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We look forward to welcoming you to the (first) Asia Pacific Corpus Linguistics Conference, which will be held at the University of Auckland from February 15th to 19th, 2012.
The aim of this international conference conference is to bring together academics from around the world, and from the Asia Pacific area in particular, in order to report on the varied developments in the use of corpora in linguistics, language learning, and translation studies. Some countries have a number of well-developed projects related to the theoretical and applied aspects of corpus analysis; other countries are just starting to develop corpus resources. Through this conference, we will provide a forum for the exchange of ideas and expertise and lay the foundations for future developments in the application of corpus resources in Asia and the Pacific. In addition, we hope the meeting will lead to the establishment of a circulating biennial conference.
Confirmed Keynote Speakers
Averil COXHEAD, University of Victoria, Wellington
Yukio TONO, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies
The themes for the conference are:
* corpora and language learning
* translation corpora
* corpora and the web
* corpora and discourse analysis
* learner corpora
* usage-based linguistics
* theoretical issues in corpus analysis
Michael BARLOW, University of Auckland
Helen BASTURKMEN, University of Auckland
Carmen SCHWAGER, DALSL Administration
Yukio TONO, Tokyo University of Foreign Studies
Monika BEDNAREK, University of Sydney
Budsaba KANOKSILAPATHAM, Silpakorn University
Howard CHEN, National Taiwan Normal University
Winnie CHENG, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hong Thu DAO, Vietnam National University
Danilo DAYAG, De La Salle University, Manila
Lynne FLOWERDEW, Hong Kong University of Science and Technology
Paul GERAGHTY, University of the South Pacific
Michael HAUGH, Griffith University
Anping HE, Guangzhou Nornal University
San San HNIN TUN, INALCO
Huaqing HONG, Nanyang Technological University
Hitoshi ISAHARA, Toyohashi University of Technology
CK JUNG, Seoul National University
Ummul KHAIR AHMAD, Universiti Teknologi Malaysia
Mohammad Abid KHAN, University of Peshawar
Deny Arnos KWARY, Aarhus University
Dushyanthi MENDIS, University of Columbo
Ute ROEMER, University of Michigan
Niladri SEKHAR DASH, Indian Statistical Institute
Jiajin XU, Beijing Foreign Studies University
Yogendra YADAVA, Nepal Language Technology Kendra
The email address for the conference is: firstname.lastname@example.org.
The (first) Asia Pacific Corpus Linguistics Conference will be held at the University of Auckland from February 15th to 19th, 2012.
We invite submissions in the form of a 300 word abstract on all aspects of corpus use.
Submissions can be for
* a 15-minute paper (plus discussion)
* a poster
* a 3-hour or 6-hour workshop
Deadline for submissions is June 1st, 2011. Abstracts will be rated by members of the Advisory Committee
The language of the conference is English.
Abstracts can be submitted (and modified) at linguistlist.org/confcustom/apclc2012
Registration will be open in June
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