Measured Language:Quantitative Approaches to
Acquisition, Assessment, Processing and Variation
March 8-11, 2012
Georgetown University Round Table on Languages and Linguistics 2012 (GURT
2012) will be held at Georgetown University, Washington, DC. The conference
entitled "Measured Language: Quantitative Approaches to Acquisition, Assessment,
Processing and Variation" will take place from March 8th to 11th of 2012
GURT 2012 will bring together researchers presenting replicable methodologies
for quantitatively analyzing different facets of language, with an emphasis on
sharing and incorporating perspectives and findings across a diverse range of
linguistic inquiry. Proposals will be blind reviewed for their originality,
quality, and breadth of relevance. In addition, colloquium proposals will be
evaluated for the coherence and complementarity of their individual
Papers and Posters
Individual Papers: 20 minutes with a 10 minute discussion period.
presentations: Displayed for a 2 hour block of time.
You may submit your
abstract for a paper or poster by cutting and pasting your abstract into the
Abstract Box through our submission interface. Paper and poster abstracts should
be limited in length to 400 words with a 150 word program summary.
Colloquia are scheduled for 2 hour blocks. Organizers may choose to
participate in the session as a presenter or discussant. Colloquium organizers
should upload a Word (doc or docx) file containing:
1) A 400 word abstract for the colloquium and a 150 word program summary for
2) The schedule for the colloquium, with time allocated for
opening and closing remarks, presentations, discussion, and audience response.
3) A 400 word abstract and a 150 word program summary for each colloquium
To submit a paper, poster or colloquium proposal, please CLICK
Submission deadline is October 14,
2011Visit the GURT 2012 website to submit proposals and for more information.