33rd SCLC

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    The 34th Annual Siouan and Caddoan Languages Conference will take place at:

    University of Wisconsin-Madison

    May 23-25, 2014

    The Siouan and Caddoan Languages Conference is for anyone interested in the languages of the Siouan and Caddoan linguistic families. A call for papers and registration information will be announced shortly. 

    Contact: Meredith Johnson 
    Contact Email: majohnson25@wisc.edu




    2013 Siouan and Caddoan Languages Conference (June 13-15, 2013)

    We are pleased to announce that the 2013 Lakota Summer Institute will host this year’s SCLC at Sitting Bull College, in Fort Yates, ND  June 13-15 2013.

    The Siouan and Caddoan Languages Conference is for anyone interested in the languages of the Siouan and Caddoan linguistic families. Paper submissions related to Siouan and Caddoan languages are encouraged.

    SCLC Registration is required to attend the conference or present a paper. A small fee ($20)  covers refreshments during the conference.

    • Please Register online for the Siouan Conference, and then send paper abstracts to:
      Armik Mirzayan
      Assistant Professor
      Languages, Linguistics and Philosophy
      University of South Dakota
      USL Slagle Hall/Auditorium 301B
      414 E. Clark St.Vermillion SD 57069
      Phone: 605-677-3159
      John Boyle 
      Assistant Professor, Undergraduate Advisor
      Linguistics Department
      Northeastern Illinois University
      5500 North St. Louis Avenue,
      Chicago, Illinois 60625-4699
      Phone: 773-442-5494, email address: jpboyle@languageconservancy.org
    • Deadline for Abstracts:  May 5th, May 17th (extended)2013,  to  Armik.Mirzayan@usd.edu



    The Bismarck, ND Airport (BIS) is serviced by four airlines:


    Delta Air Lines

    Frontier Airlines

    United Airlines

    Driving time from Bismarck Airport to Prairie Knights Casino Lodge is approx. 45-50 min.  Car Rental is available.  A Shuttle Bus may be arranged if there is sufficient interest.

    • There will be a free daily shuttle bus from the Prairie Knights Casino Lodge to Sitting Bull College.


    SCLC conference participants are also welcome to register for the 7th Lakota Summer Institute which will take place June 3rd-21st.  LSI registration can be found Lakota Summer Institute Registration.   Participants in LSI are not automatically enrolled in the Siouan Conference, and vice-versa.

    • SCLC QuestionsArmik.Mirzayan@usd.edu
    • Additional Program and registration details will appear here as they become available.  Conference updates will also available at:

    Siouan List

    33rd SCLC Facebook

     We look forward to seeing you there!


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