English Language Teaching in the Changing Glocalised World: Research and Praxis

This will be the focus of the 16th Asia TEFL International Conference to be held at the end of June at the University of Macau in China. The conference 'provides a forum to address the issues that ELT practitioners face in the changing glocalized world. Research into applied linguistics and ELT highlights a tension between two trends,' which will be discussed … Continue reading English Language Teaching in the Changing Glocalised World: Research and Praxis

International Conference of English as a Lingua Franca to be held at King’s

ELF 11 is the 11th International Conference of English as a Lingua Franca, which will be held at King’s College London from 4th – 7th July, 2018. This is an annual event that attracts academics, researchers and practitioners from all over the world. The themes of this year’s conference are Migration and Multilingualism. The plenary … Continue reading International Conference of English as a Lingua Franca to be held at King’s

L2 Pragmatics Conference

For all those interested in second language learning, an L2 Pragmatics Conference will be held in late June. Teaching and learning L2 pragmatics: Second language pragmatic development in the home and study abroad contexts International Conference 28-29 June 2018 – Preston, United Kingdom Confirmed Speakers Professor Naoko Taguchi (Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, USA) Professor Guofang … Continue reading L2 Pragmatics Conference