The program is as
10.00 David Blair, Macquarie University (President) Towards a standard terminology of geographic features
10.30 Bruce Moore, ANDC (Vice-President/President Elect) Evidence for the development of Australian English in the reports of 19th-century school inspectors
11.30 Business meeting and election of officers 2002-04
1.30 Amanda Laugesen, ANDC Australian First World War slang and the developmentof the Australian lexicon
2.00 Judith Robertson, ANDC The lexicographical detective
3.00 Andrew Pawley, ANU On making dictionary entries for conventional 'speechact' expressions
Everyone interested in attending is invited to send their contact details (name, position and institution if applicable, postal address, phone number, and email address) to AUSTRALEX secretary Flavia Hodges, firstname.lastname@example.org (snailmail: Department of English, Macquarie University, NSW 2109).
The preceding day, 5 December 2002, there is also the Australian Placenames Colloquium at ANU (Seminar Room A, Coombs Building).
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Date created: 30 September 2002
Last modified: 27 November 2002