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Events Calendar

2014 Calendar Postings

Also see our listing of study abroad events for 2014.


1-3 Persuasion in Public Discourse Budapest, Hungary

1-3 Critical Approaches to Discourse Analysis across Disciplines (CADAAD) Budapest, Hungary

2-4 ICLHE: Integrating Content and Language in Higher Education Bruxelles, Belgium http://conference.iclhe.org/2013

3-5 Intl Conference on Turkish Linguistics Rouen, France http://ictl17.hypotheses.org

3-6 Intl Conference on Construction Grammar (ICCG-8) Osnabrück, Germany

3-6 Category Change from a Constructional Perspective Osnabrück, Germany

3-6 European Second Language Association (EUROSLA 24)
York, UK www.york.ac.uk/eurosla24

4-5 Workshop on Written Language and Literacy (AWLL9) Brighton, UK sussex.ac.uk/english/newsandevents/orthographic

4-6 Multidisciplinary Approaches in Language Policy and Planning Conference 2014 Calgary, Alberta, Canada http://educ.ucalgary.ca/lpp

5-6 Pronunciation in Second Language Learning and Teaching (PSLLT) Santa Barbara, CA

8-10 Syntax of the World’s Languages VI (SWL6) Pavia, Italy


9-10 90/90/90 School Improvement Summit Washington, D.C. www.leadandlearn.com

10-12 EUROPHRAS 2014 Paris Sorbonne, France

11-12 Brno Conference on Linguistics Studies in English 2014 (BCLSE) Brno, Czech Republic

11-13 Intl Conference on Community Translation (ICCT 2014) Sydney, Australia

11-14 Societas Linguistica Europaea (SLE 2014) Poland

13-15 The ICEF Higher Education Workshop, Prague, Czech Republic icef.com/workshops/higher-education.html

15-16 “Sonstige” Namenarten / Stiefkinder der Onomastik
Mainz, Germany

16-19 2nd GAL Congress: Applied Linguistics in Teaching / Teaching Applied Linguistics Marburg, Germany www.gal-ev.de

17-20 Intl Conference on Functional Discourse Grammar Jaén, Spain

18-20 Hungarian Sociolinguistics Conference Nitra, Slovakia www.fss.ukf.sk/elonyelvi18

18-20 (Phonetic) Building Blocks of Speech (PBBS) Victoria, BC, Canada web.uvic.ca/ling/pbbs/

18-20 The Romance Turn VI Palma de Mallorca, Spain

18-20 Linguistic Association of the Southwest (LASSO) San Marcos, CA http://clas.ucdenver.edu/lasso/

21-22 Indiana State Reading Association Conference Indianapolis, IN, U.S.A.

22-25 Intl Conference on Formal Ontology in Information Systems (FOIS 2014) Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

24-25 Decision Making for Results: Data-Driven Decision Making/Data Teams Seminar Charlotte, NC www.leadandlearn.com

24-27 German Conference on French Language and Literature Münster in Westfalen, Germany

25-27 Intl Association for Cognitive Semiotics Conference (IACS-2014) Lund, Sweden

26 Native American Day

26-27 Free Linguistics Con­ference (FLC 2014) Shanghai, China

29-O2 Intl Conference on Transnational Education and Learning (ICTELS 2014)
Milwaukee, WI www.uwosh.edu/llce/ conted/conferences-and-workshops-1/tels-conference

30-O3 Australian Council of TESOL Assns Melbourne, Australia http://tesol.org.au/ACTA-Conference/ACTA-International-Conference-2014


1 Youth for Understanding Winter Departure Program Application Deadline http://yfuusa.org/american-students/deadlines-fees.php

1-3 Language and Speech Synchronic and Diachronic (ICLC) Taganrog, Russia linguisticsociety.org/

2-3 Language and Democracy
Siegen, Germany www.sud.friedemann-vogel.de

2-4 Foreign Language Assn of Virginia http://flavaweb.org

4-6 Hispanic Association of Colleges and Universities Annual Conference Denver, CO www.hacu.net/hacu/Annual_Conference1.asp

5 World Teachers’ Day

5-11 National German Week

6 German American Day

6-8 Computational Processing of Portuguese São Carlos, Brazil http://nilc.icmc.usp.br/propor2014/

8-11 Southeast TESOL (w/ARKTESOL) Rogers, AR www.arktesol.org

9-11 Rocky Mountain Modern Lang Assn Boise, ID www.rmmla.org

10-11 New York State Assn of Foreign Language Teachers Rochester, NY www.nysaflt.org

13-14 Observing Learning and Teaching Poland https://drive.google.com/file/d/0ByMMhLNK53kQUkJfU1QycGJTYmM/edit?usp=sharing

13-15 Symposium on Second Language Writing Arizona State University Tempe, AZ sslw.asu.edu

15-16 Texas Assn for Bilingual Education McAllen, Texas tabe.org

15-17 14th International Language, Literature and Stylistics Symposium Izmir, Turkey http://deyisbilim2014.org

17-19 Conference of the American Pragmatics Assn
Los Angeles, CA ampra.appling.ucla.edu

18 Workshop on Statistical Parsing of Morphologically Rich Languages (SPMRL 2013) Seattle, WA

23-24 Michigan World Language Assn Lansing, MI www.miwla.org

23-26 Intl Conference on ELT in China (7th ELT China) Nanjing, China celea.org.cn/2014/english/default.asp

24 MN Council for the Teaching of Languages & Cultures Brooklyn Center, MN www.mctlc.org

24-26 Interdisciplinary Conference in Linguistics at the University of Georgia
Athens, GA, USA LSUGA2014.wix.com/conference


1 National Family Literacy Day www.famlit.org

2-4 Literacy for All Conference Providence, RI

5-8 American Translators’ Assn Chicago, IL www.atanet.org

5-11 National French Week www.frenchteachers.org

6-9 American Studies Assn
Los Angeles, CA www.theasa.net

9 Northern New England Teachers of English to Speakers of Other Languages Vermont www.nnetesol.org/annualconference/

12-15 Annual IDA Reading Literacy & Learning Conference San Diego, CA http://www.interdys.org
13-15 Asian Congress for Media and Communication
Hong Kong, China http://www.asianmediacongress.org

13-16 Hispanic Linguistics Symposium Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN http://linguistlist.org/confservices/customhome.cfm?emeetingid=5602JA4458B67658406050441

15 Foreign Language Assn. of Georgia Award Nominations Due www.flageorgia.org/calendar.htm

15 The Exemplary Reading Program Award Application Deadline www.kansasread.org/pdf/09Exemplary_Reading_Award_Application.pdf

16 International Day for Tolerance

17-21 International Education Week

19-22 CIEE: Council on International Educational Exchange Baltimore, MD http://ciee.org

19-22 La Cosecha / Dual Language Education of New Mexico Santa Fe, NM www.lacosecha.dlenm.org

20-23 National Council of Teachers of English Washington, DC www.ncte.org/annual

20-23 African Studies Assn Indianapolis, IN africanstudies.org
21-23 American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages San Antonio, TX www.actfl.org

21-23 Texas Foreign Lang Assn (with ACTFL) San Antonio, TX www.tfla.info

21-24 Japan Assn for Language Teaching
Tsukuba, Japan http://jalt.org/conference/jalt2014

24-25 Intl Conference on Information and Communication Technologies for Amazigh Rabat, Morocco tal.ircam.ma/conference/index.php


5-6 Dialect Syntax: The State of the Art Frankfurt am Main, Hesse, Germany www.syhd.info/?q=node/13

11-12 Theoretical and Empirical Approaches in Phraseology Nancy, Lorraine, France www.atilf.fr/spip.php?rubrique615

18 World Arabic Language Day

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