A National Conference on Language, Culture, and the Teaching of English

Country: China

City: Zhuhai

Abstr. due: 19.12.2014

Dates: 24.04.15 — 24.04.15

Area Of Sciences: Humanities; Pedagogy;

Organizing comittee e-mail: tesl@uic.edu.hk

Organizers: The Institute of Cross-Cultural Studies (ICCS)


This one-day conference will offer new perspectives on how Linguistics, Applied Linguistics, and Cultural Studies can influence and improve the way we teach English in mainland China, Hong Kong and Macau. It should be of interest to all those who teach or intend to teach English as a Foreign Language (EFL) and to scholars in the fields of Linguistics, Applied Linguistics, and Cultural Studies interested in an interdisciplinary approach to the teaching of English in Hong Kong, Macau, and mainland China.

The conference will last for one day and consist of six presentations as well as an end-of-day roundtable. Participation is free though registration will be required.

Conference Web-Site: http://uic.edu.hk/en/tesl/conference