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Message 1: Workshop on World Englishes in the Classroom

Date: Wed, 22 Oct 2003 11:21:22 +0000
From: tina2 <>
Subject: Workshop on World Englishes in the Classroom

Workshop on World Englishes in the Classroom 
Date: 06-Dec-2003 - 07-Dec-2003
Location: Nagoya, Aichi, Japan
Contact: James DAngelo
Contact Email: 
Meeting URL:

Linguistic Sub-field: Applied Linguistics 
Subject Language: English 
Meeting Description:

14th National Conference of the Japanese Association for Asian

Time and Date: 10:00am . 6:00pm, Saturday, December 6, 2003

Place: Chukyo University (101-2 Yagoto Honcho, Showa-ku, Nagoya Tel:

Fee: 1,000 yen for members 1,500 yen for non-members


9:30 Registration

10:00 Opening Ceremony: TSUDA Sanae (Tokai Gakuen University)
	Greetings: YOSHIKAWA Hiroshi (Chukyo University)
		 SAKAI Sanzo (Chukyo University)
		 HONNA Nobuyuki (Aoyama Gakuin University)

10:10-11:40 Keynote Speaker: Mr. Larry SMITH "Exploring New Dimensions
in Asian Englishes"

11:40-12:00 General Meeting

12:00-13:30 Lunch Break

13:30-16:00 Paper Presentations 
		Chair: HASHIUCHI Takeshi (St. Andrew's University)

1. Does receptive English teaching motivate learners' attitudes towards
international communication. Ideologies in governmental curriculum
		SHIBATA Ayako (Goldsmiths College, University of London)

2. Japanese university students' beliefs about English pronunciation:
as a starting point to raise their awareness of English as an
international language.
		ODA Setsuko (International University of Health and Welware)

3. Raising University Students' Awareness of Varieties in English:
Learning by Teaching. 
		Alan THOMPSON (Nagoya University of Commerce)

4. A Survey of Artificially Simplified Englishes: Implications for
Engilsh as an International Language. 
		Judy YONEOKA (Kumamoto Gakuen University)

5. Unveiling the Chineseness In College English Textbooks in China.
 	 Jie SHI (University of Electro-Communications)
		 FUJII Takeshi (Jikei Medical University)

16:00-16:15 Coffee Break

16:15-17:45 Symposium: English as an Asian Language and Japanese

Moderator: TAJIMA Hiroko Tina (Shirayuri College)
HONNA Nobuyuki (Aoyama Gakuin University)
TAKESHITA Yuko (Toyo Eiwa Women.s University)
AIKAWA Masao (Wakayama Women.s Junior College)
ENOKIZONO Tetsuya (Akita Prefectural University)

18:00 Closing Ceremony: YANO Yasukata (Waseda University)

18:30 Reception

For more information, please contact:

Prof. Tina Tajima, Secretariat, JAFAE FAX: 03-3326-4550 E-mail:

Homepage URL:

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Workshop on World Englishes in the Classroom 

Time and Date:
10:00a.m. - 6:00p.m., Sunday, December 7, 2003 

Place: Room 431, Chukyo University (101-2 Yagoto Honmachi, Showa-ku,
Nagoya )

Workshop on World Englishes in the Classroom Time and Date:
10:00a.m. - 6:00p.m., Sunday, December 7, 2003 Place: Room 431, Chukyo
University (101-2 Yagoto Honmachi, Showa-ku, Nagoya )


9:30 - Registration

10.00 - 10.10 Opening Ceremony: Prof. Sanzo Sakai (Dean, College of
World Englishes, Chukyo University)

10.10 - 11.10 Keynote Speech Dr. Braj B. Kachru (Professor Emeritus,
University of Illinois)

World Englishes in the Classroom: The Japanese Context

11:10 - 12:00 Guest Lecture Dr. Paroo Nihalani (University of Brunei)
Speech as a Social Mode of Interaction

12.00 - 13:10 Lunch Break

13:10 - 14:00 Guest Lecture Dr. Yamuna Kachru (Professor Emeritus,
University of Illinoios) Context, Competence and Curriculum in World Englishes

14:00 - 14:30 Guest Lecture Mr. Larry Smith ( ) English Across
Cultures: The Problem of Intelligibility

14:30 - 15:20 Guest Lecture Prof. Takao Suzuki (Professor Emeritus,
Keio University) English to Know America, English to Part from America
(to be delivered in Japanese)

15:20 - 15:40 Coffee Break

15:40 - 17:30 Symposium
What aspects of World Englishes Are Most Important for Japanese
Learners of English?

Moderator: Professor Hiroshi Yoshikawa (Chukyo University)

Professor Nobuyuki Honna: English as a Japanese Language (Aoyama
Gakuin University)

Professor Nobuyuki Hino: Teaching EIL in Japan (Osaka University)

Professor Sanzo Sakai: World Englishes in Practice: Chukyo University
Respondents: Dr. B. B. Kachru, Dr. Y. Kachru, Dr. P. Nihalani

17:30 Closing Ceremony

18:00 - 20:00 Reception

For further information, please contact Prof. James DAngelo, Chukyo
University FAX: 052-835-7197 E-mail:
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