About the ELSJ Spring Forum

The ELSJ holds the International Spring Forum every spring.

Those who wish to submit abstracts for oral presentations, poster presentations and proposals for workshops, please see this page for the following information:

For the upcoming and the past Forums, please see this page.

The English Linguistic Society of Japan 14th International Spring Forum

Note that the ELSJ 14th International Spring Forum will be held online due to the (re-)expansion of COVID- 19. Please keep yourself updated  via our website:

  • Dates: Saturday May 8―Sunday May 9, 2021
  • Location: Online (via Zoom), Japan
  • Organizing Committee: Masako Maeda (Chair)
  • Contact:
  • Registration Fee: Free

Program: Updated on May 8, 2021

Participation/Presentation Guide: Updated on April 9, 2021

Zoom Information: Updated on May 4, 2021

Presentation Materials: Updated on May 4, 2021

Registration Form for Non-members (also for members not having English Linguistics 36-2): Updated on April 23, 2021


Feedback Survey Form: Updated on May 7, 2021


Guest Lecturers:

Kubota, Yusuke(National Institute for Japanese Language and Linguistics)

Nishida, Koichi(Yamaguchi Prefectural University)

Nishimura, Yoshiki(The University of Tokyo)

Abstracts: (Alphabetical order by last name of the authors)

Flier: Click here to download

The Publishers as Sustaining Members for SF14: Click here to download