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The 16th Workshop on Cantonese (WOC-16)
Everything You Want to Know about Cantonese
April 9, 2016

Call for papers
First Announcement

We are pleased to announce that the Sixteenth Workshop on Cantonese (WOC-16) will be jointly organized by the Linguistic Society of Hong Kong, the Center for Chinese Linguistics at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, and the T.T.Ng Chinese Language Research Centre of the Institute of Chinese Studies at The Chinese University of Hong Kong. WOC-16 will be held at the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology on Saturday, April 9, 2016. The theme of this workshop is "Everything You Want to Know about Cantonese".

Abstracts are invited for 20-minute talks with at least 10 minutes for discussion. Language used at the Workshop can be Cantonese, English or Mandarin. Abstracts may be written in Chinese or English and should be limited to one A4 page with the name(s) of author(s), affiliation and e-mail address(es). Abstracts in DOC format should be sent

Please note the following important dates:
Deadline for submissions: March 14, 2016
Notification of acceptance: March 24, 2016 (via e-mail)

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