Conference Announcements

APLL10 2018

10th International Austronesian and Papuan Languages and Linguistics Conference

Fri, 04 May 2018 – Sat, 05 May 2018

The Austronesian and Papuan Languages and Linguistics Research Group is pleased to announce its tenth international conference - APLL10 - will be hosted by the Surrey Morphology Group at the University of Surrey, Guildford, UK on 4-5 May 2018.

The plenary speaker will be Prof. Nicholas Evans (ANU/CoEDL).

The purpose of the APLL conferences is to provide a venue for presentation of the best current research on Austronesian and Papuan languages and linguistics and to promote collaboration and research in this area.

APLL10 follows last year's highly successful APLL9 held in Paris, previous APLL conferences held in London, and the Austronesian Languages and Linguistics (ALL) conferences held at SOAS and St Catherine's College, Oxford.

Call for papers

Abstracts are now invited for the 10th International Austronesian and Papuan Language and Linguistics Conference (APLL10). Presentations will be 30 minutes followed by 10 minutes of discussion. Each individual may present up to one single authored paper and one joint paper.

Abstracts should be no more than one A4 page in length including references and examples. They should
beanonymous, and set in a minimum of 12pt font. They should be in .docx or .pdf format and the filename should start with APLL10, followed by an underscore and then first authors' surname, e.g. APLL10_bloggs.pdf. If you have a common surname, please also include initials, e.g. APLL10_jjones.pdf.

All papers will be subject to assessment by the Program Committee.

Abstracts must be submitted via the EasyChair system which you can access at:

If you do not have an EasyChair account already, you will need to create one when you do this. Once logged in complete your details and upload your abstract as an attachment (pdf

Key dates:

  • Abstract submission deadline: Friday 17th November 2017
  • Notification of acceptance: Friday 22nd December 2017
  • Conference: Friday 4th May - Saturday 5th May 2018

The Austronesian and Papuan Languages and Linguistics Research Group
Conference Website:
Surrey Morphology Group, School of Literature and Languages

Surrey Morphology Group, School of Literature and Languages, University of, Surrey, Guildford GU2 7XH
Guildford, Guildford
United Kingdom

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