Call for Papers: IATL 34

We are pleased to announce the 34th annual conference of the Israel Association for Theoretical Linguistics (IATL), which will take place at Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, October 8-9, 2018.

We invite submissions of abstracts for presentations of previously unpublished research in all areas of theoretical linguistics, including, but not limited to: phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, pragmatics, historical linguistics, sociolinguistics, language acquisition, psycholinguistics, neurolinguistics, and computational linguistics.

The conference will consist of a general session of 30-minute talks plus 10-minutes discussion, and a poster session.

Invited Speakers:

  • Klaus von Heusinger (University of Cologne)
  • Carlo Cecchetto (University of Milan-Bicocca and SFL (CNRS & Université Paris 8))

Abstract Submission Guidelines:

Abstracts should be no longer than two pages, including examples and references. Page format: A4, 2.54cm (one inch) margins on all sides, 12-point font, single line spacing. Submissions are restricted to at most one single-authored and one co-authored abstract per person.

Please submit abstracts to the IATL EasyChair site:

Please register at the site as an author, and when you receive a password, you can enter the site and submit your abstract. The abstract should be submitted in PDF format through the ‘Upload Abstract’ section near the bottom of the page. When submitting your abstract, please indicate whether you wish your abstract to be considered both for presentation as a talk and as a poster (the category of presentation will be decided by the program committee), or if you prefer that your abstract be considered only for a talk or only for a poster.

Deadline: April 14th, 2018

Important Dates:

  • April 14, 2018: Abstract submission deadline
  • Late June, 2018: Notification of acceptance to authors
  • October 8-9, 2018: IATL 34 Conference

IATL 34 web site:

If you have questions or encounter any problems, please contact IATL secretary at