Cfp: BAAL/Routledge workshop: Cognitive Approaches to Language in Education, 18-19 January 2018, University of Glasgow 

CALL FOR PAPERS  BAAL/Routledge workshop: Cognitive Approaches to Language in Education Dates: 18th – 19th January 2018    Venue: University of Glasgow  Keynote speakers:     Dr Wendy Anderson University of Glasgow Dr Ellen Bramwell University of Glasgow Professor Alice Deignan University of Leeds Dr Marcello Giovanelli Aston University Professor Jeannette Littlemore University of Birmingham Dr Jessica Mason Sheffield Hallam University Professor Elena Semino Lancaster…

AILA World Congress live-streaming plenaries

Good news from the 18th World Congress of Applied Linguistics:  AILA is intending  to live-stream the plenaries via http://www.aila2017.com.br/ Abstracts here: http://www.aila2017.com.br/index.php/en/program/plenary-sessions Schedule below (add 4 hours for British Summer Time / 3 hours for GMT) Starting today – Sunday – at 4pm (i.e. 8pm BST / 7pm GMT) with the Opening Ceremony, and (at 5:30pm (i.e. 9:30pm…

CfP: Health & Science Communication SIG workshop: ‘“Chronic Disease and Language”, Lancaster University, 29 November 2017

Workshop of the British Association for Applied Linguistics (BAAL) Health & Science Communication Special Interest Group (SIG) “Chronic Disease and Language: Understanding Social and Linguistic Representations to Improve Treatment and Prevention” #healthsci17 29 November 2017 Hosted by the Department of Linguistics and English Language, Lancaster University ‘Chronic disease’, ‘long-term condition’ and ‘non-communicable disease’ are often…