LINGUIST List 26.2926

Wed Jun 17 2015

Calls: English, Applied Ling, General Ling, Language Acquisition/Nigeria

Editor for this issue: Anna White <>

Date: 17-Jun-2015
From: Rotimi Taiwo <>
Subject: International Conference on English Language Teaching and Learning
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Full Title: International Conference on English Language Teaching and Learning
Short Title: ICELTAL

Date: 06-Oct-2015 - 09-Oct-2015
Location: Benin City, Nigeria
Contact Person: Alexandra Esimaje
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Language Acquisition

Subject Language(s): English

Call Deadline: 30-Aug-2015

Meeting Description:

The National Association of Teachers and Researchers in English as a Second Language (NATRESL) and Benson Idahosa University invite you to submit abstracts for general session papers for the next annual conference.

The conference will feature two workshops; one for primary and secondary school teachers on the theme “Ridding English Language Teaching/Learning of Grammatical Common Errors” and the other for language specialists on the theme “Using learner corpora in language teaching”.

Call for Papers:

Contributors can write on sub-themes not included in the list above but papers must relate to the overall theme of the conference.

Abstracts are to be submitted via email at as a Word attachment and should clearly state research questions/focus, method, data and (expected) results. The abstracts should contain titles, the names of the presenters and their affiliations. They should not exceed 400 words including references.

The deadline for all abstracts is 30 August 2015.

Chief Host:

Prof. Ernest Izevbigie, Vice Chancellor, Benson Idahosa University, Benin City, Nigeria


Prof. S. A. Shokpeka, Dean of Faculty of Arts and Education
Prof. R. Masagbor, Head of Department of English Studies
Prof. P. Aborishade, Federal University of Technology, Akure
Dr. Helen Bodunde, National President, NATRESL

LOC Chairperson:

Dr. Alexandra U. Esimaje, Department of English Studies, Benson Idahosa University, Benin City


Dr. A.U Esimaje 08038854447; Uzo Amanze 08158522220; Uyi Omorogbe 08052803959; Chucks Ezirim 08054537303, Dr. Bode Ekundayo 08037243494

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