The Union of Linguist Lecturers (ULL) announced on Tuesday its standard speaker’s fees for 2011. Reflecting the poor economy, fees have continued to fall from their all-
Keynote addresses continue to be the gold standard for the ULL’s members, with Linguistic Society of America Annual Meetings keynote rates set for $19.99 per hour, followed closely by all other conference keynotes, at $19.95.
ULL spokesperson and founding member Professor Deborah Tannen, of Georgetown University, told SpecGram: “ULL continues to provide quality lecturing at fair prices. This is a win-
This year’s rates for talks outside of linguistics have fallen rather sharply, as a result of ULL’s renewed emphasis on explaining linguistics to non-
The full schedule of ULL rates for 2011 can be found on the ULL website.
Dr. Noam Chomsky, ULL’s other member, could not be reached for comment.