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Full Title: 45th Conference on Sino-Tibetan Languages & Linguistics

Short Title: ICSTLL45
Location: Singapore, Singapore
Start Date: 26-Oct-2012 - 28-Oct-2012
Contact: Alexander Coupe
Meeting Email: click here to access email
Meeting URL: http://portal.cohass.ntu.edu.sg/ICSTLL45/
Meeting Description: We are pleased to announce that the 45th International Conference on Sino-Tibetan Languages and Linguistics (ICSTLL45) will be held in Singapore on 26-28 October 2012, hosted by Nanyang Technological University. The annual ICSTLL meetings provide a scholarly international forum for the presentation and dissemination of research on Sino-Tibetan languages and linguistics.

Keynote Speakers:

Professor James A. Matisoff, University of California at Berkeley
Professor Hilary Chappell, École des hautes études en sciences sociales
Professor Randy LaPolla, Institute of Linguistics, Academia Sinica
Professor Luke Kwong Kapathy, Nanyang Technological University

For further enquiries, contact the organizing committee at 45th.ICSTLL@gmail.com or check the conference website.

Conference organizer: Alexander R. Coupe, Nanyang Technological University
Linguistic Subfield: General Linguistics
Subject Language Family: Sino-Tibetan
LL Issue: 23.867

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