The Department of Linguistics and the Sociolinguistics Laboratory at the University of Washington are proud to host the second Cascadia Workshop in Sociolinguistics (CWSL), which will take place 23-24 April, 2016 at the University of Washington, Seattle. This student-led event has the primary aim of bringing together researchers working on sociolinguistic topics of interest to the Pacific Northwest and building community among sociolinguists at institutions within the region.

We are pleased to announce the call for papers for the 2016 Cascadia Workshop in Sociolinguistics.