AAAL 2013 Conference: Applied Linguistics in a Globalizing World

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  • The American Association for Applied Linguistics (AAAL) is kindly inviting you to participate in the AAAL 2013 Conference on Applied Linguistics in a Globalizing World, held 16-19 March, 2013 in Dallas, Texas.

    Nationally and internationally, the AAAL conference has a reputation as a comprehensive and stimulating conference including in-depth colloquia and paper sessions, topical and thought-provoking plenary presentations, excellent book exhibits, and plentiful opportunities for networking. We hope you will consider sharing your work at AAAL 2013.

    Plenary Speakers

    • Lera Boroditsky, Stanford, How the Languages We Speak Shape the Ways We Think
    • William Hanks, UC Berkeley, To Make Themselves New Men: Translation and Conversion in Colonial Yucatan
    • Agnes Weiyun He, Stony Brook University, Language of the Heart and Heritage: A Tangled Tale
    • Monica Heller, Université de Toronto, Re-imagining Language in the Globalized New Economy: System, Resource, Practice
    • Brian MacWhinney, Carnegie Mellon University, Embedded L2 Cyberlearning: A Modest Proposal
    • Srikant Sarangi, Cardiff University, Towards an Applied Linguistics of Professional Practice: Expertise with a Purpose

    Conference Topics

    The 2013 conference foregrounds applied linguistics in a globalizing world. Proposals addressing this theme are particularly encouraged, but proposals are welcome in all of the following topic strands:

    • Analysis of Discourse and Interaction
    • Assessment and Evaluation
    • Bilingual, Immersion, Heritage, and Minority Education
    • Corpus Linguistics
    • Educational Linguistics
    • Language and Cognition
    • Language and Ideology
    • Language and Technology
    • Language Planning and Policy
    • Language, Culture and Socialization
    • Pragmatics
    • Reading, Writing, and Literacy
    • Second and Foreign Language Pedagogy
    • Second Language Acquisition, Language Acquisition, and Attrition
    • Sociolinguistics
    • Text Analysis (Written Discourse)

    Timeline

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