20th Workshop on East Asian Linguistics
(University of California, Los Angeles, April 4-5, 2014)
The Asian Languages and Cultures Department at the University of California, Los Angeles announces its 20th Workshop on East Asian Linguistics. WEAL-20 will take place on April 4-5, 2014 in Royce Hall at UCLA.
WEAL-20 is a workshop for graduate students to present and discuss linguistic issues pertaining to the languages of East Asia (Chinese, Japanese, and Korean). WEAL-20 will ONLY accept submissions from graduate students.
We invite graduate students working within the following topics: Functional linguistics, interactional linguistics, discourse and grammar, conversation analysis, discourse analysis, corpus linguistics, language acquisition.
- Abstracts must be sent as a WORD file.
- Abstracts must be written in English.
- Abstracts must be no longer than one page, including examples and/or references.
- Abstracts must be anonymous. DO NOT write your name on the abstract.
- Abstracts must be submitted via email.
- In a SEPARATE Word file, provide the following author information: 1) Name(s); 2) Affiliation; 3) Mailing address; 4) Email address; 5) Title of paper.
Deadline for abstract submission: January 31, 2014
Notification of acceptance will be sent via email by early February 2014.
Email for abstract submission and inquiries:
Faculty Advisors: Professor Hongyin Tao, Professor Sung-Ock Sohn
Organizing Committee: Ayano Takeuchi, Danjie Su, Daphne Lee, Don Lee, Grigor Ketenchian, Haiping Wu, Heeju Lee, Keiko Tsurumi, Kyoungmi Ha, Natalia Konstantinovskaya, Wei Wang
UCLA Asian Languages & Cultures Department, UCLA Center for Chinese Studies, Terasaki Center for Japanese Studies, UCLA Center for Korean Studies.