BAAL 2017 – 3rd and Final Call for Papers

The 50th Anniversary Meeting of the British Association for Applied Linguistics will be hosted by the Centre for Language Education Research, University of Leeds, on 31 August – 2 September 2017. CALL FOR PAPERS Conference theme: Diversity in Applied Linguistics: Opportunities, Challenges, Questions 2017 is the 50th anniversary of the first annual meeting of BAAL.…

CfP BAAL Language & New Media SIG Annual Meeting: ‘Language, New Media and Alt.Realities’, 21 April, 2017

Venue: University of Reading      Date: April 21, 2017 This year’s annual conference of the BAAL Language & New Media SIG will take up the important issue of how the semiotic affordances, information architectures and communicative practices associated with digital media are affecting people’s constructions and interpretations of ‘reality’ and ‘truth’ – including such…

CfP BAAL Vocabulary Studies SIG Annual Conference 3–4 July 2017, University of Reading

Hosted by Department of English Language and Applied Linguistics at the University of Reading. Dates: Monday 3rd July, 2017, 13.00-17.00 and            Tuesday 4th July, 2017, 10.00-16.30 Location: University of Reading, Reading, PG6 6UA Confirmed Plenary Speakers: •       Dr. Guoxing Yu  (University of Bristol) •       Dr. Parvaneh Tavakoli (University of Reading) We invite abstracts for…

BAAL Language, Gender & Sexuality SIG meeting, 27 April 2017

On Thursday 27th April 2017 at the University of Nottingham, UK, the 10th BAAL Language, Gender and Sexuality Special Interest Group meeting will take place, with the theme of Language, Discrimination and Conflict.  Keynote speakers are Prof. Celia Kitzinger and Dr. Erez Levon. Information on these talks and those of other confirmed speakers is available now from the…

CfP: BAAL LL&T SIG Annual Conference, ‘Celebrating the diversity of language teaching’, 6-7 July 2017

The BAAL LL&T SIG 2017 Annual Conference will be hosted by the University of Central Lancashire on 6-7 July 2017. We invite abstracts on any topic related to language learning and teaching. We would particularly like to encourage submissions that focus on topics related to the theme of the conference. Further information on the conference is available on the…

BAAL LKALE SIG annual event, 15 May 2017 – programme announced

  The BAAL Linguistics and Knowledge about Language in Education (LKALE) special interest group annual event will take place at the University of Sheffield on 15th May 2017. The theme will be ‘Approaches to teaching grammar and knowledge about language‘.  Further details relating to the speakers, registration and travel to Sheffield are available on the…