FYI. Includes, among other topics, second language development, and
literacy development. (Fwd from Linguist list). DZO
Date: Thu, 16 Sep 2004 12:28:03 -0400 (EDT)
From: langconf <langconf@...
Subject: 29th Boston University Conference on Language Development
29th Boston University Conference on Language Development
Short Title: BUCLD 29
Date: 05-Nov-2004 - 07-Nov-2004
Location: Boston, MA, United States of America
Contact: Seungwan Ha
Contact Email: langconf@...
Meeting URL: http://www.bu.edu/linguistics/APPLIED/BUCLD
Linguistic Sub-field: Language
The conference includes about 90 papers and 40 posters in such areas
as theoretical approaches to language acquisition, cross-cultural
language development, second language development, language
disorders, and literacy development.
The 29th Annual Boston University Conference on Language Development
will be held at Boston University, November 5-7, 2004. Our invited
Elizabeth S. Spelke, Harvard University
''Language and core knowledge''
Keynote address, Friday, November 5 at 8:00 pm
Ken Wexler, Massachusetts Institute of Technology
''Beauty and awe: Language acquisition as high science''
Plenary address, Saturday, November 6 at 5:45 pm
Michael Tomasello, Max Planck Institute for Evolutionary Anthropology
Stephen Crain, University of Maryland - College Park
''Where does grammar come from? A debate on the nature of child
Lunchtime symposium, Saturday, November 6 at 12:00 pm
The full conference schedule, with 87 papers and 44 posters, is
Pre-registration for BUCLD 29 is now available at:
More information about BUCLD is available at our website:
Alejna Brugos, Rossie Clark-Cotton, and Seungwan Ha
BUCLD 29 Co-organizers