CfP – BAAL Linguistics & Knowledge about Language in Education SIG meeting, St Anne’s College, University of Oxford, 5 July 2019

2019 BAAL LKALE SIG  MEETING St. Anne’s College, University of Oxford CALL FOR PAPERS The BAAL Linguistics and Knowledge about Language in Education (LKALE) Special Interest Group is pleased to announce that this year’s meeting will be held on Friday July 5th, at St. Anne’s College, University of Oxford,hosted by the Applied Linguistics Research Group, Department…

Competition for Visual Representation of Multilingualism – deadline 29 March 2019

The deadline for the Visual Representation of Multilingualism Competition (previously advertised) is approaching. Please pass the invitation (below) to your colleagues and students. The competition is open to applied linguists, artists, designers and anyone who is interested in exploring new ways of representing multilingualism through visual means and they do not have to be a…

CfP – BAAL Health & Communication SIG Annual Workshop, University of Brescia (Italy), 13 September 2019

CALL FOR PAPERS:  “ARGUMENTING HEALTH COMMUNICATION IN THE DIGITAL ERA” #healthsci19 Friday 13th September 2019 Hosted by the University of Brescia (Italy)   University of Brescia (Italy) is honoured to host the Annual Workshop of the British Association for Applied Linguistics (BAAL)  Health & Science Communication Special Interest Group (SIG). Please see Call for Papers…

BAAL News no. 114 published!

The new edition of BAAL News (no. 114, winter 2019) is now available: https://baal.org.uk/wp-content/uploads/2019/02/BAAL-News_114_Winter2019.pdf Also available via here: https://baal.org.uk/newsletter/ It features an obituary to Ronald Carter, information and the call for papers for BAAL 2019, which will be held at Manchester Metropolitan University, a discussion piece on neurodiversity, an announcement of a new online grammar…

CfP – BAAL/CUP Seminar on Practitioner Research, University of Leeds, 8–9 April 2019

Blowing away the dust: Illuminating the value of practitioner research in Applied Linguistics Keynote Speakers Paula Rebolledo (RICELT – Network of Chilean research in ELT, Chile) Darío Luis Banegas (University of Warwick, United Kingdom; Ministerio de Educación del Chubut, Argentina) Roundtable discussion Loreto Salas Aliaga, Laura Grassick, Judith Hanks, Harry Kuchah Rapporteurs: Lou Harvey, Martin…

2nd CfP – 52nd Annual meeting of BAAL, 29-31 August 2019, Manchester Metropolitan University

52ND ANNUAL MEETING OF THE BRITISH ASSOCIATION FOR APPLIED LINGUISTICS 2nd CALL FOR PAPERS Theme: “Broadening the Horizons of Applied Linguistics” 29-31 August 2019 Manchester Metropolitan University, England, UK BAAL 2019 will be held at Manchester Metropolitan University, Manchester, UK. Our theme- Broadening the Horizons of Applied Linguistics – takes as its premise that applied…

CfP – ‘Language and Decolonisation in 21st Century Africa’ – BAAL Language in Africa SIG conference, 10 May 2019, University of Portsmouth

Language in Africa Special Interest Group LiA SIG Annual Conference: Friday May 10th 2019, 10am – 5.30pm Venue: School of Languages and Applied Linguistics, University of Portsmouth ‘Language and Decolonisation in 21st Century Africa’ Plenary speaker: Professor Rosemary Wildsmith-Cromarty Professor Wildsmith-Cromarty is Professor of Applied Linguistics at the University of KwaZulu-Natal, South Africa.  ABSTRACTS of up to 250 words for…

BAAL–CUP Seminars 2018–19 Announced!

 The BAAL Executive Committee is very pleased to announce that the following two proposals have been successful for the BAAL –CUP seminar funding: University of Leeds Blowing away the dust: Illuminating the value of practitioner research in Applied Linguistics Dr Loreto Aliaga Dr Judith Hanks Dr Harry Kuchah Dr Laura Grassick, Monday 8th – Tuesday…

CfP – BAAL Language and New Media Seminar, University of Nottingham, 2 May 2019

A force for good? Digital media, positive social change and transformative practice   University of Nottingham, UK Thursday, 2nd May 2019   Call for papers Recent technological developments have enabled individuals and groups who are socially disparate and geographically dispersed to connect and communicate with relative speed and ease. This unprecedented access to others’ experiences, personal details…

CfP: BAAL Vocabulary Studies SIG Annual Conference, 25–26 April 2019, Manchester Metropolitan University

Please see below for the call for papers for the BAAL Vocabulary Studies SIG Annual Conference taking place on April 25th and 26th 2019 at Manchester Metropolitan University.  The deadline for abstract submission is February 15th 2019. Further details are included below. Best wishes, Roopa Leonard University of Reading Secretary of BAAL Vocab SIG On…