LINGUIST List 30.305

Fri Jan 18 2019

Calls: English; Applied Linguistics/Czech Republic

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <>

Date: 14-Jan-2019
From: Christoph Haase <>
Subject: Challenges in ELT - IX
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Full Title: Challenges in ELT - IX
Short Title: CHIX

Date: 17-Oct-2019 - 18-Oct-2019
Location: Usti nad Labem, Czech Republic
Contact Person: Christoph Haase
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics

Subject Language(s): English

Call Deadline: 31-Jul-2019

Meeting Description:

J.E. Purkyne University, Usti nad Labem, Czech Republic
17 - 18 October 2019

The Department of English at the Faculty of Education, Purkyne University announces its ninth international conference for academics and practitioners involved in educating teachers of foreign languages. CHALLENGES is an ongoing series of conferences organized by the English Department at Purkyne University (UJEP). The main aim of the conference is to share current views, new trends, innovative ideas and experience in foreign language teaching and teacher education. The plenary talk will be held by an internationally renowned researcher.

A selection of accepted papers will be published in our series of ELT volumes by an international publishing house.


Presentations will be 20 minutes in length with 10 minutes for questions and discussion.

Conference fee:

The conference is project-funded. We are able to admit speakers free of charge.

Contact Information:

Dr. Christoph Haase
Dr. Natalia Orlova


UJEP, Faculty of Education, English Department, České mládeže 8, Ústí nad
Labem, Czech Republic
Date: October 17 - 18, 2019

Call for Papers:

Abstract submissions pertaining, but not limited, to the following key terms are welcome:

Applied linguistics
Language and education
ELT methodology
Cultural studies and teaching
Literary studies and teaching


Abstracts should be around 200 words, not including examples and references.
Submission ends 31 July, 2019.

Abstract submissions should be made through EasyAbs:

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