LINGUIST List 26.5293

Thu Nov 26 2015

Calls: General Linguistics/China

Editor for this issue: Ashley Parker <>

Date: 25-Nov-2015
From: Yanyan Sui <>
Subject: The 7th International Conference on Formal Linguistics
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Full Title: The 7th International Conference on Formal Linguistics
Short Title: ICFL-7

Date: 02-Dec-2016 - 04-Dec-2016
Location: Nankai University,Tianjin, China
Contact Person: Yanyan Sui
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >

Call Deadline: 15-Jun-2016

Meeting Description:

The 7th International Conference on Formal Linguistics (ICFL-7) will be held at Nankai University, Tianjin, China, on December 2-4, 2016. The conference is co-organized and sponsored by Chinese University of Hong Kong and Tianjin Normal University. The ICFL is a conference where linguists from all over the world discuss the latest proposals in any field of formal linguistics. It is held every two years in China since 2001, which has greatly promoted the communication among linguists and fostered the study of formal linguistics.

Call for Papers:

ICFL-7 invites submissions of papers in any field of formal linguistics, including phonology, syntax, morphology, semantics, natural language processing, child language and language acquisition, interfaces, and biolinguistics. Papers about formal approaches to the study of Chinese dialects and the minority languages in China are particularly welcome, especially from young scholars.

Conference registration fee: RMB 800 for non-students, RMB 400 for students.

Deadline for abstract submission: June 15, 2016

Abstract format:

Abstracts should be written in English (Times New Roman, 12) or in Chinese (Song, 12) within one page (A4) in length (including examples and references).

Authors are asked to submit two copies of their abstracts to one anonymous in PDF, and the other in MS Word format with the author's information including name, affiliation and email address.

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