LINGUIST List 31.2427
Thu Jul 30 2020
Calls: Applied Ling, Gen Ling, Lang Acq, Psycholing/Poland
Editor for this issue: Lauren Perkins <laurenlinguistlist.org>
Katarzyna Jankowiak <kjankowiak
Multilingualism Matters E-mail this message to a friend
Full Title: Multilingualism Matters
Date: 23-Apr-2021 - 25-Apr-2021
Location: Poznan, Poland
Contact Person: Katarzyna Jankowiak
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Psycholinguistics
Call Deadline: 13-Nov-2020
Multilingualism Matters (Convenors: Katarzyna Dziubalska-Kołaczyk & Magdalena Wrembel; Bilingualism Matters
Poznań, Adam Mickiewicz University, Poznan).
Invited Speaker: Raphael Berthele (University of Fribourg): ''Language Learning Aptitude and Social Differences in Multilingual Language Learning''
Call for Papers:
This session aims to exchange ideas and expertise on how bi- and multilingualism have changed and developed linguistic research. Empirical language studies are currently adapting to the fact that nowadays the majority of the world’s population is bi- or multilingual by introducing a number of new methodological standards, including a more thorough screening of language background of participants tested or more rigorous criteria for selecting appropriate language stimuli to be used in a study. Furthermore, bi-/multilingualism has also significantly contributed to applied linguistics, introducing novel research avenues, such as cross-linguistic influence, multicompetence, or code-switching investigated across different linguistic domains.
The session will approach bi-/multilingualism from two correlated perspectives. Firstly, it will focus on methodological issues related to the study of bi-/multilingual populations. Secondly, it will discuss the contributions of multilingual research to applied linguistics. In this two-part session, we welcome presentations devoted to addressing methodological challenges related to the study of bi-/multilingual populations, as well as to exploring the bi-/multilingual perspective while researching foreign language learning.
Please see the main conference website for details on abstract format and submission: http://ylmp2021.amu.edu.pl/?page_id=53
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