54th Annual Meeting of the Canadian Society for the Study of Names

Call for Papers:

Canadian Society for the Study of Names (CSSN) 54th Annual Meeting, held in conjunction with the Congress of the Humanities and Social Sciences of Canada



Western University, London, ON, Canada

May 30th and 31st , 2020

The theme of the 2020 Congress is: “Bridging Divides” but papers on any onomastic topic are welcome.

Presentations are allotted 20 minutes, with an additional 10 minutes for questions and discussion.

Please submit an abstract of 150-250 words, including the title of your paper and indicate whether you would like your paper to be considered for this year’s special panel.

Along with your abstract, please provide the full name and affiliation of each author, along with a current email address for each.

Presentation rooms are equipped with a computer and projection system. If you have additional special technical requirements, please indicate that in your proposal, keeping in mind that the society may be charged for any additional A/V equipment needed.

You need not be a current member of the society to submit an abstract, but at the time of acceptance of your paper, you must become a member in order to be included in the programme. In addition, all presenters are required to pay registration dues for Congress and for CSSN. Further details will be provided when you are notified of acceptance of your paper.

Please email your abstract to: jonathan.lofft@mail.utoronto.ca ; all abstracts should arrive by February 1st, 2020.