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

2020 CHINOPERL Conference -- CANCELLED

Date:     Thursday, 19 March 2020
Time:     8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Venue:   Sheraton Boston Hotel
              39 Dalton Street
              Boston, Massachusetts 02199
              Tel: 617.236.2000 or 888.624.7050

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

Program:  PDF icon 2020 CHINOPERL Conference Program        --    cancelled

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 2020 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: Our 2020 CHINOPERL conference will be held on March 19 (Thursday), 2020 at the Sheraton Boston Hotel in Boston, 39 Dalton Street Boston, MA 02199, USA, in conjunction with the AAS Annual Meeting (

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 25, 2019 (before Thanksgiving) - CLOSED

中国口传文学暨演唱文艺研究会2020年国际学术研讨会将于2020年3月19日星期四召开(与本会同步的亚洲学会年会于3月19日至22日召开)。会议地点是在美国波士顿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 Boston Hotel in Boston, 39 Dalton Street Boston, MA 02199, USA (


CHINOPERL Papers cover image.

2020 CHINOPERL International Conference:

Thursday, March 19, 2020 (All day)
Boston, MA 02199
Annual conference and general issues
Contact: Professor Wenwei Du, President.
Check out our programs from some past conferences.