符号学高级研修论坛通知

Workshop

“国际符号学协会—南京师范大学”

符号学高级研修论坛

中文简要通知

        现代符号学的东西方互动已过数十载,成果日渐斐然,进一步的交流与融合势在必行。值此发展契机,为推动更广泛、更深层的东西方符号学对话,展示当代国内外名家风采,促进“高、精、尖、通”的学术研究与实践应用,国际符号学协会(IASS-AIS)与南京师范大学(NNU)联合推出新的年度性国际符号学活动:

“国际符号学协会—南京师范大学”

符号学高级研修论坛

        研修论坛特色鲜明:既围绕真正意义上的综合性符号学议题,也包含向国内外符号学名家致敬的代表性学术活动。符号世界,无问西东。作为国际符号学协会和南京师范大学的新旗舰活动,研修论坛面向全世界所有对人类符号系统感兴趣的学者。我们欢迎您作为中国符号学研究事业的一员前来交流!

        首届研修论坛将于2018年6月29日至7月2日在南京师范大学随园校区举行,主题为“Theory-Practice Integration in Semiotics in the Ever-changing World”,聚焦符号学理论/理念在当代多变的社会文化实践中所能产生的真正指导作用。本届研修论坛包含但不限于以下跨学科的符号学议题:

  • 语言与文学符号
  • 社会文化符号学
  • 生物符号学
  • 传媒的符号学研究
  • 符号的传播与认知
  • 哲学与符号的神经科学研究

        本届研修论坛的主旨发言人均为国内外符号学研究相关领域的顶尖专家,会务语言为英语和汉语。除符号学主讲栏目之外,研修论坛也邀请到了国内外相关学术名刊的主编,与前来参加论坛的学者们分享学术写作与发表的经验、心得和技巧。

        本届研修论坛开设了专门的分组论文研讨,有意参与的学者,请您将国际符号学高级研修论坛回执填好,并提交到本届研修论坛的中方组委会邮箱asw2018@163.com,截止日期为2018年3月5日。回执包含以下重要信息(所有摘要信息必须是英文):

  •  作者/发言者姓名
  • 署名单位及作者/发言者学术身份
  • 电子邮箱地址
  • 发言论文题目
  • 摘要内容(150词以内)
  • 关键词(最多5个)

        研修论坛将为全程圆满参会的学者颁发国际符号学协会的官方认证资格证书。所有前来参加研修论坛的学者将成为国际符号学协会的正规注册会员,论坛结束后会员身份正式生效。除国际符号学协会章程规定的待遇之外,会员还将享受以后年度符号学高级研修论坛的注册费折扣。为保证高质量的学术交流,本届研修论坛设有参加人数限制,最多80人。有意前来交流的学者,请您尽早通过邮件等有效沟通渠道提交回执报名。

        “‘国际符号学协会—南京师范大学’符号学高级研修论坛是团结统一亚洲符号学、并向西方符号学者点亮航灯的绝佳契机!”

——国际符号学协会会长Paul Cobley

        希望这份特别的中文邀请,能够让我们相聚在幽美的南京师范大学,聆听、参与东西方符号研究的高端对话。期待中国符号学研究者们共襄盛举,立地创新,引领潮流,为西方符号学燃亮一座东方的灯塔。

研修论坛详细英文通知和定期信息更新可见于https://fuhaoxidong.wordpress.com

        如有相关咨询,可致信组委会邮箱asw2018@163.com

国际符号学协会

南京师范大学外国语学院

201821

 

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“IASS-AIS—NNU Advanced Semiotics Workshop” Opens Shop

WorkshopTo celebrate decades of international exchange, cooperation and coordination between Eastern and Western semiotics, the School of Foreign Languages & Cultures of Nanjing Normal University proudly presents an exciting annual program to our fellow semioticians around the world. Entitled “IASS-AIS—NNU Advanced Semiotics Workshop”, the program is under the auspices of the International Association for Semiotic Studies and features both genuinely and comprehensively semiotic topics as well as representative events in honor of world famous scholars in semiotics.

The 1st IASS-AIS—NNU Advanced Semiotics Workshop will be held on Suiyuan Campus of Nanjing Normal University from June 29 to July 2, 2018. This debut will be centered on the theme of “Theory-Practice Integration in Semiotics in the Ever-changing World”, covering various key topics of semiotics as a cross-disciplinary methodology that include but are not limited to

  • signs in language and literature,
  • social and cultural semiotics,
  • biosemiotics,
  • semiotics of media,
  • communication and cognition,
  • and philosophy and neurosciences of signs.

Guest speakers who will be presenting keynote speeches at the workshop this year are foremost scholars in semiotic and related fields. There will also be sessions dedicated to instruction in academic writing and publishing given by invited editors of esteemed journals.

Participants who wish to present individual papers should submit their abstracts to asw2018@163.com. All abstracts must be submitted in English. The deadline for submissions is March 5, 2018. Please include the following information in your submission:

1      Author’s name

2      Institutional affiliation and academic status

3      Email address

4      Title of abstract

5      A maximum of 150-word abstract

6      Keywords (maximum of five words in English)

IASS-AIS Membership and Workshop Registration Fees:

For convenience, we only accept on-site registration, which will be open as of June 29 at the workshop venue.

Please note that membership of the IASS is obligatory for participating in IASS-AIS World Congresses and IASS-AIS—NNU Advanced Semiotics Workshops. In addition to keeping up to date with semiotics globally and receiving communications from the President and the IASS in general, membership also offers the following specific benefits:

Membership Fees:

▪       IASS-AIS Membership (Regular) – 25 euros or 45 euros

‘Standard’ membership @ 25 euros per person = individual membership + 5 de Gruyter tokens (i.e. 150 euros in monetary value)

‘Gold’ membership @ 45 euros per person = standard individual membership + 15 de Gruyter tokens (i.e.  450 euros in monetary value)

▪       IASS-AIS Membership (Student) – 10 euros

Students are eligible for IASS-AIS Group membership @ 10 euros per person = a reduced price individual membership + 5 de Gruyter tokens

Workshop Registration Fees:

▪       Workshop Registration (Regular) – 320 euros or 2500 yuan

▪       Workshop Registration (Student) – 260 euros or 2000 yuan

For IASS-AIS members there is a reduction of 40% in the registration fee. Newly registered members at the 2018 Workshop will be eligible for registration fee reductions in future workshops. Although both RMB and euros will be acceptable, we encourage our participants to pay their membership and registration fees in euros. Payment in RMB will be subject to the currency exchange rate at the moment of registration.

Endorsed by IASS-AIS, this new flagship initiative will represent a superb opportunity to unite Asian semiotics and to shine a beacon for both Eastern and Western semioticians. We are extending warm invitations to our fellow semioticians both at home and abroad. Participants will have full access to all the talks, panels and group discussions during the workshop. At the conclusion of the workshop, each qualified full-time participant will receive an official certificate of IASS-AIS Advanced Semiotics Workshop. In order to ensure high-quality training, the workshop this year has set a limit on the number of participants and we encourage early sign-up via email.

Travel options and lodging recommendations will be provided by mid May, both via email and on the website.

We look forward to meeting you in Nanjing in June. May we all enjoy a fruitful new year of semiotics in 2018!

 

2018 Workshop Organizing Committee

Zhijun YAN. Co-chair. NNU, Nanjing

Paul COBLEY. Co-chair. Middlesex University, London

Jie ZHANG. NNU, Nanjing

Bin XIN. NNU, Nanjing

Kristian BANKOV. New Bulgarian University, Sofia

Chuanbin NI. NNU, Nanjing

Yongxiang WANG. NNU, Nanjing

Yidong WU. NNU, Nanjing

Lei XIAO. NNU, Nanjing

Youyi ZHU. NNU, Nanjing

Hongbing YU. NNU, Nanjing

Secretary of Organizing Committee

Hongbing YU. NNU, Nanjing