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|Full Title:||The Road Less Travelled|
|Location:||Toronto, Ontario, Canada|
|Start Date:||26-Oct-2012 - 27-Oct-2012|
|Meeting Email:||click here to access email|
|Meeting Description:||Heritage languages are the ancestral languages of speakers immersed in a dominant language environment. This international interdisciplinary conference on heritage languages and heritage language acquisition consists of plenaries and short format presentations treating current research on the following topics: heritage language sociolinguistics, psycholinguistics, acquisition, linguistic analysis, and education. Additional events include sessions on students’ language histories, and a conversation with Toronto writers Ricardo Sternberg and Martha Batiz, Poets in exile: The language I write in.
Terry Au, University of Hong Kong
Nancy Hornberger, University of Pennsylvania
Naomi Nagy, University of Toronto
Maria Polinsky, Harvard University
Carmen Silva-Corvalán, University of Southern California
Thomas Ricento, University of Calgary
|Linguistic Subfield:||Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Psycholinguistics; Sociolinguistics|
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