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SECOL LXXX (81) will be held March 27-29, 2014 in North Myrtle Beach, SC. Details may be found "here"

Co-hosts of this year's conference are Becky Childs and J. Daniel Hasty.


The Southeastern Conference on Linguistics (SECOL) is dedicated to the advancement of the study of language in all its aspects. The annual spring conference provides a venue for SECOL members to read and discuss scholarly papers. The Southern Journal of Linguistics (SJL) publishes book reviews and peer reviewed articles. The SECOL newsletter is published in October, January, and May.

As per the SECOL Constitution, meetings are held in Alabama, Arkansas, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Kentucky, Louisiana, Maryland, Mississippi, North Carolina, Oklahoma, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, West Virginia, the District of Columbia, and the Islands of the Caribbean. Membership is open to everyone interested in linguistics, regardless of residence.

SECOL headquarters are currently located at

Sasha Johnson-Coleman, Ph.D.
Assistant Professor
Dept of English and Foreign Languages
Norfolk State University
Phone: 757-823-2662 (w)
Managing Editor
Felice Coles
Southern Journal of Linguistics
Dept of Modern Languages
Bondurant Hall C-115
University of Mississippi
P.O. Box 1848
University, MS 38677-1848
Phone: 662-915-7702
Fax: 662-915-1086