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LINGUIST List 18.2459

Wed Aug 22 2007

Calls: General Ling/South Korea

Editor for this issue: Jeremy Taylor <jeremylinguistlist.org>

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        1.    Jong-Yurl Yoon, 18th International Congress of Linguists

Message 1: 18th International Congress of Linguists
Date: 21-Aug-2007
From: Jong-Yurl Yoon <jyyoonkookmin.ac.kr>
Subject: 18th International Congress of Linguists
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Full Title: 18th International Congress of Linguists
Short Title: CIL 18

Date: 21-Jul-2008 - 26-Jul-2008
Location: Seoul, Korea, South
Contact Person: Ik-Hwan Lee
Meeting Email: ihleeyonsei.ac.kr

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Call Deadline: 31-Aug-2007

Meeting Description:

18th International Congress of Linguists (CIL 18)
1st Circular (August 15, 2006)

Korea University, Seoul, Republic of Korea
July 21-26, 2008

Organized by the Linguistic Society of Korea.

Under the auspices of the Permanent International Committee of Linguists (CIPL).

Sponsored by the Ministry of Education and Human Resources Development, Republic
of Korea.

Address of the Local Organizing Committee:
c/o Ik-Hwan Lee, College of Liberal Arts, Yonsei University,
Seoul 120-749, Republic of Korea
Tel. +82-2-365-4290, +82-2-2123-2315
Fax. +82-2-313-4290, +82-2-393-3513
E-mail: ihleeyonsei.ac.kr

We are pleased to announce that the 18th International Congress of Linguists
will be held from July 21 through 26, 2008, at Korea University, Seoul, Korea.
Those who are interested in organizing a workshop are invited to apply. You may
refer to the following guidelines for organizing workshops.

''CIL18: The 18th International Congress of Linguists''
Dates: July 21~26, 2008
Venue: Korea University, Seoul, Republic of Korea

Call For Papers

Those who are interested in submitting abstract to the Parallel Sessions,
Workshops, and/or General Sessions are invited to apply. You may refer to the
following description and directions.

Ik-Hwan Lee, Chai-song Hong
Co-Chairs, CIL18 Organizing Committee
Jong-Yurl Yoon
Chair, CIL18 Program Committee

Important Dates:

- August 31, 2007: Deadline for submitting the abstract.
- November 30, 2007: Notification of acceptance.

Form and submission of abstracts:

An abstract(.pdf or .doc file) should be up to 3 pages long, including data and
references. The abstract should start with the title of the paper, followed by
the text of the abstract. Please do not include the author's name in the
abstract. On a separate page, please give the author's name, affiliation, e-mail
address, telephone number, mailing address, the paper title, and the session
number and title.
Please send the abstract and the author's information to both cil18cil18.org
and the organizer of your session. For more information, please visit our


I. Parallel Sessions of Designated Topics ?
(1) Language, mind and brain
Organizer: Gary Libben (gary.libbenualberta.ca.)
(2) Information structure
Organizer: Manfred Krifka (krifkarz.hu-berlin.de) & Caroline
(3) Language policy
Organizer: Bernard Spolsky (bspolskygmail.com)
(4) Intercultural pragmatics, language and society
Organizer: Shoshana Blum-Kulka (mskcusbmscc.huji.ac.il)
(5) Historical and comparative linguistics
Organizer: Brian D. Joseph (bjosephling.ohio-state.edu)
(6) Phonetics and phonology
Organizer: Donca Steriade (steriademit.edu)
(7) Lexical semantics
Organizer: Sebastian Löbner (loebnerphil-fak.uni-duesseldorf.de)
(8) Tense, aspect and modality
Organizer: Johan van der Auwera (auwerachello.be)
(9) Computational linguistics
Organizer: Hans Uszkoreit (uszkoreitdfki.de)
(10) Syntax
Organizer: Farrell Ackerman (ackermanling.ucsd.edu)
II. Workshops

(1) Interface Conditions
Organizer: Anna Maria Di Sciullo (www.interfaceasymmetry.uqam.ca)
(2) English with Asian Accents: English for Intercultural Communication
in Asian Contexts
Organizer: Angel Lin (AngelLincuhk.edu.hk)
(3) Silent Issues in Linguistic Theory
Organizer: Hee-Don Ahn (hdahnkonkuk.ac.kr)
(4) Speech Sciences in Linguistics: Non-native speech production and
Hyun-Gi Kim(hyungkchonbuk.ac.kr) and
Sangjoon Kim(malsorimalsori.or.kr)
(5) Formal Approaches to the Relation of Tense, Aspect and Modality
Organizers: Yukinori Takubo and Stefan Kaufmann
(ytakubobun.kyoto-u.ac.jp; kaufmannnorthwestern.edu)
(6) Contrastiveness in Information Structure and/or Scalar Implicatures
Organizers: Chungmin Lee and Ferenc Kiefer (cleesnu.ac.kr;
(7) Language Diversity: From the Perspective of Descriptive Linguistics
Organizer: Kayo Nagai (knagaitc4.so-net.ne.jp)
(8) Writing Systems and the Linguistic Structure
Organizer: Sang-Oak Lee (sangoaksnu.ac.kr)
(9) Current Issues in Linguistic Interfaces
Organizer: Jong-Yurl Yoon (jyyoonkookmin.ac.kr)
(10) Language and Gender
Organizers: Hye-Sook Kim, Kathleen Ahrens, & Ik-Hwan Lee
(hskimkonyang.ac.kr; kathleenahrensgmail.com)
(11) Second Language Acquisition and Applied Linguistics
Organizers: Jin-Wan Kim and Jong-Im Han (jihanewha.ac.kr;
(12) Linguistic Studies of Ontology: From Lexical Semantics
to Formal Ontologies and Back
Organizer: Chu-Ren Huang (churenhuanggmail.com)
(13) Features of Translation Universals
Organizers: Euiyon Cho and Soon-Young Kim (choeydongguk.edu)
(14) Endangered Languages
Organizer: Kim Juwon (kjwnsnu. ac.kr)
(15) Argument Realization in Asian Languages
Organizer: Henry Y. Chang (henryylcgate.sinica.edu.tw)
(16) Lexis-Grammar Interface
Organizer: Eric Laporte ( eric.laporteuniv-mlv.fr)
(17) Syntactic Parameters
Organizers: Niina Zhang and Youngjun Jang (lngnzccu.edu.tw)
(18) Interfaces in Phonology
Organizer: Jongho Jun (jonghosnu.ac.kr)
(19) Languages and Cultures in Contact
Organizers: Barbara Lewandowska-Tomaszczyk(bltuni.lodz.pl) and
Thekla Wiebusch(thekla.wiebuschhotmail.fr)

III. Sessions of Non-designated Topics (General Sessions)

If we receive abstracts which are not appropriate for any of the Parallel
Sessions of designated topics and Workshops, the Organizing Committee will
review them and, if accepted, will have 'General Sessions' for them.

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