LINGUIST List 28.2277

Mon May 22 2017

Calls: Applied Ling, Lang Acquisition, Neuroling, Psycholing, Socioling/Ireland

Editor for this issue: Kenneth Steimel <>

Date: 20-May-2017
From: Piotr Romanowski <>
Subject: Language, Identity and Education in Multilingual Contexts
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Full Title: Language, Identity and Education in Multilingual Contexts
Short Title: LIEMC18

Date: 01-Feb-2018 - 03-Feb-2018
Location: Dublin, Ireland
Contact Person: Małgorzata Machowska- Kościak
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Neurolinguistics; Psycholinguistics; Sociolinguistics

Call Deadline: 15-Nov-2017

Meeting Description:

The conference considers all aspects of the linguistic and sociolinguistic competences and practices of bi-/multilingual speakers who cross existing social and linguistic boundaries, adopting or adapting themselves to new and overlapping linguistic spaces.

Topics will include:

- (Multiple) language acquisition and learning (L3, L4, Lx)
- Psycho- and neurolinguistics of multilingualism
- Translanguaging
- Early bilingualism and heritage language development
- Speech processing in bi-/multilinguals
- Trans/multilingual language use in different contexts
- Multilingual education
- Bi-/multiculturalism
- Bi-/multilingual language policies
- Literacy in multiple languages (pluriliteracy)
- Intercultural and globalisation issues related to multilingualism
- Multilingual issues in literature and translation.

Confirmed speakers are: Prof. Jasone Cenoz (University of the Basque Country) and Prof. Elizabeth Lanza (University of Oslo).

Conference venue: Marino Institute of Education (MIE), Trinity College Dublin – Griffith Avenue, Dublin 9.
More information on the venue is to be found here:

Call for Papers:

Language, Identity and Education in Multilingual Contexts
Marino Institute of Education – Trinity College Dublin, Ireland
1-3 February 2018

We invite papers in all areas of research in bi-/multilingualism, whether or not linked directly to the overarching conference theme, including, but not limited to, linguistics, sociolinguistics, psycholinguistics, neurolinguistics, clinical linguistics, education, bi-/multilingual societies.

The two categories of proposals are: individual papers and posters.

Submission is already open and will close on 15 November 2017. Presenters are requested to include their name, affiliation and email address in the submitted MS-Word documents. All proposals should be sent to: .

More information to be found:

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