2ND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON MULTILINGUALISM AND MULTILINGUAL EDUCATION (ICMME18) (Conference)
2ND INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON
MULTILINGUALISM AND MULTILINGUAL EDUCATION (ICMME18)
DOUGLAS COLLEGE, NEW WESTMINSTER, B.C.
31 May – 2 June 2018
The conference considers all aspects of the linguistic and sociolinguistic competences and practices of bi-/multilingual speakers who cross existing social and linguistic boundaries, adopting or adapting themselves to new and overlapping linguistic spaces.
We invite papers in all areas of research in bi-/multilingualism, whether or not linked directly to the overarching conference theme, including, but not limited to, linguistics, sociolinguistics, psycholinguistics, neurolinguistics, clinical linguistics, education, bi-/multilingual societies.
Topics will include:
(multiple) language acquisition and learning (L3, L4, Lx);
psycho- and neurolinguistics of multilingualism;
early bilingualism and heritage language development;
speech processing in bi-/multilinguals;
trans/multilingual language use in different contexts;
bi-/multilingual language policies;
literacy in multiple languages (pluriliteracy);
intercultural and globalisation issues related to multilingualism.
Submission is already open and will close on 15 February 2018.