The Linguistics Department of the University of the Witwatersrand is pleased to announce a conference to be held at the university from 7-10 July 2013 entitled 'The Phonetics and Phonology of Sub-Saharan Languages'
The conference is to be held in memory of Professor Tony Traill (1939-2007).
Invited speakers: Amanda Miller (Ohio State University), Ian Maddieson (University of Berkeley, California / University of New Mexico), Tom Gueldemann (Humboldt University, Berlin)
We invite abstracts for papers on Sub-Saharan Languages, especially Bantu and Khoisan. Relevant areas include all sub-areas of phonetics and phonology, including descriptive, theoretical, experimental, typological and historical studies as well as interface work such as morphology/phonology, and syntax/phonology.
Extended call deadline: 28 February 2013
Notification of abstract acceptance: 31 March 2013
Andrew van der Spuy, Andrew.firstname.lastname@example.org or Dr Toni Borowsky, Toni.email@example.com