TABU-dag 2024 – Call for abstracts (deadline 1 maart 2024)


The Center for Language and Cognition Groningen is pleased to announce the 44th TABU Dag, which will take place on 13 – 14 June 2024. TABU Dag is an annual international broad linguistics conference which offers excellent opportunities to meet other linguists and discuss current research. Under the theme of this year’s conference ‘Transcending borders in linguistic research’, interdisciplinary work and research beyond traditional linguistic boundaries are especially welcome. Graduate students and (post-)doctoral researchers in particular are encouraged to present their work.

We invite abstracts (in English) in any field of linguistics including, but not limited to:

  • syntax and semantics,
  • phonetics and phonology,
  • sociolinguistics,
  • psycholinguistics,
  • developmental linguistics,
  • language acquisition,
  • speech production,
  • discourse and communication,
  • computational linguistics,
  • neurolinguistics.

Abstracts should be no longer than 300 words excluding title, keywords, and references. Abstracts should be submitted via this link. Visit this page for more detailed submission instructions.

Invited speakers:

  • Emily Hofstetter, Linköping University
  • Andrea Ravignani, Sapienza University of Rome
  • Odette Scharenborg, Delft University
  • Martina Wiltschko, Pompeu Fabra University Barcelona

Important dates and information

  • Submission deadline: 1 March 2024.
  • Notification of acceptance/rejection: 1 April 2024.
  • The official language of the conference is English.
  • Abstracts should be submitted via the University of Groningen website.
  • For further information, please visit the TABU Dag website or follow us on X for updates.
  • Conference location: University of Groningen, city center.
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