Sinologists in Bydgoszcz

Tentative Conference Program

Location: Main Library of UKW (Karola Szymanowskiego 3, 85-074 Bydgoszcz, Poland)

Day 1: October 9, 2020 (Friday)

08:30-09:30

Registration

09:30-10:00

Opening Remarks

10:00-11:00

Plenary Session 1:

Invited Talk by Prof. Chinfa Lien (National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan)

Topic: Interrogative Adverbs of Degree in Taiwanese Southern Min

11:00-11:30

Coffee Break

11:30-13:30

Session 1

13:30-14:30

Lunch

14:30-15:30

Plenary Session 2:

Invited Talk by Dr. Ting-Ting Christina Hsu (Chung Yuan Christian University, Taiwan)

Topic: Exploring the Ways New Words Are Formed in Oral and Written Texts

15:30-17:00

Session 2

17:00-18:00

Plenary Session 3:

Invited Talk by Dr. I-Chun Chen (National Kaohsiung University of Hospitality and Tourism, Taiwan)

Topic: Object Fronting in Mandarin Chinese: An Observation on Students Learning Chinese as a Second Language

19:00-22:00

Gala Dinner in Bistro Restauracja Katarynka (ul. Niedźwiedzia 3, 85-103 Bydgoszcz, Poland)

 

Day 2: October 10, 2020 (Saturday)

09:00-11:00

Session 3

11:00-12:00

Plenary Session 4:

Invited Talk by Dr. Chiarung Lu (National Taiwan University, Taiwan)

Topic: Linguistic Meme and Form of Address in Taiwan Mandarin

12:00-12:30

Coffee Break

12:30-13:30

Plenary Session 5:

Invited Talk by Dr. Grace Chen-Hsiu Kuo (National Taiwan University, Taiwan)

Topic: Perception of Prosodic Prominence and Boundaries by Nonnative Speakers

13:30-14:30

Lunch

14:30-15:30

Session 4

15:30-16:30

Plenary Session 6:

Invited Talk by Dr. Chingya Chao (Wenzao Ursuline University of Languages, Taiwan)

Topic: Chinese Word Sketches and Near-Synonyms

16:30-16:45

Closing Remarks

18:00-20:00

Walking Tour Guided by UKW Students