[lg policy] Call for papers: Multidisciplinary Approaches in Language Policy and Planning Conference 2012
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Call for papers: Multidisciplinary Approaches in Language Policy and
Planning Conference 2012
University of CalgaryAre you interested in language policy and related
research? I’m on the organizing committee for this upcoming conference
in Calgary and promised I’d share this call for papers. We’d love to
have you submit a proposal!
Multidisciplinary Approaches in Language Policy and Planning Conference 2012
September 6 – 8, 2012
University of Calgary, Alberta, Canada
Francois Grin, University of Geneva
Elana Shohamy, Tel Aviv University
Peter Ives, University of Winnipeg
Call for papers
This international conference will be held at the University of
Calgary, Canada. We invite papers that approach language policy from
a variety of theoretical and methodological perspectives, and in a
variety of contexts, from the local/institutional to national/global.
We invite abstracts (500 words maximum) for papers in any of the
Language policy and political theory
Official language policies
Language policy and lingua franca
Heritage language policies
Language policy and globalization
Ideologies and language policies
Language policies in school settings
National identities and language policies
Language policy and the economics of the workplace
Non-official languages in mainstream classrooms
Language policies and social mobility
Language attrition, language revitalization and language policies
Language policies and transnational communities
Abstracts should be 500 words maximum including all references. The
deadline for submissions is June 1, 2012.
Abstracts will be reviewed anonymously by at least two experts in the
field. Final decisions will be sent to authors by June 15, 2012.
Each paper presentation should be 20 minutes, with 10 minutes for
discussion. You can submit a maximum of two contributions, one as
author and one as co-author or discussant.
Principal conference organizers: Dr. Tom Ricento and Dr. Mary O’Brien.
Go here to submit your proposal: http://www.educ.ucalgary.ca/lpp/call-for-papers
Conference website: http://www.educ.ucalgary.ca/lpp/
Click here for a downloadable poster for the conference.
Conference Twitter hashtag: #malpp
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