Call for Papers: AILC-8

The Department of Foreign Languages and Literature at the University of Verona, Italy, invites both members and non-members of the Italian Association of Chinese Linguistics (AILC) to participate in the 8th edition of the Study Days on Chinese Linguistics, taking place onsite in Verona from June 19th to June 21st, 2024.

We are pleased to announce Dr. Vittorio Tantucci, Senior Lecturer at Lancaster University, UK, as the keynote speaker.

Similar to past editions held in Venezia (2014), Milano (2015), Roma (2016), Napoli (2017), Milano (2018), Bologna-Forlì (2021), and Bergamo (2022), we welcome contributions (in English) for 20-minute presentations (followed by a 10-minute discussion) covering various aspects of Chinese linguistics, including, but not limited to:

– Lexicon and semantics
– Syntax and morphology
– Historical linguistics
– History of linguistics
– Language teaching and language learning
– Lexicology and lexicography

Abstracts must be submitted exclusively via the EasyAbs conference system, using the following link:

Organising committee:
Michele Mannoni (michele.mannoni[at]
Barbara Bisetto (barbara.bisetto[at]
Tan Qingqin (qingqin.tan[at]
Sara D’Attoma (dattoma[at]
Zeng Yun (yun.zeng[at]

Scientific committee:
Giorgio Francesco Arcodia (giorgio.arcodia[at]
Bianca Basciano (bianca.basciano[at]
Barbara Bisetto (barbara.bisetto[at]
Michele Mannoni (michele.mannoni[at]
Luisa Maria Paternicò (lmpaternico[at]
Chiara Romagnoli (chiara.romagnoli[at]
Carlotta Sparvoli (carlotta.sparvoli[at]
Serena Zuccheri (serena.zuccheri[at]

Contact persons:
michele.mannoni[at], barbara.bisetto[at] (For any inquiries or information, please contact both individuals).

Call for Papers: see