LINGUIST List 25.2997

Mon Jul 21 2014

Calls: English, Applied Ling, Lang Acq, Cognitive Sci, Ling & Lit, Translation/Czech Republic

Editor for this issue: Anna White <>

Date: 21-Jul-2014
From: Christoph Haase <>
Subject: Challenges VI: Rethinking Strategies in ELT
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Full Title: Challenges VI: Rethinking Strategies in ELT
Short Title: CHVI

Date: 12-Mar-2015 - 13-Mar-2015
Location: Usti nad Labem, Czech Republic
Contact Person: Christoph Haase
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
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Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Cognitive Science; Language Acquisition; Ling & Literature; Translation

Subject Language(s): English

Call Deadline: 31-Oct-2014

Meeting Description:

CHALLENGES VI: Rethinking Strategies in ELT
J.E. Purkyně University, Usti nad Labem, Czech Republic
12 - 13 July 2015

The Department of English at the Faculty of Education, Purkyně University, is pleased to announce its sixth international conference for academics and practitioners involved in educating teachers of foreign languages.

CHALLENGES is an ongoing series of conferences organized by the English Department at Purkyně University (UJEP). The main aim of the conference is to share current views, new trends, innovative ideas and experience in foreign language teaching and teacher education.

Contact Information:

Christoph Haase

Call for Papers:

Further, we encourage submissions from graduate students whose research and practice fall broadly under the cover terms of ELT, TESL/TEFL, and applied linguistics as well as cultural and literary studies. The plenaries will be held by internationally renowned researchers.

Abstract submissions pertaining, but not limited, to the following key terms are welcome:

- Applied linguistics & education
- ELT methodology
- Cultural studies and teaching
- Literary studies and teaching


Abstracts should be around 200 words, not including examples and references. Abstract submissions should be made through EasyAbs:


Presentations will be 20 minutes in length with 10 minutes for questions and discussion.

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