Linguistics in Göttingen - A platform for empirical and theoretical linguistics

Call for Papers (Main Session)

We are pleased to announce the 19th Sinn und Bedeutung conference, which will be held from 15 – 17 September, 2014 at the University of Göttingen.


Invited speakers:



We invite abstract submissions for 45 (35+10) minute oral presentations devoted to natural language semantics, pragmatics, the syntax-semantics interface, language change, psycholinguistic studies related to meaning, and the philosophy of language. Abstracts should contain original research that, at the time of submission, has neither been published nor accepted for publication. One person can submit at most one abstract as sole author and one abstract as co-author, or two co-authored abstracts.
Abstracts must be submitted electronically in pdf format via EasyChair. Submissions must be anonymous and should not reveal the identify of the author(s) in any form.
Abstracts must not exceed two pages (letter size or A4 paper, 2.5 cm or 1 inch margins on all sides, 12 point font), including examples and references. Examples should be included where they are discussed, not grouped together on the second page.

You will be asked to identify up to 3 key words to help us in assigning reviewers.

Abstracts should be submitted via the EasyChair page. For instructions please view the Abstract submission page.

Important Dates:
Submission deadline: April 15, 11:59 PM CET.
Notification of acceptance: June 15
Conference dates: September 15-17

contact email:sub19.contact@gmail.com