The Philological Society
The next meeting of PhilSoc will take place on Saturday 11 March 2017 at Oxford. Prof. Jonathan Hope, University of Strathclyde, will speak on '"Counting": quality and quantity in literary language and tools for investigating it'. The meeting will take place at 4.15 in Wolfson College. Tea will be served from 3.45.
The Henry Sweet Society
The 2017 colloquium of the Henry Sweet Society will be a one-day event at the University of Westminster on Friday 28 April.
The Poetics and Linguistics Association
37th Annual Conference of the Poetics And Linguistics Association (PALA 2017) will be held at West Chester University, July 19-22. Plenary speakers: Margaret Freeman (Myrifield Institute), Anne Furlong (Prince Edward Island), Patrick C. Hogan (Connecticut), David Hoover (New York), Dan McIntyre (Huddersfield).
The Association for French Language Studies
The next conference of AFLS will take place in Toronto, at at Glendon College, York University, Toronto, August 8-10, 2017.
The British Association for Applied Linguistics
The 2017 annual conference of BAAL will be held at Anglia Ruskin University, 1-3 September 2017. Plenary speakers are Ingrid Piller (Macquarie), Devyani Sharma (Queen Mary), Jean-Marc Dewaele (Birkbeck), Jan Hulstijn (Amsterdam).
The Linguistics Association of Great Britain
The 2017 Annual Meeting of the Linguistics Association of Great Britain will be held at the University of Kent, 4th-7th September 2017. Confirmed plenary speakers are Lisa Matthewson (University of British Columbia) and Charles Yang (University of Pennsylvania), as voted for by LAGB members.