SIG-Related Activities (to be confirmed) (posted on 28th April 2018)
JACET ELF SIG Journal, volume 2 is now published on the SIG website!
The 2nd ELF SIG Meeting will be held on 11th March 2018 at Waseda University. Special Lecture, The historical context of ELF in Japan, will be given by Prof. Nobuyuki Hino (Osaka University). More information is available here.
Programme of the Joint Workshop: The 7th Waseda ELF International Workshop & The 3rd EMI-ELF Workshop is now available at: Waseda ELF Research Group – Upcoming Workshops.
Proposals for individual paper presentations are invited for the 7th Waseda ELF International Workshop to be held at Waseda University, on 10-11 November 2017, and also the 3rd EMI-ELF Workshop to be held on Sunday, 12 November.
(Paper presentations are planned on Saturday, 11 November 2017, and a limited number of EMI-ELF related individual paper presentations are also considered on 12 November. Please see the schedule below)
Schedule for The 7th Waseda ELF International Workshop: ‘Focus on ELF and Assessment’
Friday, 10th November 2017, Part I Two Special Lectures by
1. Prof. Tim McNamara, University of Melbourne
2. Prof. Emeritus Joan Turner, Goldsmiths, University of London
Saturday, 11th November 2017, Part II
Individual Presentations and Panel (Focus on ELF and Assessment)
Sunday, 12th November 2017, 3rd EMI-ELF Workshop
1.Special Talk by Dr Beyza Bjorkman, Stockholm University
3.Report on the EMI Project & Panel (Focus on EMI from an
ELF perspective (and assessment))
Call for Papers
Individual Paper Presentations: Saturday, 11th November 2017
7th Waseda ELF International Workshop, Part II & 3rd EMI-ELF Workshop, 12 November 2017
Abstracts of no more than 300 words are to be submitted.
The deadline for your proposal submission is 2 October 2017
Title (up to 20 words)
Abstract (up to 300 words)
Paper presentation 15-minute presentation + 5-minute questions & answers
*If you are specifically interested in presenting at the 3rd EMI-ELF Workshop, please indicate it in your abstract.
1)Deadline for abstracts
Monday, 2 October 2017
2) Notification of acceptance
By 11 October 2017
JACET 56th International Convention (2017, Tokyo): English in a Globalized World: Exploring Lingua Franca Research and Pedagogy will be held at Aoyama Gakuin University on 29-31 August 2017.
JACET 44th Summer Seminar (2017, Tokyo): English as a Lingua Franca (ELF) in the globalized world: research and implications for practice will be held at Waseda University on 26-27 August 2017.