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2011 Annual Meeting

San Francisco, CA

Meeting Begins11/19/2011
Meeting Ends11/22/2011

Call for Papers Opens: 1/25/2011
Call for Papers Closes: 3/4/2011

Requirements for Participation

Linguistics and Biblical Hebrew

Program Unit Type: Section
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: As in past years, this section is holding two sessions: one topical, and one non-topical or open. (a) For this year's topical session, we welcome papers that address the linguistic aspects of dialogue in Biblical Hebrew. We invite papers on direct and indirect speech acts, discourse markers, conversational analysis, politeness, sociolinguistics, or any other relevant topic. (b) For the non-topical session, we invite any other presentations that fall within the rubric of linguistically-informed issues in Biblical Hebrew.

Program Unit Chairs

W. Randall Garr

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