Abstracts are invited on all aspects of Oceanic linguistics; and on other languages of the Oceanic area, including pidgins, creoles and koine; Papuan languages of the Oceanic area; and Pacific varieties of metropolitan languages. Paper presentations will be 20 minutes plus 10 minutes discussion time.
Please submit abstracts of no more than one A4 page plus one additional page for examples and references if desired. Please submit your abstract as an attachment by e-mail to COOL9@newcastle.edu.au.
Do not include your name and affiliation in the abstract itself; in the body of your e-mail provide the title of your paper, and your name and affiliation.
Participants may submit up to one single-authored paper and one joint-authored paper.
Abstract deadline: 13 August, 2012
Notification of acceptance: 10 September, 2012