conference Programme is now available here.

Registration and Fees

APLL-7 Conference registration is via the SOAS online store: Online Registration

  • Regular  £40
  • Student  £20
  • Conference dinner (optional) £25

*Fee will cover lunches, and teas/coffees on the two days plus a wine reception. The optional conference dinner will be at a nearby Mediterranean style restaurant that has vegetarian and non-vegetarian options.

Organiser: SOAS, Department of Linguistics

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Contact Tel: +44 (0)20 7898 4892