HDLS  11th biennial Conference

 

The High Desert Linguistics Conference features papers from cognitive, functional, and typological approaches to Discourse Analysis, Language Change & Variation, Bilingualism, Sociolinguistics, Native American Languages, Languages of the Southwest, Language Revitalization and Maintenance, Signed Languages, and Gesture Research.


Our next conference will be held Thursday-Saturday, November 13-15, 2014 at the University of New Mexico in Albuquerque, NM.

We are proud to announce the keynote speakers for HDLS 11:

  • Joan Bybee — University of New Mexico (Morphology, Typology and Phonology)
  • Salikoko Mufwene — University of Chicago (Language Evolution and Creolization)
  • Carol Padden — UC San Diego (Signed Language Morphology and Syntax)


  • Previous HDLS Conferences

    HDLS 10 November 1st - 3rd, 2012

    HDLS 9 November 4th - 6th, 2010

    HDLS 8  November 6th - 8th, 2008

    HDLS 7  November 9th - 11th, 2006

    HDLS 6  November 4th - 6th, 2004

    HDLS 5  November 1st - 2nd, 2002

    HDLS 4  March 30th - 31st, 2001

    HDLS 3  April 7th - 9th, 2000

    HDLS 2  March 29th - 27th, 1999

    HDLS 1  April 3rd - 4th,  1998