Call for papers

We invite papers from all kinds of approaches (formal, functionalist, cognitive, information-theoretical) and from all relevant fields (in particular theoretical syntax, semantics/pragmatics, computational linguistics, psycholinguistics and language acquisition). Abstracts should be no more than two pages in length (including examples and references), in 12-point font, US Letter size or A4 paper with 1-inch/2.5cm margins, single spaced, in PDF format. Please submit your abstract through the following web form. (In case you do not get a confirmation of submission by e-mail – which you should – please try again and make sure that your e-mail address is correct.)

Deadline for submitting abstracts: August 15, 2017
Notification of acceptance: September 15, 2017

Please note that accepted speakers need to provide a personalized short abstract of about 1 page (details shortly) by the end of October 2017. This short abstract is then published as part of the DGfS 2018 conference booklet.


Ingo Reich (Universität des Saarlandes)
Susanne Winkler (Universität Tübingen)