გიორგი ახვლედიანის სახელობის ენათმეცნიერების ისტორიის საზოგადოება

International Conference on Endangered Languages

    Meeting Description:

    ƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ Today the problem of language vitality is one of the important issue of modern theoretical and practical sociolinguistics. We are pleased to invite scholars, students and stakeholders from across the multidisciplinary field of endangered languages.

    The Conference is organized by the Giorgi Akhvlediani Society for the History of Linguistics and Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University. The conference is organized under the auspices of CIPL, Comite International Permament des Linguistes.

    The conference will be held 20-24 October, 2016 at Ivane Javakhishvili Tbilisi State University (Tbilisi, Georgia).

    Find us on the Sociolinguistic Events Calendar: http://baal.org.uk/slxevents.html

    Conference Program

    Call for Papers:


    ƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ The aim of the conference is to gather the researchers working on the problems on endangered languages in different countries or regions. We welcome the papers focusing on diverse topic areas from individual case studies to methodological considerations. The main themes of the conference are:

    • ƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ Language endangerment and endangered Languages
    • ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚  ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒTypes and extent of Language Endangerment
    • ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ Attitude of governments and majority language speakers feel about language endangerment
    • ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚  ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚Policy and planning of endangered Languages
    • ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚Documentation of endangered languages
    • ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚  ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚Preservation and/or revitalization of endangered languages
    • ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚  ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚Databases of endangered Languages
    • ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚  ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚Structure of endangered languages and their relevance for the field of theoretical linguistics andƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ languageƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ typology ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚  ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚  ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚  ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚  ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚  ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚  ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚  ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚  ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚  ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚  ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚  ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚  ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚  ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ 
    • ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚  ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒEducation on endangered languages
    • ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ Strategies and learning tools for endangered Languages
    • ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒƒ‚ Besides that we welcome other topics related with the endangered languages.

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    Proposals submission

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    Proposals for papers should be submitted in the form of abstracts of 400 words as Word doc, accompanied by the affiliation, email address and 150 bio of the participant and mailed to: gashol.ge@gmail.com

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    The official languages of the conference are English and Georgian.

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    The deadline for submission of abstracts is August 15, 2016. The conference editorial board will select the papers to be presented at the conference. Final selection will be made by August 20, 2016; notification of acceptance will be sent by August 20, 2016.

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    For further information please contact the local members of the executive board by using gashol.ge@gmail.com

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    Conference Fee: 120 Euros

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    Editorial Board of the Conference:

    Bernhard Hurch, University of Graz, Austria

    Reinier Salverda, University College London

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    Executive Board of the Conference:

    Camiel Hamans, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan, Poland

    Tinatin Bolkvadze, Giorgi Akhvlediani Society for the history of linguistics, Tbilisi State University

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    Important Dates:

    Deadline for Receipt of Abstracts: August 25, 2016

    Notification of Acceptance: August 30, 2016

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