30th Boston Univ. Conf. on Language Devt.
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From: David Bamman <langconf@...>
Subject: 30th Boston University Conference on Language Development
30th Boston University Conference on Language Development
Short Title: BUCLD 30
Date: 04-Nov-2005 - 06-Nov-2005
Location: Boston, MA, USA
Contact: David Bamman
Contact Email: <langconf@...>
Meeting URL: http://www.bu.edu/linguistics/APPLIED/BUCLD/
Linguistic Field(s): Language Acquisition
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.
We are pleased to announce that pre-registration for BUCLD 30 is now
The 30th Annual Boston University Conference on Language Development
will be held at Boston University, November 4-6, 2005. Our invited
Janet Werker, University of British Columbia
''Speech Perception and Language Acquisition: Comparing Monolingual
and Bilingual Infants''
Keynote address, Friday, November 4 at 8:00 pm
Harald Clahsen, University of Essex
''Grammatical Processing in First and Second Language Learners''
Plenary address, Saturday, November 5 at 5:45 pm
Jeff Elman, University of California at San Diego
LouAnn Gerken, University of Arizona
Mark Johnson, Brown University
''Statistical Learning in Language Development: What is it, What is
its Potential, and What are its Limitations?''
Lunchtime symposium, Saturday, November 5 at 12:00 pm
The full conference schedule, with 87 papers and 40 posters, is
Please note that beginning October 26, 2005 (two weeks before the
conference), nationals from 27 countries will need a machine-readable
passport to be eligible for a visa waiver for entry into the United
States. More information is available on the US Department of State
More information about BUCLD is available at our website:
We look forward to seeing you at BUCLD 30.
David Bamman, Tatiana Magnitskaia and Colleen Zaller
BUCLD 30 Co-organizers