Call for Papers

We invite papers from all subdisciplines, striving for diversity and inclusion in our field. 
Electronic abstract submissions are accepted at, from October 21, 2021 until February 1, 2022 (11:59 pm, EST), in the following formats:

Proposals for 90-min panels

a panel abstract up to 500 words;
300-word individual paper abstracts

Abstracts for 20-min talks

up to 300 words;
excluding title, tables, references

Authors may submit up to two abstracts, one individual and one joint, in PDF or Word formats. Author names should not appear anywhere on abstracts, because abstracts will undergo double-blind review by the members of the SECOL 89 Scientific Committee. Papers on any topic in linguistics are welcome.
All inquiries should be addressed to the local hosts at

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SECOL 89 Scientific Committee

Jill Brody
Marisa Brook
Andreina Colina-Marin
Juan Colomina Almiñana
Catherine Davies
Derek Denis
Stephen Fafulas
Victor Fernandez-Mallat
Chad Howe
Paul Kidhardt
Jeremy King
Tamara Lindner
Tahmineh Maleki
Janet McDonald
Christy Moland
Michael Newman
Jennifer Nycz
Janna Oetting
Rafael Orozco
Katarina Pabst
Michael Picone
Jeffrey Reaser
Paul Reed
José Rohas
Connor Rouillier
Basile Roussel
Irina Shport
Sali Tagliamonte
Latasha Valenzuela
Abby Walker