LINGUIST List 26.3848

Mon Aug 31 2015

Calls: Applied Linguistics, Language Acquisition/New Zealand

Editor for this issue: Erin Arnold <earnoldlinguistlist.org>


Date: 30-Aug-2015
From: Jeanette King <j.kingcanterbury.ac.nz>
Subject: Migrant Language(s) in the Home: Practices and Policies
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Full Title: Migrant Language(s) in the Home: Practices and Policies

Date: 11-Dec-2015 - 11-Dec-2015
Location: Christchurch, New Zealand
Contact Person: Una Cunningham
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://www.education.canterbury.ac.nz/itml/

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition

Call Deadline: 30-Sep-2015

Meeting Description:

We invite academics, students and community members who are interested in sharing their work and insights into policies and practices affecting migrant languages in New Zealand to this inaugural live-streamed Symposium.

A one day live-streamed symposium focusing on policies and practices affecting migrant languages in New Zealand.

Call for Papers:

Submit a 150-200 word abstract for an oral or poster presentation to una.cunninghamcanterbury.ac.nz by 30 September 2015.

Please state your preference for either a poster or paper presentation.
Poster: One slide – 5 minutes and 5 minutes for questions.
Paper: 15 minutes + 5 minutes for questions.

The presentation of posters or papers can be either in person or via a pre-recorded presentation followed by a Q&A session. Work in progress and student work is welcome. Authors will be notified by 19 October. Those wishing to present digitally should produce a video file (mp4 or flv) and share it via a link to cloud storage. See below for helpful hints on producing digital presentations and posters.

See the Symposium website for more information about the topics and scope of the symposium:
http://www.education.canterbury.ac.nz/itml/

Information about the focus of the Symposium can be found at the following website:

http://www.education.canterbury.ac.nz/itml/



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