LINGUIST List 25.4029

Mon Oct 13 2014

Calls: Chinese, Semantics, Syntax, Pragmatics, Phonology, Morphology/Germany

Editor for this issue: Anna White <>

Date: 08-Oct-2014
From: Daniel Hole <>
Subject: 9th International Conference of the European Association of Chinese Linguistics
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Full Title: 9th International Conference of the European Association of Chinese Linguistics
Short Title: EACL-9

Date: 24-Sep-2015 - 25-Sep-2015
Location: Stuttgart, Germany
Contact Person: Daniel Hole
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Discourse Analysis; Morphology; Phonology; Pragmatics; Semantics; Syntax; Typology

Subject Language(s): Chinese, Mandarin

Call Deadline: 30-Apr-2015

Meeting Description:

Department of Linguistics
University of Stuttgart/Germany


Confirmed Invited Speakers:

Kai von Fintel (MIT Cambridge, MA)
Niina Ning Zhang (NCCU Chia-Yi)
Barbara Meisterernst (HU Berlin)

There will be a special theme session on argument alternations embedded in the conference. A call for papers for this special session will be issued separately.

Registration fees: 35 EUR for students, 70 EUR for non-students

All presenters must be members of the European Association of Chinese Linguistics (cf. The membership information on the EACL website; on-site registration will be possible at the conference).

Please direct any inquiries to:

Organizers: EACL & Daniel Hole (local organization)

Call for Papers:

We invite anonymous abstracts for 30-minute talks (20+10) presenting new research into all areas of Chinese linguistics (excluding Teaching Chinese as a Foreign Language). Submissions may not exceed 500 words and must be written in English. Presentations at the conference may be in Mandarin Chinese or English. Please indicate the language of presentation in the abstract. Please include 2 to 4 keywords right underneath the title of your abstract. No more than one single-authored and one co-authored abstract per person will be considered.

Submission of abstracts is via Easychair only (

The Easychair interface for uploading abstracts will operate from 15 November, 2014).

Papers that are included in the program must be presented by the author(s) and cannot be presented by proxies.

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