19.1813, Confs: Applied Linguistics/UK

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Subject: 19.1813, Confs: Applied Linguistics/UK

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Date: 06-Jun-2008
From: Erik Schleef < erik.schleef at ed.ac.uk >
Subject: British Association for Applied Linguistics


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Date: Fri, 06 Jun 2008 11:01:23
From: Erik Schleef [erik.schleef at ed.ac.uk]
Subject: British Association for Applied Linguistics
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British Association for Applied Linguistics 
Short Title: BAAL 2008 

Date: 11-Sep-2008 - 13-Sep-2008 
Location: Swansea, Wales, United Kingdom 
Contact: Tess Fitzpatrick 
Contact Email: t.fitzpatrick at swansea.ac.uk 
Meeting URL: http://www.baal.org.uk/confs.htm 

Linguistic Field(s): 
Applied Linguistics 

Meeting Description: 

41st Annual Meeting of the British Association for Applied Linguistics

Theme: 'Taking the Measure of Applied Linguistics'

11 - 13 September 2008
Swansea University, Swansea, Wales, UK

BAAL 2008 will be held in Wales' second city of Swansea, situated on the South
Wales coast. The University campus is located in coastal parkland, between the
five-mile-long beach of Swansea bay and 100 acres of parks and gardens. In 2005,
Swansea University received the Times Higher Education Supplement Award for the
UK's Best Student Experience. The Department of Applied Linguistics at Swansea
is a dynamic research centre, and has had a long association with BAAL. The
vibrant city centre, with its new cultural and culinary waterfront developments,
is within reach of the campus by foot or by bus. The nearest airport, outside
Cardiff, is served by regular flights with low-cost airlines from cities across
Britain and Europe, including Belfast, Glasgow, Newcastle, Edinburgh, Cork, and

Plenary Speakers:     		
Charles Alderson, Lancaster University
Ben Rampton, King's College London
Alison Wray, Cardiff University

Conference Organisers:   	
Tess Fitzpatrick (t.fitzpatrick at swansea.ac.uk)
Jim Milton (j.l.milton at swansea.ac.uk)
Department of Applied Linguistics
Tel: +44 1792 602540
Fax: +44 1792 602545

Nanele Lewis (accommodation & organisation): 
conferences at swansea.ac.uk 
BAAL conferences webpage: 

Closing dates for the conference are:
To qualify for the 'Early Bird' registration rate:
7th July 2008
The Final Closing date:
11th August 2008

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