16th Old World Conference on Phonology (OCP) University of Verona 16–18 January 2019.

Dear colleagues,

The 16th Old World Conference on Phonology (OCP) will be held at the University of Verona on the 16–18 January 2019.

The Call for Papers is copied below. The deadline for submitting abstracts is 16 September 2018.

We hope very much that you will join us in Verona.

Birgit Alber


16th Old World Conference on Phonology OCP16 – Call for papers

The 16th Old World Conference on Phonology (OCP16) will take place at the University of Verona, Italy, 16-18 January 2019.

Invited speakers:

– Will Bennett (University of Calgary)

– Ulrike Domahs (University of Marburg)

– Martin Krämer (UiT, Tromsø)

We welcome submissions on any topic in phonology. We invite abstracts for talks (20 minutes, followed 10 minutes of discussion) or posters. Each individual may submit a maximum of one abstract as first author (or sole author), and a maximum of two abstracts in total. Abstracts will be (blindly) peer-reviewed by an international panel of reviewers.

Abstract guidelines:

  • Maximum 2 pages of A4 paper, including references, examples, tables, and figures.
  • 12 pt Times New Roman font, or similar.
  • 2.54 cm (one inch) margins on all sides.
  • Anonymous
  • PDF format

Abstracts not following these guidelines will be rejected without review.

Abstract submission, reviewing, and notification of acceptance will be handled using EasyChair link: https://easychair.org/conferences/?conf=ocp16

The deadline for abstract submission is 16 September 2018 

Notification of acceptance will be late October/early November

Conference webpagehttp://sites.hss.univr.it/ocp/

Conference e-mail: ocp16@ateneo.univr.it

Organizing committee

Birgit Alber (University of Verona)
Joachim Kokkelmans (University of Verona)
Barbara Vogt (University of Trieste)

Advisor to the organisers

Marc van Oostendorp (Meertens Instituut, Amsterdam)