7th Lusophone and Hispanic Linguistics Symposium

The Department of Spanish and Portuguese at UW-Milwaukee and the Department of Spanish and Portuguese at UW-Madison are pleased to announce the 7th Lusophone and Hispanic Linguistics Symposium (LHLS7), to be held on November 8-9, 2019 at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. This Symposium will include presentations on different fields of descriptive, applied, social and theoretical linguistics from a synchronic or diachronic perspective. Language contact issues will be highlighted in this event.

Call for Papers

Keynote Speakers

Dr. Javier Rivas (University of Colorado, Boulder): A usage-based approach to inflected infinitives: a contrastive analysis of Galician and Portuguese
Dr. Sonia Barnes 
(Marquette University): Awareness and salience in language contact: the case of Asturian Spanish

Sponsors

Office of Research
Graduate School
College of Letters and Science
Center for International Education
Department of Spanish and Portuguese
Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies
Master of Arts in Language, Literature and Translation

Organizing Committee

Isabel Méndez-Santalla (UW-Milwaukee)
Gabriel Rei-Doval (UW-Milwaukee)
Fernando Tejedo (UW-Madison)

Previous Symposia

1st UWM Symposium on Luso-Hispanic Linguistics
2nd UWM Symposium on Luso-Hispanic Linguistics
3rd Luso-Hispanic Linguistics Symposium
4th Lusophone and Hispanic Linguistics Symposium
5th Lusophone and Hispanic Linguistics Symposium
6th Lusophone and Hispanic Linguistics Symposium