LINGUIST List 27.2385

Mon May 30 2016

Calls: Vietnamese, Taiwanese, Applied Ling, General Ling/Taiwan

Editor for this issue: Ashley Parker <>

Date: 28-May-2016
From: Wi-vun Chiung <>
Subject: 3rd International Conference on Vietnamese and Taiwanese Studies
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Full Title: The 3rd International Conference on Vietnamese and Taiwanese Studies

Date: 12-Nov-2016 - 14-Nov-2016
Location: Tainan, Taiwan
Contact Person: Wi-vun Chiung
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics

Subject Language(s): Chinese, Min Nan; Vietnamese

Call Deadline: 30-Jun-2016

Meeting Description:

This is the conference dedicated to comparative studies of Vietnamese and Taiwanese.

Language proficiency tests and teaching Vietnamese/Taiwanese to foreigners

Center for Taiwanese Languages Testing NCKU
Center for Vietnamese Studies NCKU
Association for Taiwanese and Vietnamese Cultural Exchange

Taiwanese Romanization Association
Taiwanese Pen
Asia-Pacific Area Studies Program, National Donghwa University
Asian Atsiu International
Lok-an Hospital
Hongyi Travel

Conference venue: The first two days will be at National Cheng Kung University and the third day at Guan-zi-ling Toong Mao Spa Resort (Tainan, TAIWAN)
Conference website:
Conference date: Nov. 12-14, 2016

Call for Papers:

Deadline for abstracts: June 30, 2016
Deadline for notification of acceptance: July 31, 2016
Deadline for full papers: September 30, 2016

Papers with the following topics are preferred:
- Theories and practices of language testing
- Teaching Vietnamese/Taiwanese to foreigners
- President Tsai's New Southeast Asian Policies
- Romanization movement in Vietnam and Taiwan
- History of anti-colonialism and independence in Vietnam and Taiwan
- Languages and literatures in Vietnam and Taiwan
- Social customs and culture in Vietnam and Taiwan
- Education systems in Vietnam and Taiwan
- Ethnic minorities and new immigrant issues in Vietnam and Taiwan
- Any other topics related to Vietnamese/Taiwanese studies

For submission guidelines, please refer to conference website:

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