Formal Approaches to South Asian Languages (FASAL 7)

March 4-5 2017


The Department of Linguistics & Philosophy at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) is proud to host the seventh Formal Approaches to South Asian Languages (FASAL 7) workshop. The main aim of this workshop is to provide a platform to discuss formal or experimental approaches to syntax, semantics, phonology and morphology from the perspective of South Asian Linguistics.

Invited speakers

  • Ashwini Deo (Ohio State)
  • Miriam Butt (Konstanz)
  • Norvin Richards (MIT)

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Submission Details

Abstracts, including references and data, should be limited to two single-spaced pages (A4 or US Letter) with 1-inch (2.5cm) margins and a minimum font size of 11pt. One person can submit at most one abstract as sole author and one abstract as co-author. Abstracts should be submitted through EasyChair.

Presented talks will be published in the Proceedings of Formal Approaches to South Asian Languages.

Any questions about the workshop should be directed to

Key dates

  • Abstract deadline (EXTENDED): December 4, 2016
  • Notification: Jan. 6, 2017
  • Conference: March 4-5, 2017

FASAL 2 (year 2012)

Information about FASAL 2 (2012) can be found here.