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Thu 08 Apr 1993

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  1. Shoichi Iwasaki, Japanese/Korean Linguistics Conference 93

Message 1: Japanese/Korean Linguistics Conference 93

Date: Tue, 06 Apr 93 00:21 PDT
From: Shoichi Iwasaki <IBENAUOUCLAMVS.bitnet>
Subject: Japanese/Korean Linguistics Conference 93


The Fourth Japanese/Korean Linguistics Conference
(Formerly The Southern California Japanese/Korean Linguistics

October 15-17, 1993

Deadline for the Submission of Abstracts: June 15, 1993

Keynote Speakers:
Professor. Masayoshi Shibatani (Kobe University)
Professor Susumu Kuno (Harvard University)

Special Session: Contrastive Study of Japanese and Korean (This year,
the conference especially encourages the presentation which take
both languages into the domain of investigation and will set
aside special slots for such comparative research.)

 This conference aims to provide a forum for presenting research in
Japanese and Korean linguistics, thereby facilitating efforts to
deepen our understanding of these two languages which have
striking typological similarities. Potential topics include,
but are not limited to: syntax, semantics, phonology, morphology,
pragmatics, historical linguistics, typology, psycholinguistics,
sociolinguistics, language acquisition, and discourse. Presentations are
20 minutes long, and will be followed by a short question period.
 Abstract submissions should be sent to one of the addresses below
by June 15, 1993. The abstract should include:

 1. Six (6) copies of a one-page abstract (no more than 500 words)
with a title; Omit your name and affiliation from the abstract.
The one-page (500 words) limit should be strictly observed;
a second page may be used only for citing references.

 2. A 3" by 5" card with the title of the paper, the name of the
author(s), the mailing address of the author, and the author(s)
affiliation, phone number and e-mail address. If your address,
phone number and e-mail address will be different during summer, be
sure to include it as well.

 3. A self-addressed, stamped postcard if you wish to be notified
whether your abstract has been received. (A Very Good Idea!!)

Syntax, Formal Semantics,
Phonology, and Morphology
Professor Naoki Fukui
Dept. of Linguistics
School of Social Sciences
Irvine, CA 92717

Other topics:
Professor Noriko Akatsuka or
Professor Shoichi Iwasaki
Dept. of East Asian Lgs. & Cultures
405 Hilgard Ave.
Los Angeles, CA 93106

The proceedings of this conference will be published as Japanese/Korean
Linguistics vol. 4 by CSLI (The Center for the Study of Language
and Information) The proceedings of the preveous conferences
can be ordered either directly from the University of Chicago
Press, or through a local bookstore. UCP's address: 11030 S.
Langley Ave., Chicago, IL 60628. Orders may also be placed
by phone at 800-621-2736.
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