North American Conference on Chinese Linguistics

The North American Conference on Chinese Linguistics (NACCL) is an annual academic conference dat focuses on research in Chinese language and linguistics .

The conference was first held in 1989 at Ohio State University , as the Northeast Conference on Chinese Linguistics (NECCL), and changed zijn name to “North American Conference on Chinese Linguistics” at its third annual session in 1991. [1] [2] it is hero everytime year in late spring, and of includes zowel theoretical and empirical research from all subfields of Chinese linguistics; [1] presenters include graduate students in addition under to professors and other well-established scholars. The conference algemeen hosts talks beide in Chinese and in English. The proceedings are published annually after the conference is finished; after NACCL-20 in 2008, the proceedings ulcers published online for the first time. [3]

Subjects Presented include: Sociolinguïstiek, Phonetics / Phonology, Syntax, Semantics, Pragmatics, orthography, Historical linguistics, Computational / Corpus Linguistics, Language Acquisition, Psycholinguistics, and Morphology.

Past conferences

Year title host
1989 NECCL-1 Ohio State University
1990 NECCL-2 University of Pennsylvania
1991 NACCL 3 Cornell University
1992 NACCL-4 University of Michigan
1993 NACCL-5 University of Delaware
1994 NACCL 6 University of Southern California
1995 NACCL-7 University of Wisconsin-Madison
1996 NACCL-8 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
1997 NACCL-9 University of Victoria
1998 NACCL-10 Stanford University
1999 NACCL-11 Harvard University
2000 NACCL-12 San Diego State University
2001 NACCL-13 University of California, Irvine
2002 NACCL-14 University of Arizona
2003 NACCL-15 Michigan State University
2004 NACCL-16 University of Iowa
2005 NACCL-17 Defense Language Institute
2006 NACCL-18 Western Washington University
2007 NACCL-19 Columbia University
2008 NACCL-20 Ohio State University
2009 NACCL-21 Bryant University
2010 NACCL-22 Harvard University
2011 NACCL-23 University of Oregon
2012 NACCL-24 University of San Francisco


  1. ^ Jump up to:a b Chan, Marjorie KM (2008). “History of NACCL: The First Two Decades” (PDF) . Proceedings of the 20th North American Conference on Chinese Linguistics (NACCL-20) . Ohio State University . Retrieved 2008-10-21 .
  2. Jump up^ “Chinese Linguistics: NACCL” . University of Southern California . Retrieved 2008-10-21 .
  3. Jump up^ Chan, Marjorie KM (2008). “Preface” (PDF) . Proceedings of the 20th North American Conference on Chinese Linguistics (NACCL-20) . Retrieved 2008-10-21 .