Organizing Committee 會議籌委會

The 27th International Conference on Yue Dialects was made possible through the support of the faculty, staff, and graduate students in the Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures (DEALL) at The Ohio State University and beyond.

Organizing Committee:

Faculty Co-Chairs (DEALL):
Professor Marjorie K.M Chan 陳潔雯
Professor Mineharu (“JJ”) Nakayama 中山峰治
Professor Zhiguo Xie 解志國

Graduate Student Co-Chairs (OSU):
Paul Cockrum 柯博恩 (DEALL)
Ka Fai Gary Law 羅嘉煇 (DEALL)
Caroline Norfleet 甯慧勤 (DEALL)
Junyu Ruan 阮君宇 (Linguistics)
Ke Wang 王可 (DEALL)
Jinwei Ye 葉錦威 (DEALL)
Wei William Zhou 周偉 (DEALL)

Committee Members (OSU & Beyond):
Yuyang Han 韓玉陽 (DEALL)
Kaiyu Zhang 張凱昱 (DEALL)
Skylor Gomes 郭天樂 (OSU Alumnus)
Yawei Li 李亞偉 (OSU Alumna)
Jing Yan 颜静 (OSU Alumna)
Xuan Ye 葉璇 (OSU Alumna)
Qianqian Zhang 張芊芊 (OSU Alumna)
Xuehan Zhao 趙雪含 (OSU visiting scholar; Linguistics, Tohoku University 東北大学)
Mei-ying Ki 祁美瑩 (Linguistics, City University of New York)
Suet Ying Lam 林雪瑩 (Linguistics, University of Massachusetts Amherst)
Ka-fai Yip 葉家煇 (Linguistics, Yale University)

OSU Conference Sponsors:

  • Department of East Asian Languages and Literatures (DEALL)
  • Graduate Students of East Asian Languages and Literatures (GREALL)
  • Association for the Advancement of the Pedagogy of East Asian Languages (AAPEAL)
  • GACL LogoGraduate Association of Chinese Linguistics (GACL)
  • East Asian Studies Center (EASC)
  • Institute for Chinese Studies (ICS)
  • Buckeye Language Network (BLN)
  • Department of Linguistics

This event is in part supported by a U.S. Department of Education Title VI grant to The Ohio State University East Asian Studies Center.

Donations: Please consider supporting one, or both, funds. Thanks!

  • Cantonese Gamluhk (“Golden Buck”) Fund (Fund Number: 316950):
    – This fund’s highest priority is to support the teaching of conversational Cantonese at OSU. (Other Cantonese programming activities on the OSU campus will be supported when there is sufficient funds to make it a permanent, endowment fund.)
  • James H-Y. Tai Buckeye East Asian Linguistics Fund (Fund Number: 647101):
    – This endowment fund supports East Asian Linguistics events and activities at OSU.