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International Conference on Tense Aspect & Modality  (TAM)

      The Central Institute of Indian Languages and the North-Eastern Hill University, Shillong  are pleased to announce that the International Conference on Tense, Aspect and Modality will be hosted by the Central Institute of Indian Languages, Mysore from 3-5 February 2012.

Keynote Speaker

Nicholas Evans, Australian National University, Canberra

Plenary Speakers

Johan van der Auwera, University of Antwerpen, Belgium
Two more plenary speakers: TBA

Call for Papers

      We encourage submissions on any current research on the morphology, syntax, semantics and pragmatics of Tense, Aspect and Modality in the world languages. The abstracts should be anonymous, and fit on at most 2 pages including examples, tables/figures and references (using 12-point type with reasonable margins). Please submit your abstract in both pdf and doc format.

      Abstracts should be sent by e-mail to umaranip@gmail.com and sastry/ciil@ciil.stpmy.soft.net  by October 31, 2011.

      Please write the (corresponding) author's name plus the word 'abstract' in the subject line of your message (e.g., 'Jones abstract'), and include author name(s), affiliation, contact information and the title of the abstract in the body of the email. For co-authored papers indicate the email address that we should use for correspondence.

Important Dates

Abstract submission deadline


October 31, 2011

Notification of acceptance


November 20, 2011

Full paper Submission deadline


December 31, 2011

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