CHINOPERL members meet once a year to read papers and exchange ideas in conjunction with the Association for Asian Studies (AAS). The CHINOPERL International Conference is a full day of events that takes place the day before the main AAS sessions begin

2019 CHINOPERL International Conference

Date:     Thursday, 21 March 2019
Time:     8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Venue:   Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel
              1550 Court Place
              Denver, Colorado 80202
              Tel: 303-893-3333

Program Coordinator:  Wenwei Du (CHINOPERL President), Vassar College

Program:  PDF icon 2019 CHINOPERL Program (updated 03.19.2019)

Registration Fee:

Registration fees, together with membership dues, can be paid on-site at the conference:

Regular member:  $45  ($25 membership fee + $20 registration fee)
Student and retiree member:  $40  ($25 membership fee + $15 registration fee)
Non-member:  $25 for registration

Note: Authors of CHINOPERL: Journal of Chinese Oral and Performing Literature and 2019 conference presenters are required to be regular members. Members receive our refereed journal, CHINOPERL: Journal of Chinese Oral and Performing Literature (formerly, Chinoperl Papers).

Call For Papers:  2019 will be our 50th year anniversary! The 2019 CHINOPERL Conference will be held on Thursday, March 21, 2019 in Denver, CO, USA (Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel, 1550 Court Place, Denver, Colorado, 80202. Tel: 303-893-3333). The conference committee welcomes submissions of papers on topics relating to Chinese oral and performing literature. Presentations at the annual meeting may be delivered in English or Chinese. Individual paper abstracts or panel proposals to be considered for presentation should be sent to Professor Wenwei Du (

           Abstract Submission Deadline:  November 20, 2018 (before Thanksgiving).

If you have constructive ideas for the celebration of our 50 year anniversary, please email Wenwei Du at , too. (He can also be contacted via WeChat.)


我们庆祝50周年的2019年学术年会将于2019年3月21日星期四召开(与本会同步的亚洲学会年会与3月21日至24日召开)。会议地点是在美国的丹佛市市中心的喜莱顿大酒店 (酒店名和地址以右边的英文为准: (Sheraton Denver Downtown Hotel, 1550 Court Place,  Denver, Colorado, 80202. Tel: 303-893-3333; ).


如果您有如何庆祝我们五十周年的建议和想法,也请发电邮至都文伟会长的信箱 (。(如果您想用微信联络,请看附件中的微信二维码。)


CHINOPERL Papers cover image.

2019 CHINOPERL International Conference:

Thursday, March 21, 2019 (All day)
Denver, CO 80202
Annual conference and general issues
Contact: Professor Wenwei Du, President.
Check out our programs from some past conferences.