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LINGUIST List 25.162

Fri Jan 10 2014

Calls: Socioling, Psycholing, Language Acq, Applied Ling, Translation/Russia

Editor for this issue: Bryn Hauk <brynlinguistlist.org>

Date: 10-Jan-2014
From: Armenui Minasyan <conference_2014mail.ru>
Subject: International Conference in Linguistics 'I Firsovskie Readings'
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Full Title: International Conference in Linguistics 'I Firsovskie Readings'

Date: 22-Apr-2014 - 23-Apr-2014
Location: Moscow, Russia
Contact Person: Armenui Minasyan
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >

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

Call Deadline: 28-Feb-2014

Meeting Description:

Peoples' Friendship University of Russia in cooperation with the Russian Academy of Sciences and the University of Cadiz

International Conference in Linguistics 'I Firsovskie Readings'
'Languages in a Multicultural world: Language contact, variation and change; language and educational policies in a multilingual society'
April 22-23, 2014

The conference will touch upon the issues of languages in a multicultural society and identity, dialect and contact linguistics, intercultural communication, sociolinguistic and psycholinguistic aspects of language variation and change, language policies, and multilingualism and education.


Peoples' Friendship University of Russia
Department of Linguistics, Faculty of Philology (PFUR)
Head of the Department of Linguistics, DSc, Prof. Nataliya Fedorovna Mikheeva


Registration fee: 50 Euros

Call for Papers:

Abstracts for workshops, posters, and papers should be no more than 400 words in length. Abstracts for proposed papers should be submitted to conference_2014mail.ru. Please include your name, affiliation, email address, and a brief biography. Add 5-6 keywords pertaining to your topic.
Submission deadline is February 28, 2014.

Full paper submission will be required upon the confirmation of the paper acceptance. The full papers will be published in a conference materials book. Prior to publication, papers will be reviewed by an editorial committee.

Proposals for colloquia, panel discussions, workshops, posters, and paper presentations are invited in the following areas, as well as others related to the conference theme:

Language in a multicultural society:

- Language diversity, multilingualism, and identity
- Dialect and contact linguistics
- Cultural awareness and intercultural communication
- Sociolinguistic and psycholinguistic aspects of language variation and change
- Language policies, language rights, and advocacy
- Language communities and intercultural communication

Educational aspects of a multilingual society:

- Principles and best practices in language acquisition
- Multilingual and multicultural education
- Language standards
- Content and culture learning in the language classroom

For enquiries, please contact: conference_2014mail.ru.

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