2014 The 15th National Conference on Linguistics @ THU

1. Organizers: Department of Foreign Languages and Literature, THU; Linguistics Society of Taiwan


2. Conference Date: May 23 ~ 24, 2014 (Friday to Saturday)


3. Venue: Language Building, Tunghai University (THU), Taichung, Taiwan


4. Theme: Theoretical/Applied Linguistics

* Conference subthemes

1) Linguistic Theory

2) Sociolinguistics

3) Cognitive Linguistics/ Psycholinguistics /Neurolinguistics

4) Visual Linguistics

5) Language Teaching


5. Who May Submit

A. The submission is mainly open to papers by graduate students and undergraduate students participating in NSC research projects.

B. Presenters who completed Master's or doctoral degree after November 2011, are also welcome.


6. Presentation

A. Papers should be presented orally either in Chinese or English for 20 minutes, 10 minutes discussion.

B. Poster presentation should be published in Chinese or English.


7. Important Dates

A. Online Abstract Submission Deadline: December 1, 2013
(Extended deadline: December 15, 2013)

1) The length of research abstract should not exceed 500 words (either in Chinese or English). Any abstracts received in excess of this limit will not be reviewed for this conference.

2) Papers submitted must be original, cannot have been published/presented or accepted in a journal or another conference proceedings. Work-in-progress paper should be completed and presented orally on the conference day.

3) This is to remind the paper contributors to check the notification of acceptance mail from the FLLD for confirmation.

B. Notification of acceptance issued: January 5, 2014
(Extended deadline: January 27, 2014)

C. Full papers due: April 20, 2014

Contact Information

A. Administrative Assistant, Miss Sherry Jan


phone:886-4-2359-0121 ext 31200

B. Conference Coordinator, Dr. Mei-hui Liu


Phone:886-4-2359-0121 ext 31217

Address: Department of Foreign Languages and Literature, No.1727, Sec.4, Taiwan Boulevard, Xitun District, Taichung 40704, Taiwan R.O.C.40704