7 results for month: 01/2017


Call for Papers – Rio 2017 Symposium

Call for Papers | Rio 2017 Symposium | AILA Research Network on Media Linguistics Tuesday, 25 July, AILA 2017 World Congress, Rio de Janeiro Translating the news Multilingual practices in today’s glocalized new mediascape At the AILA 2017 World Congress in Rio (www.aila2017.com.br), the panel of the AILA Research Network on Media Linguistics will focus on inter- and intralingual translation in today’s glocalized new mediascape. The panel starts from the observation that the shift from relatively controlled, paper-based news production to almost-instantaneous multimedia digital communication seems to coincide with a dramatic intensif...

CALL FOR PAPERS: Instructed second language acquisition (ISLA)

The call for papers for the Second Issue of the new peer-reviewed journal Instructed Second Language Acquisition is now open. Please click here for more details.

CALL FOR PROPOSALS: 16th International Conference on Minority Languages (ICML XVI) & 34th Summer School and Conference of Applied Language Studies

The University of Jyväskylä Language Campusis pleased to organize the 16th International Conference on Minority Languages (ICML XVI) & 34th Summer School and Conference of Applied Language Studies which will be held in Jyväskylä & Närpes, Finland August 28-30, 2017. The submission of proposals is now open at https://congress.cc.jyu.fi/icml2017/cgi-bin/contact.cgi and closes on February 28, 2017. Please, submit your proposal by filling out an online form. Proposals regarding original and previously unpublished research on minority languages are invited. All proposals should fall broadly within the conference theme revaluing minority langua...

2nd Call for Papers: The Second International Conference on Situating Strategy Use: Present Issues and Future Trends

The Second International Conference on Situating Strategy Use: Present Issues and Future Trends, organized by The +MorPhoSe Laboratory of Linguistics, Department of Greek, Democritus University of Thrace, Komotini, Greece will take place from 28 to 30 September 2017. This interdisciplinary conference aims to stimulate the ongoing research and further probe into less investigated issues concerning language learning strategies within an international community of scholars. The conference will focus on the role of language learning strategies in second and foreign language learning, and keynote addresses will be delivered by: Dr. Andrew Cohen (Profe...

Call for reviewers: Vernon Press

Do you enjoy reading books in economics, social science, humanities? Join our community of book reviewers! To join you must be an expert in one of the areas we publish ( https://vernonpress.com/ ) and be prepared to review at least one book every two years: Benefits of joining * Get to read and keep carefully pre-selected works, including cutting-edge research. * Help fellow scholars develop their work into high-standard, high-impact contributions and be acknowledged for it. * Get advance notice of exciting publication opportunities, occasional competitions and prize draws. * First-time reviewers receive a small honorarium ($50) and deep ...

Job post – Professorship in French Education

The Faculty of Education, Simon Fraser University, seeks applications for a tenure-track position in French Education. The appointment will be at the rank of Assistant Professor and will begin September 1, 2017. Please click here for more details.

Call for Proposals: COMET 2017 Abstract Deadline Extended (Jan. 31, 2017)

COMET 2017 News from Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI) The deadline for proposals for COMET 2017 has been extended for two more weeks through January 31, 2017. Proposals include panels, roundtables, and individual presentations (oral or poster). Please visit the proposal webpage for more information, including a downloadable proposal guide and template. Ellen Barton, Ph.D. (Wayne State University), Rita Charon, M.D., Ph.D. (Columbia University) and Gary Kreps, Ph.D. (George Mason University) are the plenary speakers. Please visit the COMET 2017 speakers’ webpage for more information about each of them. Enrollment ...