[lg policy] Fwd: LPP2014: Call for Papers

Harold Schiffman haroldfs at GMAIL.COM
Wed Nov 20 17:03:21 UTC 2013

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lpren at caltalk.cal.org>

CAL Language Policy Research Network

*** Call for Papers***

*LPP2014 - Multidisciplinary Approaches in Language Policy and Planning
Conference 2014*

*September 4-6, 2014*

*University of Calgary*

Conference Website: www.educ.ucalgary.ca/lpp

The online submission system is now open!

Plenary Speakers:

·         Jan Blommaert (Tilburg University)

·         Fernand de Varennes (University of Hong Kong, University of
Pretoria, Vytautas Magnus University)

·         Eve Haque (York University)

This international conference will be held at the University of Calgary in
Alberta, Canada. We invite papers and colloquia 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 (300 words maximum) for submissions in any of the
following areas:

·         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

The deadline for submissions is *February 28, 2014*.

Abstracts will be reviewed anonymously by at least two experts in the
field. Final decisions will be sent to authors by April 15, 2014.

Each paper presentation should be 30 minutes, including discussion time.
Colloquia can be for 100 minutes (3 papers) and 180 minutes (up to 6
papers). Papers should be presented in English. You can submit a maximum of
two contributions, one as first/sole author and one as second author or

For more information, please visit our website at
www.educ.ucalgary.ca/lppor contact us by e-mail:
lpp at ucalgary.ca<https://webmail.ucalgary.ca/src/compose.php?send_to=lpp%40ucalgary.ca>

We look forward to seeing you in Calgary in September 2014.


Tom Ricento

Conference Organizer

 LPReN serves as a conduit for the dissemination of information by its
members without implying endorsement of concepts or opinions expressed.



 Harold F. Schiffman

Professor Emeritus of
 Dravidian Linguistics and Culture
Dept. of South Asia Studies
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA 19104-6305

Phone:  (215) 898-7475
Fax:  (215) 573-2138

Email:  haroldfs at gmail.com

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