Chicago Linguistic Society

The Chicago Linguistic Society is the oldest student-run linguistics organization in the United States. This linguistics conference has been held every year since 1965. This academic year, CLS will host its 56th annual meeting. Visit their website for more information on this year's conference and past proceedings. 


Important Dates

  • Conference Dates: April 30 (Thursday) - May 2 (Saturday), 2020
  • Extended Submission Deadline: January 15 January 8 2020 (11:59 PM CST)

Invited Speakers


  • Matthew Hewett
  • Corinne Kasper
  • Sanghee Kim
  • Naomi Kurtz
  • Jimmy Waller


Please email us for any questions or issues that may arise.