Portuguese Linguistics. The Department of Romance Languages is pleased to announce that it will host the inaugural Portuguese Linguistics in the United States (PLUS) conference November 14-16, 2013 at the Georgia Hotel and Conference Center. For the Call for Papers, see our LinguistList announcement. Please note that the abstract submission deadline ended June 1, 2013. Notifications of accepted papers and alternates will be sent out toward the end of July. Further information regarding conference registration, scheduling, travel arrangements, etc, will be posted on our conference website, which we will update periodically. For additional questions, contact the PLUS Organizing Committee at plus2013uga<at>gmail.com.