LINGUIST List 26.4706

Thu Oct 22 2015

Summer Schools: Multilingualism and Diversity Education - Summer School Multilingualism/Germany

Editor for this issue: Ashley Parker <>

Date: 22-Oct-2015
From: Elke Montanari <>
Subject: Multilingualism and Diversity Education - Summer School Multilingualism/Germany
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Host Institution:
Coordinating Institution:

Dates: 25-July-2016 - 29-July-2016
Location: Hildesheim, Low Saxony, Germany

Focus: Due to their relevance for contemporary developments in our society, the topics multilingualism and diversity are of great research importance in both higher education and daily interaction. This conference workshop aims to present, discuss, and look further into the latest international research about these topics. The Summer School: Multilingualism and Diversity Education invites international speakers to enter into a dialogue with students, graduate students, and researchers. Keynote speakers: - Prof. Dr. Aneta Pavlenko, Temple University Philadelphia, USA - Prof. Dr. Rita Franceschini, Free University Bozen/Bolzano, Italy - Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. Konrad Ehlich, Free University Berlin, Germany
Minimum Education Level: MA
Special Qualifications: PhD student

The conference workshop Multilingualism and Diversity Education is a great opportunity for graduate linguists and PhD students to meet their peers, share their work, and further their appreciation for linguistics and language-related studies.

We invite research, complete or in progress, from any area of multilingualism; theoretical, applied, cognitive, and neurolinguistic.

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics

Subject Languages: English

Tuition: 60 EUR
Registration: 01-Nov-2015 to 30-Jun-2016
Contact Person: Annika Wolfram

Apply by Email:

Registration Instructions:
Abstracts should be approximately 500 words in length (not including references). Please submit your abstracts in .pdf format to by Friday, April 1, 2016. In your submission, please indicate whether you would like to present a talk or a poster during our poster session. Speakers will have the opportunity to present for 20 minutes, followed by an additional five-minute question period. Citizens of countries who require a visa to enter Germany may submit abstracts early. In your submission, please indicate approximately how much time you require to secure your visa. We will try our best to review your abstract and send notification of acceptance at an earlier date.

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