LINGUIST List 11.909

Wed Apr 19 2000

Confs: Symposium on Second Language Writing

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  1. Paul Kei Matsuda, Symposium on Second Language Writing

Message 1: Symposium on Second Language Writing

Date: Wed, 19 Apr 2000 02:37:57 -0500
From: Paul Kei Matsuda <>
Subject: Symposium on Second Language Writing

The Second Symposium on Second Language Writing will be held on
September 15-16, 2000 at Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana,

This yearfs Symposium explores issues in second language writing
theory, research and instruction in various contexts, including K-12,
basic writing, first-year composition, professional writing, writing
centers, computer classrooms, foreign language instruction and English
for academic purposes.

Keynote speakers will include: George Braine, Chinese University of
Hong Kong; Linda Harklau, University of Georgia; Ryuko Kubota,
University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill; and John M. Swales,
University of Michigan, Ann Arbor.

Registration is limited to the first 120 registrants. For more
information, please contact us or visit our website at:

Paul Kei Matsuda and Tony Silva
Department of English
1356 Heavilon Hall
Purdue University
West Lafayette, IN 47907-1356 USA

Telephone: 765-494-3769

 Paul Kei Matsuda, Co-Chair
 Symposium on Second Language Writing
Purdue University is an equal access/equal opportunity institution.
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