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This webpage lists upcoming linguistics conferences and events, sorted by the date of the event. Click on a month to view conferences scheduled for that time, their submission deadlines, and more information.
Goal This project provides women in linguistics with mentors to help them with professional development skills and advice at all stages of their careers: from undergraduates to women in senior positions. To find out more about the benefits of a mentoring relationship see the section Benefits of a Mentoring Relationship.
Discourse analysis is sometimes defined as the analysis of language 'beyond the sentence'. This contrasts with types of analysis more typical of modern linguistics, which are chiefly concerned with the study of grammar: the study of smaller bits of language, such as sounds (phonetics and phonology), parts of words (morphology), meaning (semantics), and the order of words in sentences (syntax).

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The International Dialects of English Archive (IDEA) provides more than 1,000 recordings of English speech by natives of nearly 100 countries. Each recording includes a standard reading passage and a selection of unscripted speech. IDEA is open for all to use and is accepting submissions for new recordings.
The Linguistic Society of America is an organization dedicated to advancing the scientific study of language. Find out more about what the LSA does and what linguistics is.
Our Annual Meeting panel on "Linguists In Industry", featuring linguists from Google, Microsoft and other leading companies, has been posted online. LSA members (login required) can watch the panel at http://www.linguisticsociety.org/content/linguists-industry-full-video.