LINGUIST List 14.834

Fri Mar 21 2003

Calls: Chinese Ling/Computer Assisted Lang Learning

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  1. NACCL15, 15th North American Conference on Chinese Linguistics
  2. Larry Chong, ASIA CALL 2003 Updated

Message 1: 15th North American Conference on Chinese Linguistics

Date: Fri, 21 Mar 2003 13:49:54 +0000
From: NACCL15 <>
Subject: 15th North American Conference on Chinese Linguistics

15th North American Conference on Chinese Linguistics 
Short Title: NACCL-15

Date: 11-JUL-03 - 13-JUL-03
Location: East Lansing, Michigan, United States of America
Contact: Yen-Hwei Lin
Contact Email: 
Meeting URL:

Linguistic Sub-field: General Linguistics 
Call Deadline: 03-JAN-03

Meeting Description:

15th North American Conference on Chinese Linguistics (NACCL-15) 

Michigan State University
July 11-13, 2003
The NACCL-15 program is now availalbe at the conference website:

Other conference information, including registration, is also
availalbe at the conference website. The deadline for
pre-registration is April 15, 2003.
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Message 2: ASIA CALL 2003 Updated

Date: Thu, 20 Mar 2003 22:29:48 -0500 (EST)
From: Larry Chong <>
Subject: ASIA CALL 2003 Updated

2003 Asia Computer Assisted Language Learning Association
International Conference
Short Title: ASIA CALL 2003

Location: Bangkok, Thailand
Date: MAY 14 - 16, 2003
Call Deadline: April 10, 2003
Contact Person: Larry Chong
Contact Email:
Official language: English


The conference is organized by the Asia Computer Assisted Language
Learning Association and MOE, Thailand.

Information & Communication Technology and Education in Asia

IT and University Education
IT and Language Education
IT and Literature Education
IT and Culture Education

To offer Information Technology related to University Education and
how to develop IT skills in the classroom to Faculty and researchers.

1. Dr. Thomas Robb (Kyoto Sangyo Univ., Japan) - The Internet &
2. Dr. Euiyon Cho (Dongguk Univ., Korea) - CALL & Linguistics
3. Dr. Yoonil Auh (Central Michigan Univ., USA) - Distance Education
4. Dr. Charles ESS (Drury Univ., USA) - IT & Culture Transfer
5. Dr. Andrew Lian (Univ. of Canberra, Australia) - Round Table

The overall theme of the conference is:

Sub-topics include, but are not restricted to:
- Language Instruction
- Collaborative CALL projects
- Computer-mediated Instruction
- Corpus Linguistics and Language Instruction
- Web-based Language Instruction
- Distance Language Instruction
- Literature, Culture and Multimedia
- Multimedia-Assisted Language Learning
- Technology Enhanced Language Learning
- CALL & Less commonly taught languages
- CALL & New learning environments

We invite abstracts of up to 200 words for
- Paper presentations (time allotted 30 min)
- A Show & TELL Workshop (approx. 50 minutes)
- Posters (space allotted 180x90 cm)

Submit abstracts by email in an attachment to
Remember to give the name(s) of the author(s), affiliation, e-mail
address, phone number ,FAX number and 50 word biodate.

Important dates

- Deadline for submission of abstracts: April 10th, 2003.
- Notification of acceptance: April 15th, 2003.
- Program available: March 20th, 2003.
- Early bird registration: before April 15th, 2003

Details regarding the program, registration and hotel accommodation
will be sent out in March 2003. If you submit an abstract, you will
automatically receive this information. If you do not submit an
abstract, send us an email in order to receive our next newsletter.

For more information about the conference, please visit our website
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