The 35th Annual Symposium on Arabic Linguistics – Call for Papers

The Arabic Linguistics Society together with the Georgetown University’s Department of Arabic and Islamic Studies are pleased to announce the 35th Annual Symposium on Arabic Linguistics to be held at Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., on March 25-March 27, 2022.

Papers are invited on topics that deal with theoretical and experimental issues in Arabic Linguistics. Research in the following areas of Arabic linguistics is encouraged: linguistic analysis (phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, and pragmatics), sociolinguistics, psycholinguistics, discourse analysis, historical linguistics, corpus linguistics, language acquisition, and computational linguistics.

Keynote Speakers

Ellen Broselow, Stony Brook University 

Peter Hallman, Austrian Research Institute

Fawwaz Al-Abed Al-Haq, Hashemite University

Reem Khamis-Dakwar, Adelphi University

Persons interested in presenting papers are requested to prepare an abstract, following the guidelines at this link: (new window) 

Please note that abstracts submitted must be written in English. Abstracts written in any other language will be rejected. Please also note that abstracts submitted by e-mail will not be accepted.

To submit to your abstract, please use the EasyAbstract link below:

Please fill in all the relevant fields on the submission page and upload a .pdf file of your abstract. You will receive an e-mail afterwards indicating that your abstract has been successfully submitted. Should you face any problem submitting your abstract via the above link, please contact the conference organizers at

There will be at least three best student abstract awards; $300 each.

Deadline for Receipt of Abstracts: November 1, 2021