LINGUIST List 12.3038

Tue Dec 4 2001

Confs: Second Language Writing, Purdue University

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  • Paul Kei Matsuda, Fall 2002 Conference Announcement

    Message 1: Fall 2002 Conference Announcement

    Date: Sat, 1 Dec 2001 01:59:22 -0500
    From: Paul Kei Matsuda <>
    Subject: Fall 2002 Conference Announcement

    The Third Symposium on Second Language Writing will be held on October 11-12, 2002 at Purdue University, West Lafayette, Indiana, USA.

    The Symposium on Second Language Writing is a biennial international conference that brings together teachers and researchers who work with second- and foreign-language writers to discuss important issues in the field of second language writing.

    This year's Symposium, entitled "Constructing Knowledge: Approaches to Inquiry in Second Language Writing," will feature sixteen scholars who will explore various ways in which knowledge is constructed, transformed, disseminated and negotiated in the field of second language writing.

    Presenters will include:

    Dwight Atkinson, Temple University Japan Linda Lonon Blanton, University of New Orleans Colleen Brice, Southern Illinois University Christine Pearson Casanave, Keio University Dana Ferris, California State University Sacramento John Flowerdew, City University of Hong Kong Richard Haswell, Texas A&M Univ.-Corpus Christi Sarah Hudelson, Arizona State University Ken Hyland, City University of Hong Kong Xiaoming Li, Long Island University Rosa Manchon, Universidad de Murcia Paul Kei Matsuda, University of New Hampshire Susan Parks, Universite Laval, Quebec Miyuki Sasaki, Nagoya Gakuin University Tony Silva, Purdue University Bob Weissberg, New Mexico State University

    In conjunction with the Third Symposium, Indiana Center for Intercultural Communication will sponsor the Contrastive Rhetoric Roundtable at Purdue University on Sunday, October 13, 2002. The Roundtable is free with Symposium registration.

    For more information, please visit our website at:

    Paul Kei Matsuda, Co-Chair Symposium on Second Language Writing

    =-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-= Paul Kei Matsuda, Ph.D. Assistant Professor of English University of New Hampshire Durham, NH 03824-3574 =-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=