The American Name Society
In cooperation with the
The Linguistic Society of
CALL FOR PAPERS, PROGRAM SUGGESTIONS,
Report on the 2004
speaker was Stanley Lieberson (
We would also like to recognize Richard Sheil of SUNY, Fredonia, who designed the program cover, Paul Drexler for local arrangements, and ANS members who attended the sessions, Dorothy Litt, Ted Stevens, and Paul Sorvo.
first day’s sessions were especially well-attended with more than 30 in
attendance for the morning program and more than 40 people for the afternoon
program on brand names. Noteworthy is
that many attendees at the
feature introduced at the
San Francisco 2005.
American Name Society invites abstracts for papers and program suggestions for
Abstracts sent by surface mail are acceptable and
should be addressed to:
Edwin D. Lawson
23 Westerly Drive
Fredonia NY 14063
The meetings will take place at the
Hyatt Regency Embarcadero. The rates for
a single/double room are $115.00.
Abstracts on any area of onomastics are appropriate. Abstracts of 150-200 words should be sent as soon as convenient but not later than 1 September 2004. Proposals for panel discussions, nominations for distinguished or speakers or other types of proposals are due by August 1.
Eligibility. Membership in the American Name
Society is a requirement. There is also
There is a registration fee due the Linguistic Society of America (in addition to getting greatly reduced hotel rates, LSA offers us many special lectures and the book exhibit). This year the regular fee was $70 with other rates for students/retirees and for just one day. Sessions of the American Dialect Society and other allied groups are also open to ANS members.
paper is accepted for
All abstracts will be evaluated
anonymously and senders will be notified by
Further information concerning the Linguistic Society of America and the 2005 LSA meeting in
, January 2005 San Francisco
Preliminary Indication of Interest
Your completion of this form at this time will help us plan the meeting.
Title of paper (or topic):
Time requested: 20 minutes + 10 minutes discussion NO DISCUSSANT.
20 minutes + 3 minutes DISCUSSANT – 7 minutes discussion
Special equipment (overhead projector, slide projector, etc.).
Special scheduling requests:
Details about membership in the American Name Society are at: