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- The Association is pleased to announce co-sponsorship of the
4th International Workshop on
Sound Change (WSC4) which will be held from 20-22 April 2017
at the University of Edinburgh in Edinburgh, Scotland,
with two satellite workshops on 19 April on
Language Socialization and Sound Change in Progress"
Innovative Methods in Sociophonetics.
- The first two articles in Volume 8 of Laboratory Phonology were published in January. Volume 7 began with an editorial by Mirjam Ernestus and Martine Grice announcing the new publication arrangments and contained seventeen articles, including six that were gathered into a special collection on Advancing Prosodic Transcription. Volumes 1 through 6 are available on the De Gruyter Mouton open access website for the journal.
- Kip Wilson has been hired as the new Editorial Assistant for Laboratory Phonology and Administrative Assistant for the Association. The Editor-in-Chief and the Executive Council express much graditude to Kayla Hewitt, who served in these roles so competently for the first six years of the Association's existence.
- LabPhon16 will be held in Lisbon on 20-22 June 2018, with 19 & 23 June reserved for satellite workshops.
- The Association is pleased to announce co-sponsorship of the IPS workshop on Abstraction, Diversity, and Speech Dynamics which will be held at Herrshing am Ammersee, 3-5 May 2017, and of the next Phonetics and Phonology in Europe (PaPE) conference, which will be held in Koeln, 12-14 June 2017.
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The Association for Laboratory Phonology is a non-profit organization. The purpose of the association is to promote the scientific study of all aspects of the phonetics and phonology of spoken and signed languages through scholarly exchange across disciplines. The association is an international body open to scholars world-wide, and is committed to the advancement and diffusion of knowledge on the phonetics and phonology of all human languages.