International Conference on Research on Social and Affective Factors in Home Language Maintenance and Development (HOLM 2023)
HOLM 2023, the International Conference on Research on Social and Affective Factors in Home Language Maintenance and Development, will be held in Tallinn (Estonia) during December 14-16, 2023.
The conference is planned as an in-person networking event, where we will hold individual paper sessions in the mornings and work together on developing joint publications, research projects and grant proposals in the afternoons. A special session is planned as a workshop for PhD candidates in the afternoon on the last day.
The main aim of this conference is to bring together scholars working on the most intriguing aspects of home language research, including but not limited to multilingualism, family language policy, digital literacies, digital practices, translanguaging, bilingual families and bilingual socialisation, bilingual families and media, education and home language development, bilingual education, multilingual special education, and teachers' and parents' attitudes on home language maintenance and development.