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"Buenos dias", "buenas noches" -- this was the first words in a foreign language I heard in my life, as a three-year old boy growing up in developing post-war Western Germany, where the first gastarbeiters had arrived from Spain. Fascinated by the strange sounds, I tried to get to know some more languages, the only opportunity being TV courses of English and French -- there was no foreign language education for pre-teen school children in Germany yet in those days. Read more

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Full Title: Multilingual Individuals and Multilingual Societies 2

Short Title: MIMS 2
Location: Hamburg, Germany
Start Date: 10-Oct-2013 - 12-Oct-2013
Contact: Hagen Peukert
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Meeting URL: http://www.lima.uni-hamburg.de/index.php/de/veranstaltungen/lima-abschlusskonferenz
Meeting Description: The Research Cluster on Linguistic Diversity Management in Urban Areas (LiMA) at the University of Hamburg will be hosting an International Conference on ‘Multilingual Individuals and Multilingual Societies: MIMS 2’, to be held from 10 - 12 October 2013. This conference is the successor to MIMS 1 organized in 2010.

Invited Speakers:

Tom Ricento (University of Calgary)
Raj Mesthrie (University of Cape Town)
Joseph Lo Bianco (University of Melbourne)
Linguistic Subfield: Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Sociolinguistics
LL Issue: 23.5224

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