LINGUIST List 24.2398

Wed Jun 12 2013

Calls: Computational Ling, Applied Ling, Language Acquisition/Taiwan

Editor for this issue: Alison Zaharee <>

Date: 12-Jun-2013
From: Yu-tung Chang <>
Subject: Workshop on Computer-Assisted Language Learning
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Full Title: Workshop on Computer-Assisted Language Learning
Date: 21-Nov-2013 - 21-Nov-2013 Location: Taipei, Taiwan Contact Person: Yu-tung Chang
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Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Computational Linguistics; Language Acquisition

Call Deadline: 24-Jun-2013

Meeting Description:

Computer-assisted Language Learning (CALL) addresses the study of computers and information technology in language teaching and learning. In the era of globalization and cross-cultural communications, CALL research has received much attention from linguists, educators, and computer scientists. CALL is inherently an interdisciplinary domain and represents an exemplary synergy of language, information, and computation. The theme of the workshop is Corpora and Language Learning. Discussions on English, Chinese or other Asian languages are particularly welcome.

Keynote Speakers:

Yukio Tono, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies, Japan
Jason S. Chang, National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan

2nd Call for Papers:

Deadline for abstract submissions: June 24, 2013

Sub-themes include but are not limited to:

- Second language acquisition in CALL- Computer games in CALL- Language testing in CALL- Mobile learning in CALL- Ubiquitous computing in CALL- Social networking in CALL- Speech technology in CALL- Natural language processing in CALL- Courseware design- Electronic portfolios- Collaborative learning and CALL- Intercultural competence and CALL- Learner autonomy and CALL

An abstract of 2 pages (excluding the title, references, and author affiliations) should be submitted. The deadline for abstract submissions is June 24, 2013. Submissions must be made through Authors whose abstracts are accepted should submit full papers of 6-8 pages. Please use the templates for PACLIC 27 conference papers. Accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings, which will be digitally archived in the ACL Anthology ( PACLIC proceedings are indexed in Scopus.

Important Dates:

Call for papers: 2013.01Deadline for submissions: 2013.06.24Acceptance notification: 2013.08.07Early online registration: 2013.08Submission of final papers & author(s) registration completed: 2013.09.02Early online registration deadline: 2013.10.21Workshop: 2013.11.21Conference days: 2013.11.22-24

Special Issues:

Accepted submissions will be selected for publication in special issues of International Journal of Computational Linguistics and Chinese Language Processing (IJCLCLP), Taiwan Journal of Linguistics (TJL) or Taiwan Journal of TESOL (TJTESOL).

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