International Conference on Multilingualism and Multilingual Education

Country: Portugal

City: Braga

Abstr. due: 15.02.2017

Dates: 11.05.17 — 13.05.17

Area Of Sciences: Humanities;

Organizing comittee e-mail:

Organizers: University of Mihno


The conference considers all aspects of the linguistic and sociolinguistic competences and practices of bi-/multilingual speakers who cross existing social and linguistic boundaries, adopting or adapting themselves to new and overlapping linguistic spaces.

Topics will include:

-(Multiple) language acquisition and learning (L3, L4, Lx)
- Psycho- and neurolinguistics of multilingualism
- Translanguaging
- Early bilingualism and heritage language development
- Speech processing in bi-/multilinguals
- Trans/multilingual language use in different contexts
- Multilingual education
- Bi-/multiculturalism
- Bi-/multilingual language policies
- Literacy in multiple languages (pluriliteracy)
- Intercultural and globalisation issues related to multilingualism

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