The 17th Annual Conference of Pragmatics Society of Japan

Pragmatic Society of Japan will hold its 17th Anniversary Conference on November 29 and 30, 2014, at Kyoto Notre Dome University, Kyoto.

  • Data: Nov. 29th and 30th, 2014
  • Venue: Kyoto Notre University (LinkIconAccess)

The 17th Annual Conference of Pragmatics Society of Japan: Program & Abstract

LinkIconProgram PDF (In English & Japanwse) Nov. 22, 2014 update.
LinkIconAbstract PDF (in Japanese) Nov. 22, 2014 update.

Plenary Lecture:

  • Date: November 29 (Sat) 16:15 - 17:45
  • Speaker: Prof. Michael PERKINS (University of Sheffield)
  • Title: “Explaining Pragmatic Impairment: Finding the Best Fit between Pragmatic Theory and Clinical Data”
  • Chair: KUBO, Susumu (Matsuyama University)

Symposium:

  • Date: November 30 (Sun) 13:30 - 16:00
  • Symposium Topic: “What kind of contribution linguistic pragmatics can do to the studies of interaction in clinical and medical fields?”
  • Chair: KUBO, Susumu (Matsuyama University)
  • Speakers: UEDA, Teruko (Aomori Public University)
  • OOI, Manabu (Kanazawa University)
  • KATO, Sumi (Aomori Chuo Gakuin University)
  • Commentators: HAYASHI, Reiko (Konan Women’s University)
  • MATSUI, Tomoko (Tokyo Gakugei University)
  • PERKINS, Michael (University of Sheffield)

Conference Schedule (Summary)

  • Nov. 29 (Sat)
  • 09:30 - Registration
  • 10:00 - Workshops, Tutorial
  • 13:00 - Opening Ceremony, General Meeting
  • 13:30 - Lecture Sessions 1
  • 16:15 - Plenary Lecture
  • 18:00 - Banquet (Reception)
  • Nov. 30 (Sun)
  • 09:00 - Registration
  • 09:30 - Lecture Sessions 2
  • 11:25 - Poster Sessions
  • 13:30 - Symposium
  • 16:00 - Closing Ceremony

Call for papers (The Pragmatics Society of Japan)

[Call for Presentation]

  • 1. About presentation
    • Presentation Type: Lecture presentation: Lecture 25 min. + QA 10 min.
    • Poster presentation: 1 h 40 m.
    • Workshop: 1 h 40 m. (Organization only).
  • 2. Language: Japanese or English
  • 3. Submission of Abstract:
    • The conference office only accepts submissions from members of the Society. The first author should be a member in the case of a group presentation. For membership, please contact the business office, secretary -at- pragmatics.gr.jp.
    • Abstracts for paper presentation are invited on any aspects of pragmatic analysis from a variety of fields, including historical pragmatics, cognitive pragmatics, interface of pragmatics and other disciplines, interlanguage pragmatics, social pragmatics, comparative or contrastive pragmatics studies.
    • All abstracts (which must be in English) must be submitted electronically at online submission page, as the files in MS Word format (*.doc, or *docx) and if possible in PDF format (*.pdf).
    • The length of an abstract should be approximately 500 words, not including references, figures, tables, and/or graphs.
      • Lecture presentation
      • Poster presentation
      • Workshop
    • The attachment file which includes the author(s) information must be submitted, too. The author(s) information file should contain the following: 1. Name, 2. Affiliation, 3. email address.
  • 4. The deadline for submitting abstracts: 31st July, 2014
  • 5. Online submission : Please access the sign-in site.
  • 6.Contact person: E-mail: presentation -at- pragmatics.gr.jp (Masashi Okamoto)