The 47th Annual Meeting of North East Linguistic Society (NELS 47) will be hosted at the University of Massachusetts Amherst from 14–16 October 2016.

Registration takes place (Campus map)

  • On Friday in Herter hall between rooms 227 and 231.
  • On Saturday in the Integrative Learning Center, 2nd floor.

The program is now available!

Invited Speakers:

Special sessions:

  • Linearization of syntactic structures:
  • Grammatical illusions at the grammar–processing interface:

Conference dinner:
The conference dinner will take place on campus (in the Student Union building) on Saturday evening, from 7PM to 1AM. There will also be karaoke, from 9PM to 1AM!

We would like to express our gratitude to our sponsors, the Interdisciplinary Studies Institute, the College of Humanities and Fine Arts, and the Department of Linguistics, without whose contribution, NELS 47 would not have been possible.