Emerged in thelate 1970s, cognitive linguistic has become the mainstream school inlinguistics after a rapid development in the 1980s and 1990s. Motivated by internationalresearches, domestic cognitive linguistics research is now booming with anincreasing number of reviews and special projects published by scholars andresearch institutes of the perspectives from theory to practice. Meanwhile, theresearch scope extends beyond linguistics to literature, translation andteaching, forming a systematic and diversified trend of cognitive research athome.
To promotecognitive linguistics, encourage interdisciplinary researches on cognitivelinguistics and literature, translation and teaching and inspire academiccreativity, School of Foreign Languages of SichuanNormal University is to hold the First International Conference on CognitiveResearches on Language and Literature in Chengdu. The Conferencewill start on Oct 17th 2014 and close on Oct 19th 2014, aimingto popularize of cognitive linguistics, inspire scholars of different fieldsand motivate the domestic development of cognitive researches.
Theme of the Forum: Cognitive Researches on Language and Literature: Theory and Practice
Cognitive Linguistic Research(including Construction GrammarStudy);
Cognitive Poetics and Cognitive Rhetoric;
Cognitive Linguistics in the Theory and Practice of Translation;
Cognitive Research on Language Teaching & Learning;
Cognitive Linguistics and New Interdisciplinary Subjects.
Keynote speeches are to be given by distinguished scholars from home andabroad.
Conference Date: Oct 17-19, 2014
Registration Place: Sichuan Normal University
1# Zouma Avenue, JinjiangDistrict, Chengdu
Conference Fee: 800 RMB
Fu, Qing (School of Foreign Languages, Sichuan Normal University)
Zhang, Jing (School of Foreign Languages, Sichuan Normal University)
The Conferenceinvites scholars from universities or institutes in related fields. Please sendRegistration Form and relevant paper abstracts to our email-box: firstname.lastname@example.org by October 10th,2014. The formal inviting letter is to issue then by the forum secretariat.
For more informationabout the Forum, please visit the website of our school:
School of Foreign Languages, Sichuan Normal University