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The 21st Chinese Lexical Semantics Workshop (CLSW2020)
The 21st Chinese Lexical Semantics Workshop (CLSW2020) The 21st Chinese Lexical Semantics Workshop (CLSW2020)

Important Dates

Paper submission deadline:
February 16, 2020
(Paper submission templates)

Notification of acceptance:
March 25, 2020

Final paper submission deadline:
April 25, 2020

Dates of conference:
May 28-30, 2020

CLSW2020 Online Realtime Free-of-Charge ZOOM Conference

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The 21st Chinese Lexical Semantics Workshop

Chinese Lexical Semantics Workshop (CLSW) is one of the most important international conferences on Chinese Lexical Semantics and related fields, starting from the turn of the century in year 2000, under the auspices of the Academic Advisory Committee of CLSW conference. This workshop series is dedicated to various approaches to lexical semantic research with the goal to integrate linguistics, corpus linguistics, cognitive linguistics, psycholinguistics, and computational linguistics. It has been held in different Asia Pacific cities, including Hong Kong, Beijing, Taipei, Singapore, Xiamen, Hsin Chu, Yantai, Suzhou, Wuhan, Zhengzhou, Leshan, Macao and Chiayi, etc. CLSW has become one of the most influential and internationally known platforms for cross-disciplinary research exchange, dialogue, and collaboration. Over the past 20 years, it has been attended by an average of 250 participants with a diverse range of scholars from HK, China, Taiwan, Singapore, US, UK and EU.

Post-conference proceedings of CLSW2020 available for download till 25 August 2021

The 21st Chinese Lexical Semantics Workshop (CLSW2020) will be held on May 28-30 2020, in City University of Hong Kong, organized by the Department of Linguistics and Translation at City University of Hong Kong, and co-organized by Department of Linguistics and Modern Language at Chinese University of Hong Kong and Hong Kong Academy of the Humanities. Scholars all over the world are cordially invited to submit a paper to CLSW2020 at CityU of HK!

CLSW2020 Conference Theme

Lexical Semantics, Artificial Intelligence, and Cognitive Science

CLSW2020 features in SIX world-renowned keynote speakers on the thematic topics and FOUR special pre-conference parallel sessions to facilitate scholarly exchanges.

Special Panel Sessions

  1. Lexical Semantics and Chinese Linguistics
  2. Computational Lexical Semantics
  3. Formal Approaches to Lexical Semantics
  4. Chinese Language Acquisition, Teaching, and Testing

Keynote Speakers

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