International Conference on Chinese Language Instruction

2019 International Conference on Chinese Language Instruction

Dear Friends and Colleagues, 

We are pleased to announce that the 2021 International Conference on Chinese Language Instruction, sponsored by the East Asian Studies Program and Princeton in Beijing, will be held on Friday and Saturday, April 23-24, 2021. The Conference program can be found here. Due to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and its impacts on health and travel, the Conference will be held virtually via Zoom.

IMPORTANT: All are welcome to attend but must RSVP by April 20, 2021. To RSVP, please visit: The Zoom meeting invite will be circulated later to all guests who RSVP. If you are unable to access the RSVP Survey, please email

Formal Publication Announcement: Beginning with the 2021 International Conference on Chinese Language Instruction, proposals selected for conference presentation will have the opportunity to be included in a formal publication. Note: Presenting in the conference does not automatically guarantee your paper for inclusion in the formal publication. A review committee will deliberate on the entries received and make final determinations on which works will be included in the formal publication. Interested conference presenters must submit complete, fully formatted papers by the May 30, 2021 deadline.

You will receive updates and notifications regarding the conference via email. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact us at


Chih-ping Chou
Professor, East Asian Studies
Director, Chinese Language Program