LINGUIST List 25.2089

Mon May 12 2014

Calls: Chinese, Japanese, Korean, General Linguistics, Language Acq/USA

Editor for this issue: Bryn Hauk <>

Date: 11-May-2014
From: Zhiguo Xie <>
Subject: 2014 Buckeye East Asian Linguistics Forum
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Full Title: 2014 Buckeye East Asian Linguistics Forum
Short Title: BEAL

Date: 24-Oct-2014 - 24-Oct-2014
Location: Columbus, OH, USA
Contact Person: Zhiguo Xie
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics; Language Acquisition

Subject Language(s): Chinese, Mandarin; Japanese; Korean

Call Deadline: 31-Aug-2014

Meeting Description:

The Buckeye East Asian Linguistics Forum provides a platform primarily for graduate students to articulate and exchange ideas on their research findings with forum participants. The 2014 meeting is a one-day event with keynote lectures and poster sessions. The BEAL Forum is an excellent opportunity to present one's research in a public arena and to receive comments individually. With the exception of keynote lectures, all are poster presentations, thus giving participants ample time for discussion. The forum is intended to showcase regional research activities in East Asian linguistics. The event is free and open to the public.

Date: Friday, October 24, 2014
Place: The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio

Keynote Speaker 1: Professor Ik-sang Eom (Hanyang University, Seoul, South Korea)
Keynote Speaker 2: TBA

Organizers: 2014 BEAL Forum Organizing Committee

Mineharu Nakyama & Zhiguo Xie (faculty co-chairs)
Tsz-Him Tsui & Yutian Tan (graduate student co-chairs)


Institute for Chinese Studies, Institute for Japanese Studies, Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures, Department of Linguistics, East Asian Studies Center, Graduate Association of Chinese Linguistics (GACL), Graduate Students of East Asian Languages and Literatures (GREALL), and other OSU units.

Call for Posters:

Topics: Any topic in East Asian linguistics, synchronic or diachronic, and from any framework or theoretical perspective

Instructions: Please send two files (abstract file and author information file) to ''.

Abstract Specifications:

A suggested format and style for abstract files is as follows.

File: PDF file

- Filename: (first author’s)lastname_firstname.pdf
- Font: Times New Roman or Times
- Font size: 12 point for text, 10 point for references/footnotes
- 2 pages maximum (letter-size, single-spaced preferred)
- 1st page: Title (centered at top of page) and text (anonymous); 2nd page: Only examples, tables, figures, and references

Author Information:

- File: PDF or Word file
- Title of your presentation
- Name(s) of author(s)
- Affiliation(s) of author(s)
- Email address of the contact person
- Telephone number of the contact person
- Category (e.g., phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, pragmatics, L1 acquisition, L2 acquisition (incl. English as L2), sociolinguistics)
- Three to five keywords

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