From: Roby Marlina <Roby.Marlinamonash.edu.au>
Subject: 17th Conference of International Association for World Englishes
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Full Title: 17th Conference of International Association for World Englishes
Short Title: IAWE 2011
Date: 23-Nov-2011 - 25-Nov-2011
Location: Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
Contact Person: Roby Marlina
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site: http://www.arts.monash.edu.au/lcl/conferences/iawe-2011/
Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Sociolinguistics
Subject Language(s): English
Call Deadline: 29-Apr-2011
The 17th Annual Conference of International Association for World Englishes (IAWE) is being hosted by Monash University from November 23-25, 2011.
IAWE is an international scholarly association which aims to establish links among those who are involved with any aspect of World Englishes in research and/or teaching. The association focuses on global issues relating to three major aspects of World Englishes, language, literature, and pedagogy. IAWE is committed to the study of the forms and functions of varieties of Englishes in diverse cultural and sociolinguistic contexts.
Call for Papers:
Please note that we have extended the deadline for abstract submission.
The IAWE 2011 Organizing Committee invites proposals for presentations (20 minutes + 10 minutes for discussion) on any area of research related to World Englishes. Abstracts addressing the conference theme, Englishes in the World and the World in Englishes, are particularly welcome. In addition to the issues in theory, methodology, and pedagogy, papers may address other areas of relevance for World Englishes scholarship. These include, but are not limited to, the following:
Intercultural communication across World Englishes
Models and theoretical dimensions of World Englishes
Cultures across World Englishes
Emergent varieties of English
English as an International Language
World Englishes and education
English as a Lingua Franca
Global languages beyond English
Interested scholars, graduate students, and instructors may submit individual scholarly proposals of a maximum of 300 words, including title and references. Proposals for debates, colloquia, and so on will also be considered.
Proposals must be submitted on-line via:
The deadline for submissions is Saturday 29th April 2011
Notification of acceptance will be sent via e-mail beginning Monday 4th July 2011
For information on registration, location, etc., please visit the IAWE 2011 Conference website at http://www.arts.monash.edu.au/lcl/conferences/iawe-2011/.
For more information, please email arts-IAWE2011monash.edu
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