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Calls: LITERACY IN MULTICULTURAL SOCIETIES, Pragmatics and Lang

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  1. Bob Hvitfeldt, call for manuscripts
  2. Larry Bouton, Call for papers: Pragmatics and Language Learning

Message 1: call for manuscripts

Date: Mon, 13 Jun 1994 12:40 +08call for manuscripts
From: Bob Hvitfeldt <HVITFELDTRam.nie.ac.sg>
Subject: call for manuscripts


LITERACY ISSUES IN MULTICULTURAL SOCIETIES

Call for Manuscripts

 Literacy Issues in Multicultural Societies provides a
forum for researchers worldwide who are concerned with
literacy in societies with diverse ethnic, linguistic, and/or
cultural characteristics. It is a refereed journal that is
devoted to reports of empirical studies in reading, writing,
and related fields. It also publishes informed reviews of
relevant literature and book reviews.

 The journal is an annual publication of the Society for
Reading and Literacy, Singapore, an affiliate of the
International Reading Association.

 Authors are invited to submit manuscripts of original
research, written in English, that is not being considered for
publication elsewhere.

Manuscript Specifications:

The complete manuscript should include the following:

1. A title page with the title of the paper, the name,
address, and institutional affiliation of the
author/authors.
2. 3 unidentified copies, typed and double-spaced,
complete with tables, figures, illustrations, etc.
3. A 150-word abstract, including the author/authors
name and affiliation.
4. A reference list using the American Psychological
Association (APA) conventions.

Submission of Manuscripts:

Please submit manuscripts to:

 Victoria H. Yan, Editor
 Literacy Issues in Multicultural Societies
 Nanyang Technological University
 Bukit Timah Road
 Singapore 1025
 Republic of Singapore


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Message 2: Call for papers: Pragmatics and Language Learning

Date: Tue, 14 Jun 94 12:02:38 CDCall for papers: Pragmatics and Language Learning
From: Larry Bouton <LARBOUTvmd.cso.uiuc.edu>
Subject: Call for papers: Pragmatics and Language Learning

Please publish the following call for papers:

 CALL FOR PAPERS

 9th Annual International Conference on

 PRAGMATICS AND LANGUAGE LEARNING

 March 2-4, 1995

 Organized by

 The Division of English as an International Language
 University of Illinois (Urbana-Champaign)

Papers are welcome on any of the following topics:

1. the contribution of pragmatic competence to overall language proficiency
2. descriptions of specific facets of English discourse
3. contrastive pragmatics/discourse analysis
4. developments in pragmatic research methodology
5. integrating pragmatics into the language program
 ...and related topics

Papers should be 20 minutes long, with 10 minutes for discussion.
Submit 30 copies of an abstract of 300 words and a sheet with your name,
address, telephone number, FAX number, and EMAIL address to

Lawrence F. Bouton, Chair
9th Annual Conference on Prag & LL
DEIL
3070 FLB
707 S. Mathews
Urbana, IL 61801

DEADLINE: Friday, November 4, 1994
Further information - email: larboutvmd.cso.uiuc.edu
 FAX: (217) 244-3050
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