FGLS Call for Papers

15th Forum for Germanic Language Studies conference

6-7 January 2022, hosted by the University of Reading, UK


Call for Papers

We invite submission of abstracts for papers on any linguistic aspects of (or metalinguistic perspectives on) any Germanic language or variety, including English (to the Early Modern period) and the extraterritorial varieties. Papers from any area of linguistics ranging from formal linguistics to sociolinguistics are welcome.

Talks should be 20 minutes long to allow time for discussion. Conference languages are English and German. Abstracts should be no longer than 300 words in length and will be peer-reviewed by the conference programme organisers.

Abstracts should be submitted by 15 October 2021 via email to Dr Melani Schroeter (click on the button below for the email address).

Abstract submission deadline: 15 October 2021