Featured Linguist!

Jost Gippert: Our Featured Linguist!

"Buenos dias", "buenas noches" -- this was the first words in a foreign language I heard in my life, as a three-year old boy growing up in developing post-war Western Germany, where the first gastarbeiters had arrived from Spain. Fascinated by the strange sounds, I tried to get to know some more languages, the only opportunity being TV courses of English and French -- there was no foreign language education for pre-teen school children in Germany yet in those days. Read more

Donate Now | Visit the Fund Drive Homepage

Amount Raised:


Still Needed:


Can anyone overtake Syntax in the Subfield Challenge ?

Grad School Challenge Leader: University of Washington

Publishing Partner: Cambridge University Press CUP Extra Publisher Login
amazon logo
More Info

E-mail this page

Conference Information

Full Title: Xuzhou Conference on Linguistic Sciences

Short Title: XNU 2012
Location: Xuzhou City, Jiangsu Province, China
Start Date: 05-Jul-2012 - 08-Jul-2012
Contact: David Silva
Meeting Email: click here to access email
Meeting URL: http://ling.uta.edu/~david/ICKL-XNU-2012/index.htm
Meeting Description: The International Circle of Korean Linguistics and the School of Linguistics of the Xuzhou Normal University are pleased to announce a joint conference on linguistics. For this special joint conference, we welcome abstracts from linguists working on any language. We especially invite participation by scholars and students conducting research on Korean, Chinese, and the intersection of these two languages.

For information on the 18th International Conference on Korean Linguistics, please visit:

Linguistic Subfield: General Linguistics
Subject Language: Chinese, Mandarin; Korean
LL Issue: 22.4752

Calls and Conferences main page