SOUL 2017

  Conference on the Syntax Of Uralic Languages

  Research Institute for Linguistics, Hungarian Academy of Sciences

  27-28 June 2017 Budapest


The Research Institute for Linguistics of the Hungarian Academy of Sciences and Pázmány Péter Catholic University are pleased to announce a conference on the Syntax Of Uralic Languages (SOUL 2017), to be held on 27-28 June 2017 at Pázmány Péter Catholic University.



Invited Speakers:

Prof Anders Holmberg (Newcastle University)

Prof Gerson Klumpp (University of Tartu)


Special lecture on 27 June:

Richard Villems: Genomic /versus/ linguistic variation with a focus on Uralic and Turkic languages 



Important dates:


Conference: 27-28 June 2017


Abstract submission: 28 February 2017



Abstract submission:


Anonymous abstracts cannot exceed two pages (including examples, figures, and references), using 1in/2.5cm margins and a standard 12pt font. One person may submit a maximum of two abstracts: one as a sole author or co-author, and another one as a co-author. Deadline: 28 February 2017





We plan to publish selected papers from the conference in the journal Finno-Ugric Languages and Linguistics.





SOUL will be followed on 29-30 June by the 13th International Conference on the Structure of Hungarian, to be held at the same venue. 



Organizers of SOUL2017:


Katalin É. Kiss

Balázs Surányi

Anne Tamm

Orsolya Tánczos