Call for Submissions

We invite abstract submissions for 30-minute oral presentations (20 minutes for the presentation and 10 minutes for discussion) or posters of original, unpublished work on all subfields of generative language acquisition, including, but not limited to: 
L1 and L2 acquisition, heritage language acquisition, language pathology, language impairment, sign language.

At most one single-authored and one joint abstract (or two joint abstracts) per author will be considered. 

The language of the conference will be English. 

Abstract Submission period: 1st November, 2023  – 12th January, 2024 (11.59 pm – GMT) 

Extended abstract submission deadline: 2nd February, 2024 (11.59 pm – GMT) 


Notification of acceptance: 1st April, 2024 

Abstracts should not exceed one page on A4 paper, with one extra page for examples, tables, figures and references, with 1-inch or 2.5 cm margins on all sides and 12-point font size. The abstract should have a clear title and should not reveal the name of the author(s). Submissions are limited to one individual and one joint abstract per author or two joint abstracts per author. You will be asked to indicate some keywords upon submission.

Abstracts should be submitted in PDF format via EasyAbs.

https://easyabs.linguistlist.org/submit/GALA16

We plan to publish a selection of the papers presented at the conference in a peer-reviewed venue.