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LINGUIST List 22.1493

Thu Mar 31 2011

Calls: Insular Celtic, Applied Ling, Socioling, Lang Acq/Isle of Man

Editor for this issue: Alison Zaharee <alisonlinguistlist.org>

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        1.     Kevin Rottet , North American Association of Celtic Language Teachers

Message 1: North American Association of Celtic Language Teachers
Date: 31-Mar-2011
From: Kevin Rottet <krottetindiana.edu>
Subject: North American Association of Celtic Language Teachers
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Full Title: North American Association of Celtic Language Teachers
Short Title: NAACLT

Date: 11-May-2011 - 14-May-2011
Location: Douglas, Isle of Man
Contact Person: Kevin Rottet
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://www.naaclt.org

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Sociolinguistics

Language Family(ies): Insular Celtic

Call Deadline: 15-Apr-2011

Meeting Description:

NAACLT includes but is not limited to academic professionals. People involved in Celtic language learning and teaching from every walk of life are invited to participate, including:

- Linguists working on one or more Celtic languages
- Community-based language teachers
- Celtic language enthusiasts
- Celtic language policy makers
- Celtic language musicians

Call for Papers:

We are now accepting abstracts for twenty-minute talks in any of the following (or related) areas:

- Topics in Celtic linguistics, sociolinguistics, and Second Language Acquisition (SLA)
- Methods, Techniques, Best Practices in teaching Celtic languages
- Incorporating Celtic cultures into the classroom or learning experience
- Application of computer technology to Celtic language teaching or research
- Pedagogical materials: what works, what doesn't
- Language policy and planning in the Celtic world
- Promotion or appreciation of Celtic languages and cultures

Please send abstracts of between 200-300 words to Kevin Rottet (krottetindiana.edu) by April 15, 2011.

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