LINGUIST List 9.736

Mon May 18 1998

Calls: East Asian syntax, WebNet Journal

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  1. Audrey Li, USC EA Syntax Workshop: Reminder
  2. alan harris, SEMCOM:WebNet Journal: Announcement & Call for Participation

Message 1: USC EA Syntax Workshop: Reminder

Date: Thu, 14 May 1998 22:22:02 -0700 (PDT)
From: Audrey Li <>
Subject: USC EA Syntax Workshop: Reminder

USC Workshop on Syntax of East Asian Languages
November 6-8, 1998

This workshop is an attempt to intergrate the diachronic and synchronic
study of Chinese, Japanese and Korean syntax, concentrating on the issues of
the structures and interpretations of nominal expressions and the syntax and
morphology of function words. The list of invited speakers currently includes:

James Huang (University of California, Irvine) 
Yafei Li (University of Wisconsin)
Tsulin Mei (Cornell University)
Alain Peyraube (CRLAO, EHESS)
Naoki Fukui (University of California, Irvine)
Satoshi Kinsui (Kobe University and Osaka University)
S.-Y. Kuroda (University of California, San Diego)
Yukinori Takubo (Kyusyu University)
Hee-Don Ahn (Kon Kuk University) 
William O'Grady (University of Hawaii)
James Yoon (Seoul National University, University of Illinois)

There is a limited number of open slots available and we invite the
submission of abstracts. Each presentation will be 40 minutes, followed by
15 minutes of discussion. It is planned that the proceedings of the Workshop
will be published.

Please send to the Organizing Committee no later than June 1, 1998 one copy
of your abstract with your name and affliliation, plus five anonymous
copies. Abstracts should be limited to two pages with the font size not
smaller than 11. We cannot accept abstracts sent by email or fax. The
presenters at the workshop will be partially subsidized for travel and

All submissions should be sent to: 

USC Workshop Organizing Committee
Department of East Asian Languages and Cultures
University of Southern California
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0357

For further inquiries, please write to:,,

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Message 2: SEMCOM:WebNet Journal: Announcement & Call for Participation

Date: Sat, 16 May 1998 21:46:32 -0700 (PDT)
From: alan harris <>
Subject: SEMCOM:WebNet Journal: Announcement & Call for Participation

 WebNet Journal:
Internet Technologies, Issues, Business & Education

 ** **

>> 1st Announcement & Call for Articles & Reviewers <<

The WebNet Journal is a new quarterly print magazine focusing on WWW,
Internet, and Intranet-based technologies, applications, research, and issues.
Published by AACE, the organizer of the successful and respected
WebNet Conference series (, the premiere
issue will be available November 1998.

The WebNet Journal is designed to be an innovative international
collaboration between and forum for the top academic and corporate
laboratory researchers, developers, business people, and users.

The Journal is seeking contributors as authors, columnists, book reviewers,
Editorial Review Board members, and associate editors.

Major article topics include:
- ------------------------------------
- Educational Applications
- Commercial, Business, Professional, and Community Applications
- General Web Tools and Facilities
- Societal Issues, Including Legal, Standards, and International Issues
- Ergonomic, Interface, and Cognitive Issues
- Electronic Publishing and Digital Libraries
- Personal Applications and Environments
- Web Technical Facilities

(For a list of subtopics, see

All feature articles are carefully peer-reviewed and selected by a
respected international editorial review board based on merit and perceived
value of the content for readers. Columnists offer how-to articles and
expert commentary on the latest developments. The Corporate Development
department showcases the latest products and discusses new developments.

The abbreviated online version of the WebNet Journal will offer timely
publication of article abstracts, columns, and related news.

 > LINKS <
WebNet Journal Main Page --

Scope --
Call for Authors & Reviewers --
Author guidelines --
Article Submission form --
How to Subscribe --

If you are interested in contributing as an author, article or book
reviewer, columnist, or associate editor, please return the form at

or contact:

 WebNet Journal/AACE
 P.O. Box 2966
 Charlottesville, VA 22902 USA
 E-mail:; 804-973-3987; Fax: 804-978-7449
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