Kentucky Foreign Language Conference

deadline for submissions: 
November 1, 2020
full name / name of organization: 
Kentucky Foreign Language Conference
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The KFLC 2021 Executive Committee is proud to open sessions devoted to the presentation of scholarly research in the following areas:

  • Arabic and Islamic Studies
  • Classical Studies
  • East Asian Studies
  • French and Francophone Studies
  • German-Austrian-Swiss
  • Hebrew and Jewish Studies
  • Hispanic Linguistics
  • Indigenous Studies
  • Intercultural Studies
  • Italian Studies
  • Language Studies for the Professions
  • Linguistics
  • Lusophone Studies
  • Music Studies
  • Russian and Slavic Studies
  • Second Language Acquisition
  • Spanish American Studies
  • Spanish Peninsular Studies
  • Translation Studies

Paper presentations are 20 minutes followed by a 10-minute question & answer session. In addition to

individual abstracts for paper presentations, proposals for panels of 5 papers will be considered.

The KFLC has a tradition of attracting scholars from a broad range of languages and specializations. This year’s conference will have sessions in Arabic and Islamic Studies, Classical Studies, East Asian Studies, French and Francophone Studies, German-Austrian-Swiss Studies, Hispanic Linguistics, Hispanic Studies (Spanish Peninsular and Spanish American), Indigenous and Endangered Languages, Intercultural Studies, Italian Studies, Hebrew and Jewish Studies, Language Studies for the Professions, Linguistics, Lusophone Studies, Music Studies in Language and/or Cultures, Neo-Latin Studies, Russian and Slavic Studies, Second Language Acquisition, and Translation Studies.

Individually submitted abstracts should be no more than 250 words.

Panel proposals of 5 presentations should be submitted as follows: The panel organizer should electronically submit a panel proposal. The panel proposal cannot exceed one page in length and should include the theme of the panel, the organizer's name and contact information, and the names, contact information and affiliations of the panel participants. Each participant MUST submit an individual abstract using our online system in addition to the panel proposal. Please indicate that your presentation is part of a pre-organized panel and list the title and organizer of the panel in the abstract.

For general information about the conference and paper presentation guidelines, and to submit abstracts and panel proposals BY NOVEMBER 1st, 2020, at 11:59 PM EST, please visit our website: