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The 22nd Symposium on Functional Linguistics and Discourse Analysis (updated)

Date: Sep-08, 2017 Fri


The 22nd Symposium on Functional Linguistics and Discourse Analysis:

 Alternative Architectures for Systemic Functional Linguistics: The Cardiff Approach 



Time: November 3-5, 2017; 

Venue: South China Agricultural University; 

Speakers: Prof. Robin Fawcett (Cardiff University, UK)

               Prof. Lise Fontaine (Cardiff University, UK)
               Prof. Hiroshi Funamoto (Hokuriku University, Japan)
               Prof. He Wei (Beijing Foreign Studies University, China)
               Prof. Huang Guowen (South China Agricultural University, China)
               Prof. Edward Mcdonald (Sydney University, Australia)
               Prof. Michael James O'Donnell (Universidad Autonoma de Madrid, Spain)
               Prof. Gordon Tucker (Cardiff University, UK)
               Prof. Jonathan Webster(City University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China)

               Prof. Zhang Delu (Tongji University, China) 

               Prof. Derek Irwin (University of Nottingham, UK)



Programme

 

Nov. 3                         Zhu Yuan Hotel, SCAU

Activity

8:30-20:00                  Registration

                                 

Morning, Nov. 4            Administrative Building

Activity

7:30-8:25                    Registration (Ground Floor)

8:30-9:10                    Opening Ceremony (Third Floor)

9:10-9:40                    Group photo + Tea break

9:40-11:10                  Keynote lecture: Robin Fawcett

11:10-11:50                Plenary lecture 1: Jonathan Webster

                                  

Afternoon, Nov. 4         Administrative Building

Activity

14:00-14:40                Plenary lecture 2: Zhang Delu

14:40-15:20                Plenary lecture 3: Ed McDonald

15:20-16:00                Plenary lecture 4: Mick O'Donnell

16:00-16:10                Tea break

16:10-16:50                Plenary lecture 5: Hiroshi Funamoto

16:50-17:30                Plenary lecture 6: Derek Irwin

17:30-18:10                Plenary lecture 7: Lise Fontaine

                                  

Morning, Nov. 5            Administrative Building

Activity

8:00-12:00                  Parallel Session 1 (Grand Lecture Hall of the 3rd floor)

8:00-12:00                  Parallel Session 2 (Middle Meeting Room of the 3rd floor)

8:00-12:00                  Parallel Session 3 (East Meeting Room of the 3rd floor)

8:00-12:00                  Parallel Session 4 (West Meeting Room of the 3rd floor)

8:00-12:00                  Parallel Session 5 (Middle Meeting Room of the 2nd floor)

8:00-12:00                  Parallel Session 6 (Middle Meeting Room of the 4th floor)

8:00-12:00                  Parallel Session 7 (Middle Meeting Room of the 5th floor)

8:00-12:00                  Parallel Session 8 (Middle Meeting Room of the 6th floor)

                                                        

Afternoon, Nov. 5        Hong Man Tang

Activity

14:00-14:40                Plenary lecture 8: He Wei

14:40-15:00                Plenary lecture 9: Huang Guowen

15:00-15:40                Plenary lecture 10: Gordon Tucker

15:40-16:00                Tea break

16:00-17:20                Interview with Robin Fawcett

17:20-17:40                Closing Ceremony



Notes:

1. An interview will be arranged with Prof. Robin Fawcett, who is the initiator of the International Systemic Functional Linguistics Association and the founder of Cardiff Grammar.

2. The symposium covers key-note speeches and parallel sessions. Abstracts on linguistics, functional linguistics, ecolinguistics, applied linguisitcs, translation studies, language teaching etc. are welcome. Please send your abstract (around 400 words) to ecoling@126.com before October 22. Teachers and students who will not present papers are also welcome.



Contact: Mr. Li Feiwu, Secretary of the Center for Ecolinguistics of SFS of SCAU, at +86 138 2609 1865

             Prof. Chen Yang, Deputy Dean of SFS of SCAU, at +86 136 3212 0124

             ecoling@126.com

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