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-instantan...

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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 Proposals regarding original and previously unpublished research on minority languages are invited.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 ...

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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 ...

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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 ...

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Call for Papers: 10th Conference of the Spanish Association of Language Centres in Higher Education (ACLES)

We are pleased to announce that the 10th Conference of the Spanish Association of Language Centres in Higher Education (ACLES) will be hosted by the University of Vigo, Spain, on 29/06-01/07/2017. Under the title of “The role of Language Centres in the internationalization strategy of universities”, the Conference will cover the following thematic areas: -Language policy and internationalization -Specific training for the university community -Management and direction of Language Centres in Higher Education -Language testing and accreditation The goal of ...

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Call for Papers: BAAL 2017

Date: 31 August - 2 September 2017 Venue: Centre for Language Education Research, University of Leeds Deadline for submission of abstracts: 31 March 2017 The 50th Anniversary Meeting of the British Association for Applied Linguistics will be hosted by the Centre for Language Education Research, University of Leeds, on 31 August - 2 September 2017. CALL FOR PAPERS Conference theme: Diversity in Applied Linguistics: Opportunities, Challenges, Questions 2017 is the 50th anniversary of the first annual meeting of BAAL. The theme of the conference – Diversity ...

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Call for Papers: The International Conference “Art of Communication”

Date: 24-25 March 2017 Venue: Warsaw, Poland Deadline for submission of abstracts: 20 December 2016 Papers presented at the conference will be published in an e-Book with an ISBN number. The conference keynote speaker is Prof. Aniela Korzeniowska, University of Warsaw, whose teaching and research have mainly centered around issues concerning the theory and practice of translation, both from a historical and contemporary perspective. For more information, please visit our conference website at http://communication.irf-network.org.

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FINAL call for papers: ELF and Change – 10th Anniversary Conference of English as a Lingua Franca

Final call for papers Date: 12-15 June 2017 Venue: Helsinki Deadline for submission of abstract: 1 December 2016 The University of Helsinki ELFA group warmly welcomes you to the 10th Anniversary Conference of English as a Lingua Franca. After a grand world tour of ELF conferences through Southampton (2009), Vienna (2010), Hong Kong (2011), Istanbul (2012), Rome (2013), Athens (2014), Beijing (2015) and Lleida (2016), ELF10 now returns to its roots in Helsinki where the first ELF conference was held. Over the years, ELF conferences have grown and ELF has establi...

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

Date: August 28-30, 2017 Venue: Jyväskylä & Närpes, Finland Open for submission on: January 2017 Deadline for submission of proposals: February 28, 2017 The University of Jyväskylä Language Campus is pleased to announce 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 Conference theme: Revaluing minority languages Minority languages have long been used by different groups of social actors for identity ...

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First call for papers: The 8th International Conference on English Language Teaching (ELT2017 China)

Date: 20-22 October 2017 Venue: Xi’an City, China Deadline for submission of proposal: 31 December 2016 Organized by: China English Language Education Association Hosted by: Xi’an International Studies University Co-Hosted by: Foreign Language Teaching and Research Press Theme: English Language Teaching in a Global World: New Perspectives, New Methodologies Please click here for more details. Conference website:http://elt.celea.org.cn/2017

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