BYU Student Conference in Linguistics and TESOL

Call for Papers

2018 BYU Student Conference in Linguistics and TESOL May 5, 2018

Held at the campus of BYU

Hosted by the department of Linguistics and English Language



Dear Linguistics and TESOL students,


. The Department of Linguistics and English Language at Brigham Young University is pleased to announce the 2018 BYU Conference of Linguistics and TESOL, which will be held on Saturday, May 5, 2018. The conference is open to all BYU Linguistics and TESOL graduate students. Papers will be presented on original research for various perspectives and languages. Undergraduate students, with a recommendation from a faculty member, are encouraged to submit original research to be presented during a poster session. Conference presentations are 20 minutes with 10 minutes for questions.



Presentations are selected through blind review of submitted abstracts. Abstracts must not be more than 500 words (excluding references). Applicants should include name, program, and presentation title in an email to with abstracts as attachments. No identifying information should be included in the abstract itself.




Submission: Deadline: January 31, 2018.

Questions? Email or

Accepted presenters will be be given further instructions regarding presentation and logistical information closer to the conference date.

Applicants will then be notified of the committee’s decision no later than February 14, 2018.




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