The 21st Biennial Conference on Balkan and South Slavic Linguistics, Literature and Folklore will take place
from May 24-26, 2018 at Montana State University Billings, in Billings, Montana, USA.
Please distribute this message to any of your colleagues who may be interested in participating in this
Abstract Submission Deadline: Friday, November 15, 2017
Acceptance Notification Date: 15 January 2018
The conference organizers are now accepting proposals for papers that treat some aspect of Balkan and/or
South Slavic linguistics, literature, folklore, or culture. Abstracts should be maximum one page, including
examples and bibliography, 12-point font, at least 1" margins, and should not contain name(s) or
affiliations(s) of the author(s).
Abstracts should be submitted as an email attachment in PDF format to the conference organizer, Elena
Petroska, at the conference email address (email@example.com) The paper title, author name(s),
affiliation(s), and contact information should be given in the body of the email. The abstract itself should have
only the title.
More information about travel arrangements, hotels, and area attractions (Yellowstone and Glacier National
Parks) will be sent out later in the year.
Questions about the conference may be directed to Elena Petroska or Paul Foster
Elena Petroska and Paul M. Foster
21st Biennial Balkan and South Slavic Conference
Office of International Studies and Outreach
1500 University Drive
McDonald Hall, Room 150
Billings, MT 59101