LINGUIST List 23.692

Fri Feb 10 2012

Calls: Filipino, Applied Ling, Socioling, Translation/Philippines

Editor for this issue: Alison Zaharee <>

Date: 09-Feb-2012
From: Marivic Lesho <>
Subject: 3rd International Conference on Filipino as a Global Language
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Full Title: 3rd International Conference on Filipino as a Global Language
Date: 03-Aug-2012 - 05-Aug-2012 Location: Manila, Philippines Contact Person: Ruth Mabanglo
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Sociolinguistics; Translation

Subject Language(s): Pilipino

Call Deadline: 30-Mar-2012

Meeting Description:

The 3rd International Conference on Filipino as a Global Language will take place at De La Salle-College of Saint Benilde in Manila, Philippines, August 3-5, 2012.

Theme: Filipino Language and Culture - Issues and Challenges for the 21st Century

Call for Papers:

Abstract submissions are due March 30, 2012. Papers will need to directly focus on one or more of the following topics:

- Curriculum Development, Needs Analysis, and Syllabus Design- Materials Development- Teaching Literature- Teaching Culture- Language Teaching Approaches- Filipino Linguistics: An Overview and Directions- Articulation, Assessment and Implementation of Standards- Heritage Language Learners: Needs Assessment and Curriculum Development- Filipino as a Second Language- Program Development, Administration and Coordination- Program Evaluation Methods and Practices- Research Funding and Grant Sourcing- Teacher Training and Professional Development- Language Teacher Certification in the US- Translation, Interpretation and Dubbing- Teleserye as a tool of Filipino Language Development- Filipino Soap Opera as Tool for Social Transformation- Service Learning, Community Sourcing, Student Organizations- Filipino in the Media and Diplomacy- Language and Politics- Establishing and Developing Global Filipino Language Programs- Publishing and Publications in Filipino: Issues and Challenges- Filipino Language in the Diaspora: Issues and Challenges- Popular Culture in the Emerging Filipino Language- Filipino as a National Language: Issues and Challenges- Role of Commercial and Indie Films in the Development of Filipino- Filipino as a 'Critical' Language (State of the Art)- National Language and Regionalism- Language and Sexuality- Language and Food Culture- Language and Culture, and the Arts

All abstracts must be submitted electronically to Ruth Mabanglo or Aurora Batnag at An email notification will be sent to you regarding your submission.

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