International Workshop: Linguistic Perspectives on the Mediatisation of Sport

Topic The Mediatisation of Sport: Linguistic perspectives on media communication in national and international amateur and professional sports Date June 13-14, 2017 Location University of Siegen Germany For more information and registration, see http://www.uni-siegen.de/phil/sports_workshop/

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Lecturer in Applied Linguistics, Fiji; TOEFL Grants 2017

Please find below information on: · Position in Applied Linguistics, University of the South Pacific, Fiji · TOEFL Grant deadlines 2017 The University of the South Pacific is currently advertising a new position for a lecturer in Applied Linguistics. This is a full-time position at Laucala Campus (Suva, Fiji), renewable every 3 years by mutual agreement. We are looking for someone who can primarily teach and supervise within applied linguistics and TESOL-related fields, but who can also handle introductory linguistics courses. We have spent a lot of ...

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TIRF’s 2017 Doctoral Dissertation Grants (DDG) Competition Now Open

TIRF – The International Research Foundation for English Language Education – is pleased to announce its 2017 Doctoral Dissertation Grants (DDG) competition. Grants of up to US $5,000 will be made to successful applicants investigating a range of topics in English language education. The application deadline is Wednesday, April 26, 2017. There are two types of grants offered through TIRF’s DDG program. Information about the two types of grants, as well as eligibility concerns, resource videos, answers to frequently asked questions, and much more can be found at: ...

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Task-Based Language Learning in a Real-World Digital Environment: The European Digital Kitchen

New book and e-book published by Bloomsbury: ‘Task-Based Language Learning in a Real-World Digital Environment: The European Digital Kitchen’ Edited by Paul Seedhouse, Newcastle University. http://www.bloomsbury.com/uk/task-based-language-learning-in-a-real-world-digital-environment-9781474264068/ How can you use the latest digital technology to create an environment in which people can learn European languages while performing a meaningful real-world task and experiencing the cultural aspect of learning to cook European dishes? This book explains how to do this ...

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Book Launch: From Kerala to Singapore: Voices of the Singapore Malayalee Community

You are invited to a BOOK LAUNCH FROM KERALA TO SINGAPORE: VOICES OF THE SINGAPORE MALAYALEE COMMUNITY

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Arabic Journal of Applied Linguistics – New Issue Published

The Arab Journal of Applied Linguistics has just published its latest issue at http://www.arjals.com/ojs/index.php/Arjals2016/issue/view/8. We invite you to review the Table of Contents here and then visit our web site to review articles and items of interest. Language Development and Impairment in Arabic-speaking Children: Introduction to the Special Issue (1-11) Articles Imperative as root infinitive analogue in Yemeni Ibbi Arabic: Two case studies (1-19) Fawaz Qasem, Shruti Sircar Reliability and Validity of Four Arabic Language Tests: A comparison ...

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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.

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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 ...

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Call for chapter proposals for an international edited volume Learning Languages and Literacy Studies (working title)

Editors: Sangeeta Bagga-Gupta, CCD, Jönköping University, Sweden Anne Golden, MultiLing, University of Oslo, Norway Lars Holm, Danish School of Education, Aarhus University, Denmark Helle Pia Laursen, Danish School of Education, Aarhus University, Denmark Anne Pitkänen-Huhta, ReCLaS, University of Jyväskylä, Finland The Nordic Network LLL website: www.ju.se/ccd/lll Theme: Late modern societies are characterized by constant, fast and unpredictable mobility of people, goods, ideas and values. This mobility and the ensuing unstable and unpredictable ...

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Erasmus+ Staff Week Training 2017 (Lefkas island, GREECE)

We are happy to announce that the Foreign Languages Centre and the Center for the Study of the Hellenic Language and Culture of the University of Ioannina (Greece) organise the 3rd Erasmus+ Staff Training Week, on "New opportunities and challenges in foreign language teaching". The training week will take place from 26th to 30th June 2017 on Lefkas island at Ionian Blue Hotel. The programme is addressed to language teachers, academics, teacher trainers, school advisors/directors and students in the field of foreign language learning and teaching, as well as non-te...

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