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Plenary Sessions and Invited Colloquia Schedule


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Plenary Speakers

  • William Hanks, UC Berkeley, To Make Themselves New Men: Translation and Conversion in Colonial Yucatan
    Saturday, March 16, 2013 11:25-12:30
  • Monica Heller, Université de Toronto, Re-imagining Language in the Globalized New Economy: System, Resource, Practice
    Saturday, March 16, 2013 5:15-6:20
  • Srikant Sarangi, Cardiff University, Towards an Applied Linguistics of Professional Practice: Expertise with a Purpose
    Sunday, March 17, 2013 11:25-12:30
  • Lera Boroditsky, Stanford, How the Languages We Speak Shape the Ways We Think
    Monday, March 18, 2013 11:25-12:30
  • Brian MacWhinney, Carnegie Mellon University, Embedded L2 Cyberlearning: A Modest Proposal
    Monday, March 18, 2013 5:15-6:20
  • Agnes Weiyun He, Stony Brook University, Language of the Heart and Heritage: A Tangled Tale
    Tuesday, March 19, 2013 11:25-12:30

Invited Colloquia

Language Learning Roundtable: Understanding and Using Languages in a Globalizing World
Organizer: Joan Kelly Hall, Penn State University
Saturday, March 16, 2013 2:00-5:00

Multimodal Discourse Analysis
Organizer: Sigrid Norris, Auckland University of Technology
Sunday, March 17, 2013 8:15-11:15

The Dark Side of Linguistic Diversity?
Organizer: Aneta Pavlenko, Temple University and Alexandre Duchene, University of Fribourg/Institute of Multilingualism, Fribourg, Switzerland
Sunday, March 17, 2013 2:00-5:00

Wilga Rivers Pedagogy Colloquium: Dynamic Assessment
Organizers: James Lantolf, Penn State University and Matthew Poehner, Penn State University
Monday, March 18, 2013 8:15-11:15

Bridging the Gap: Cognitive and Social Approaches in Applied Linguistics
Organizers: Jan H. Hulstijn, University of Amsterdam, and Richard F. Young, University of Wisconsin-Madison
Monday, March 18, 2013 2:00-5:00

Research-based Approaches to Low-literate ESL Learners: Where are We? Where do We Need to Go?
Organizers Elaine Tarone, University of Minnesota and Andrea DeCapua, the College of New Rochelle
Tuesday, March 18, 2013 8:15-11:15


When & Where is the 2013 Conference?

March 16 - 19, 2013

Sheraton Dallas
400 North Olive Street
Dallas, TX 75201
Phone: 214-922-8000

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