LINGUIST List 27.2131

Mon May 09 2016

Calls: Applied Linguistics/China

Editor for this issue: Anna White <awhitelinguistlist.org>


Date: 07-May-2016
From: Xian Zhang <ALforum2016163.com>
Subject: 4th Forum on Applied Linguistics
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Full Title: 4th Forum on Applied Linguistics

Date: 03-Dec-2016 - 04-Dec-2016
Location: Guangzhou, Guangdong, China
Contact Person: Xian Zhang
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://clal.org.cn/al4/

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics

Call Deadline: 30-Jul-2016

Meeting Description:

The 4th Forum on Applied Linguistics will be held on 3-4 December 2016 at Guangdong University of Foreign Studies, Guangzhou, P. R. China.

Professor Heidi Byrnes (George M. Roth distinguished professor at Georgetown University), Rod Ellis (distinguished professor at the University of Auckland), Ken Hyland (professor at the University of Hong Kong), and Chuming Wang (professor at Guangdong University of Foreign Studies) will give keynote speeches on topics including second language theories and L2 writing.

Call for Papers:

The 4th forum on Applied Linguistics will be held on 3-4 December 2016 by the National Key Research Centre for Linguistics & Applied Linguistics at Guangdong University of Foreign Studies, Guangzhou, P. R. China.

The forum invites proposals (maximum 500 words) for panels and presentations that address issues related to second language studies. We welcome original papers from perspectives of second language theories, foreign language teaching and pedagogy, discourse analysis, language testing, pragmatics, and sociolinguistics, etc.

Individual presentations will be allocated 20 minutes, followed by 10 minutes for questions and discussion. Proposals for panels should include a chair and a number of thematically-related papers, each of which should be 20 minutes in length, followed by 10 minutes for questions and discussion.

All submissions must be sent to ALforum2016163.com, with a title, an abstract, author’s name, affiliation(s), address, email, and phone number before July 30, 2016. Acceptance of proposal will be notified by email in mid September, 2016. A selection of papers presented at the forum will be published in the conference proceeding.

More details about this forum will be announced at: http://clal.org.cn/al4/.
If you have any question, please contact us at ALforum2016163.com.


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