18.281, Confs: Writing Systems/China

Fri Jan 26 15:13:05 UTC 2007

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Subject: 18.281, Confs: Writing Systems/China

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Date: 19-Jan-2007
From: Yiyi Chen < biblecn at gmail.com >
Subject: Origins of Early Writing Systems 

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Date: Fri, 26 Jan 2007 10:11:59
From: Yiyi Chen < biblecn at gmail.com >
Subject:  Origins of Early Writing Systems 

Origins of Early Writing Systems 

Date: 05-Oct-2007 - 07-Oct-2007 
Location: Beijing, China 
Contact: Yiyi Chen 
Contact Email: origins at caeno.org 
Meeting URL: http://www.caeno.org/origins/home.html 

Linguistic Field(s): Writing Systems 

Meeting Description: 

Dear Colleague,

The Institute of Ancient Near Eastern Language and Civilizations at Peking University and CAENO Foundation have the pleasure of inviting everybody interested in early writing systems to a conference in Beijing, October 5-7, 2007. 

The conference will address several areas of interest:
1)	Lexical texts
2)	Proto-Cuneiform, proto-Elamite and related schemes
3)	Comparison of cuneiform writing systems to early Chinese scripts

For further information, please go to the conference website

There you can keep up to date on events as they develop.

We look forward to seeing you in Beijing.

Organizers:  Yushu Gong and Yiyi Chen, Peking University, and Henry Zemel, CAENO Foundation

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