[EDLING:347] Language in Society and the Classroom Symposium

Francis M Hult fmhult at DOLPHIN.UPENN.EDU
Sat Oct 9 21:02:55 UTC 2004


The Second Linguapax Asia Symposium will address the position of  language
diversity and education. The Symposium will be held at the Canadian
Embassy in Tokyo and is the continuation of the first Linguapax Asia
Symposium that dealt with language diversity and language ecology.

Following UNESCO's mandate, Linguapax Asia's aim is to protect and
encourage awareness of each individual’s linguistic heritage, observe the
evolution of languages worldwide, and promote the safekeeping of
endangered languages in the search for peace and human rights.

Contact person

Prof. Frances Fister-Stoga
Dept. of Foreign Languages
University of Tokyo
Meguro-ku 3-8-1 Komaba
Tokyo 153-0041 Japan
Ref.: Linguapax Symposium
Tel.: +81-463-84-2504
Fax: +81-463-84-2504
mg7-fstr at asahi-net.or.jp

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