Formal Approaches to Slavic Linguistics Conference

The 26th annual meeting of Formal Approaches to Slavic Linguistics (FASL-26) conference will take place at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, at the Beckman Institute, on May 19-21, 2017. It will feature a special session on the Acquisition and Processing of Slavic Languages. The conference program is available online at:

 

https://publish.illinois.edu/fasl26uiuc2016/schedule/

 

*** Registration is FREE to all Illinois faculty and students, and includes the conference dinner on Saturday, May 20, at no extra charge! If you did not pre-register but would like to join us for the dinner, please contact Tania Ionin (tionin@illinois.edu) - we still have a few spots left.***

 

FASL-26 is made possible by support from the National Science Foundation (BCS 1651183), the School of Literatures, Cultures and Linguistics, the Departments of Linguistics, Spanish & Portuguese, and Slavic Languages & Literatures, the SLATE Program, and the Russian, East European, and Eurasian Center.

 

The invited speakers for the main session are Stephanie Harves (New York University) and Darya Kavitskaya (UC Berkeley).

 

The invited speakers for the special session on Acquisition and Processing of Slavic languages are Alexandra Perovic (University College London), Irina Sekerina (CUNY - College of Staten Island) and Natalia Slioussar (Higher School of Economics, Moscow).