Every spring, our Department hosts the Georgetown University Round Table on Languages and Linguistics (GURT). This is a peer-reviewed conference that accepts researchers in Linguistics from around the world. A select number of papers from GURT are published in a conference proceedings. Topics vary from year to year.
GURT 2019 will take place from March 29-31, and it will focus on Linguistics and the Public Good
To learn about some recent meetings of GURT, click on the links below.
GURT 2018: Approaches to Discourse
GURT 2017: Variable Properties: Their Nature and Acquisition
GURT 2016: Useful Assessment and Evaluation in Language Education
GURT 2015: Diversity and Super-Diversity: Sociocultural Linguistic Perspectives
GURT 2014: Usage-Based Approaches to Language, Language Learning, and Multilingualism
GURT 2013: African Languages: Specifics and Universals
GURT 2012: Measured Language: Quantitative Approaches to Acquisition, Assessment, Processing and Variation
GURT 2011: Discourse 2.0: Language and New Media
GURT 2010: Arabic Language and Linguistics
GURT 2009: Implicit & Explicit Conditions, Processes, and Knowledge in SLA and Bilingualism