CFP: Joint Conference on Language Evolution

This conference will provide an unprecedented opportunity to bring together 3 of the major language evolution research communities, enabling a global platform for interdisciplinary discussion.

The conference will take place as a hybrid online & on-site conference in Kanazawa, Japan from September 5th – 8th, 2022.

Deadline for paper and abstract submission

February 1st, 2022

Deadline for workshop proposal submission

January 5th, 2022

More info can be found here.

Dorit Publishes in Biology & Philosophy

ECOM director Dorit Bar-On’s “How to do things with nonwords: pragmatics, biosemantics, and origins of language in animal communication” – which features a discussion of work by distinguished ECOM member Ruth Millikan (as well as acknowledging discussions with other ECOM members) – is now forthcoming in the interdisciplinary journal Biology & Philosophy.