5 results for month: 08/2017


Instructed Second Language Acquisition (ISLA) – Inaugural Issue

The inaugural issue of the journal Instructed Second Language Acquisition has been published online. Here is the link to the journal's homepage: https://journals.equinoxpub.com/index.php/ISLA/index

New Languages, Society & Policy Journal

We would like to draw your attention to the new online and open-access Languages, Society and Policy Journal, which aims to connect research in languages and linguistics with policy through publishing the latest academic peer-reviewed research in jargon-free, short and accessible papers. Edited by a multidisciplinary team, LSP is a unique online resource for policy-makers, journalists and stakeholders in education, health and business. The journal is part of MEITS, a flagship AHRC-funded project aiming to revitalise Modern Languages and shape UK language policy by showing how multilingualism can empower individuals and transform societies. We ...

Applied Linguistics Conferences and Calls for Proposals (PLL3: Japan)

The third international Psychology of Language Learning conference (PLL3) will be held at Waseda University, Tokyo, June 7-10, 2018. The theme of the conference is “Stretching Boundaries” and the aim is to bring together people from all over the world to share their interest in the role of psychology in the learning and teaching of languages. Plenary speakers are Mimi Bong, Zoltán Dörnyei, Lourdes Ortega, Richard Ryan, and Ema Ushioda — all internationally respected pioneers in their fields, bringing not only cutting-edge scholarship to the conference but also a diverse range of perspectives.    Proposals are invited for papers, ...

Call for Papers: 2nd International Conference: Literacy and Contemporary Society: Spaces, Discourses, Practices, 28-29 November 2017 “Filoxenia” Conference Centre, Nicosia, Cyprus

2nd International Conference: Literacy and Contemporary Society: Spaces, Discourses, Practices 28-29 November 2017 “Filoxenia” Conference Centre, Nicosia, Cyprus The Cyprus Pedagogical Institute, Ministry of Education and Culture, Cyprus, in collaboration with the University of Cyprus, announce the 2nd International Scientific Conference on “Literacy and Contemporary Society”, titled: Spaces, Discourses, Practices The Conference will be held on 28-29 November 2017, at the “Filoxenia” Conference Center in Nicosia. The Conference aspires to constitute a dynamic forum for the exchange of theoretical perspectives, research ...

Storying Change: Narratives of Today and Tomorrow

The School of Arts & Social Sciences, Singapore University of Social Sciences, warmly invites you to its biennial Language in Singapore forum, Storying Change: Narratives of Today and Tomorrow, which will be held on Saturday, 26 August 2017, from 2:00pm to 5:15pm (registration from 1:00 pm; guests to be seated by 1:45 pm). This forum will bring together speakers from various fields to explore stories about change at the national, societal and individual levels. The theme of change aims to capture narratives of shifting landscapes in the languages, identities and cultures of Singapore brought on by factors such as the rise of globalization, increase ...