January 2012

8th International Congress on English Grammar

Link: http://linguistlist.org/callconf/browse-conf-action.cfm?confid=136603

Theme Areas:
The Congress organizing committee welcomes abstracts of paper presentations
addressing the following areas:

1. Space
2. Multisemiotic
3. Discourse analysis
4. Globalisation and language
5. Sociolinguistics
6. Language and education
7. Curriculum design and development
8. Professional communication

Deadline for call for papers: 30 September 2011
Notice of acceptance: by end October 2011
Early bird registration: by 30 November 2011

Dates: 12-14 January 2012

Venue: Department of English, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
(In collaboration with Shenzhen University and Sun Yat-sen University)

CELT 2012 Hong Kong: Exploring the Vocation of English Language Teaching and Scholarship

Link: http://www.celtconference.org/

Conference goal: Encourage participants to explore how Christian faith shapes their vocation as English language teachers and scholars.

Plenary Speakers:

Suresh Canagarajah, Pennsylvania State University, USA

Agnes Lam, University of Hong Kong, China

Zoltan Dornyei, University of Nottingham, UK

Deadline for proposals:  1 August 2011
Notice of acceptance: Sept. 2011
Dates: 27-29 January 2012

Venue: The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong, China