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Subject: ILA 53rd Annual Conference on Language Policy/Planning
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ILA 53rd Annual Conference on Language Policy/Planning
Short Title: ILA 53rd Annual Conference
Date: 11-Apr-2008 - 13-Apr-2008
Location: Old Westbury, New York, USA
Contact: Kathleen O'Connor-Bater
Contact Email: oconnorbaterkoldwestbury.edu
Meeting URL: http://www.ilaword.org
Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
The International Linguistic Association announces its 53rd Annual Conference to
be held at SUNY College at Old Westbury in Old Westbury, NY (Long Island) on
April 11-13, 2008 on the topic of Language Policy and Language Planning.
Language Policy and Language Planning
Associate Deputy Minister Responsible for the Application of Language Policy for
the Quebec Government
Teachers College, Columbia University
Richard Y. Bourhis
Université du Québec à Montréal and CEETUM
Serafin M. Coronel-Molina
Language Policy involves any action established by a society regarding language
use and form in public contexts as determined by convention and/or laws
administered within national and local governments, the courts, the workplace,
the media, and education systems. There will be panel discussions on topics such as:
Phonology and Writing Systems
Semantics and Syntax
Globalization and Language Change
Principles of Language Standardization
and much more
Registration fees at Conference:
ILA Members: $65 (conference fee for paid-up 2008 members)
Non-ILA Members: $120 (conference fee + membership)
Students/Retirees: $35 (conference fee)
One-day attendance: $50
For further information or registration go to our web site:
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