LINGUIST List 3.91

Fri 31 Jan 1992

Confs: Chinese, Formal

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  • israel assoc of theor. ling., call for papers

    Message 1: NACCL4 announcement: please post

    Date: Wed, 29 Jan 92 06:42:54 ESNACCL4 announcement: please post
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    Subject: NACCL4 announcement: please post

    The Fourth North American Conference on Chinese Linguistics (NACCL4) University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, Michigan May 8-10, 1992

    Abstracts are invited for 20-minute talks followed by 10- minute discussions on all areas of Chinese linguistics. Send five copies of a one-page abstract. Do not identify yourself on the abstract, but attach a 3" x 5" card showing your name, address, telephone number, e-mail address (if available), affiliation, and the title of your paper.

    Address abstracts and inquiries to:

    NACCL4 Committee Program in Linguistics University of Michigan 1076 Frieze Building Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109-1285 phone: (313) 763-3704 FAX: (313) 747-0157 e-mail:


    Message 2: call for papers

    Date: Wed, 29 Jan 1992 15:37 ISTcall for papers
    From: israel assoc of theor. ling. <hcursHUJIVM1.bitnet>
    Subject: call for papers


    The 8th annual meeting of the ISRAEL ASSOCIATION OF FORMAL LINGUISTICS will be held on June 9th and 10th at Bar Ilan University in Ramat Gan, Israel. The guest speaker will be Barbara H. Partee of the University of Massachusetts at Amherst.

    Abstracts are solicited. Six copies of abstracts should be submitted anonymously with an accompanying 3x5 card stating name, title of paper affiliation, address, phone number and email address to:

    Anita Mittwoch English Department Hebrew University of Jerusalem Mt Scopus, Jerusalem 91905

    abstracts may also be faxed to: anita mittwoch 972-2-322544 abstracts may be sent by email as well to: HCUMAHUJIVM1.BITNET


    abstract guidelines are as follows:

    include: 1. description of the theoretical framework 2. statement of empirical problem 3. description of the solution to the problem within the theoretical framework. it is important to note that discussion of an interesting problem or phenomenon is NOT sufficient. Rather, an explicit description of the theoretical treatment the topic will receive is required. Ideally, the solution should be included in the abstract in outline form. 4. it is helpful to mention alternative treatments that have appeared in the l iterature. and to add a list of references.

    Abstracts should be no less than one full page, two pages maximum, apart from references and figures.

    Questions regarding the conference should be addressed to: Roger Schwarzschild, email: hcurshujivm1.