Date: Mon, 17 Oct 1994 11:59:39 -0400 From: GURT[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]GUVAX.BITNET Subject: GURT 1995 (long posting) *************************************************************** Preliminary Conference Announcement - GURT 1995 GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY ROUND TABLE ON LANGUAGES AND LINGUISTICS 1995 Conference and Pre-sessions: March 6 - 11, 1995 "Linguistics and the Education of Second Language Teachers: Ethnolinguistic, Psycholinguistic and Sociolinguistic Aspects" Chaired by James E. Alatis, Dean Emeritus Distinguished Professor of Linguistics and Modern Greek School of Languages and Linguistics Georgetown University, Washington, DC ***************************************************************** SPEAKERS: Main Sessions: March 8 - 11, 1995 David Andrews, Georgetown University Cathy Ball, Georgetown University Leslie M. Beebe, Teachers College, Columbia University Gillian Brown, Cambridge University Isolda Carranza, Georgetown University Marianne Celce-Murcia, University of California, Los Angeles Anna Uhl Chamot, Georgetown University Kenneth Chastain, University of Virginia Virginia Collier, George Mason University Jeff Connor-Linton, Georgetown University Barbara A. Craig, Georgetown University JoAnn Crandall, University of Maryland Baltimore County Bessie Dendrinos, University of Athens, Greece Nadine O'Connor DiVito, The University of Chicago Madeline E. Ehrman, U.S. Department of State, FSI Mary El-Khadi, Old Dominion University Aviva Freedman, Carleton University, Ottawa Eugene Garcia, Office of Bilingual Education and Minority Affairs William C. Hannas, Georgetown University Elaine K. Horwitz, University of Texas at Austin Kurt R. Jankowsky, Georgetown University Adam Jaworski, University of Wales Cardiff Christina Kakava, Mary Washington College Steve Krashen, University of Southern California Donna Lardiere, Georgetown University Diane Larsen-Freeman, School for International Training Ronald Leow, Georgetown University Don Loritz, Georgetown University Steve Loughrin-Sacco, Boise State University Joan Morley, University of Michigan David Nunan, The University of Hong Kong Linju Ogasawara, Japanese Ministry of Education (ret.) Anne Pakir, National University of Singapore Yuling Pan, Georgetown University Sophia C. Papaefthymiou-Lytra, University of Athens, Greece Martha Pennington, City Polytechnic of Hong Kong Terry Pica, The University of Pennsylvania Guy Spielmann, Georgetown University John J. Staczek, Georgetown University Charles Stansfield, Center for Applied Linguistics Steven Sternfeld, University of Utah Earl Stevick, Independent Researcher G. Richard Tucker, Carnegie Mellon University Andrea Tyler, Georgetown University Bill VanPatten, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Monique Wong, Hellenic American Union, Athens, Greece Shelley Wong, University of Maryland, College Park Dolly J. Young, University of Tennessee Gen-Yuan Zhuang, Hangzhou University Elizabeth Zsiga, Georgetown University For more information, please contact: Carolyn A. Straehle, Coordinator, GURT 1995 School of Languages and Linguistics 303 Intercultural Center Georgetown University Washington, DC 20057-1067 e-mail: gurt[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]guvax.bitnet or gurt[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] phone: (202) 687-5726 fax: (202) 687-5712 GURT registration information and detailed program flyer available from late December 1994 (will be sent automatically to individuals already on mailing list). Proceedings of the Round Table are published annually and are available from Georgetown University Press (410) 516-6995. Annual Meeting of the INTERNATIONAL LINGUISTICS ASSOCIATION (ILA) also to be held at Georgetown, Friday, March 10 - Sunday, March 12. The theme of the 1995 ILA meeting is Discourse and Text Analysis. For more information, contact Ruth Brend, 3363 Burbank Dr., Ann Arbor, MI 48105. Tel: 313/665-2787; Fax: 313/665-9743; E-mail:Ruth.Brend[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] Deadline for abstracts submitted to ILA is January 4, 1995. Abstracts relevant to theme or any other linguistics topic invited. ***************************************************************** Pre-Conference Sessions: March 6 - 8, 1995 The pre-conference sessions will be held in the Intercultural Center of Georgetown University. Please contact the individual organizers for more information. Teaching and Learning Spoken Arabic Organizer: Dr. Margaret Nydell G.U. Department of Arabic Washington, DC 20057-1068 (202) 687-5743 Spanish Linguistics Organizers: Dr. H ctor Campos, Mr. Eric Holt, and Ms. Norma Catalan G.U. Department of Spanish Washington, DC 20057-0989 (202) 687-6134 hcampos[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]guvax.bitnet hcampos[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] History of Linguistics Organizer: Dr. Kurt R. Jankowsky G.U. Department of German Washington, DC 20057-1068 (202) 687-5812 African Linguistics VI Organizer: Rev. Solomon Sara, S.J. G.U. Department of Linguistics Washington, DC 20057-1068 (202) 687-5956 ssara[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]guvax.bitnet ssara[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] Portuguese Linguistics Organizer: Dr. Clea A. Rameh G.U. Department of Portuguese Washington, DC 20057-0991 (202) 687-5705 Innovative Audio and Looking at Multimedia (two sessions) Organizer: Jackie Tanner, Director G.U. Language Learning Technology Washington, DC 20057-0984 (202) 687-5766 jtanner[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] Issues in Slavic Linguistics Organizer: Dr. David Andrews G.U. Department of Russian Washington, DC 20057-0990 (202) 687-6108/6147 Discourse and Agency: Responsibility and Deception Organizer: Dr. Patricia E. O'Connor G.U. Department of English Washington, DC 20057-1068 (202) 687-5956/6226 oconnorpe[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]guvax.bitnet oconnorpe[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] Computer-Mediated Discourse Analysis Organizer: Dr. Susan Herring Program in Linguistics University of Texas Arlington, TX 76019 (817) 273-3133 susan[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] Celebration of Bilingual Immersion Programs Organizer: Prof. Dorothy Goodman Friends of International Education P.O. Box 4800 Washington, DC 20008 (202) 363-8510 Issues in Foreign Language Program Direction Organizer: Dr. Ron Leow G.U. Department of Spanish Washington, DC 20057-0989 (202) 687-6134 rleow[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE]guvax.bitnet rleow[AT SYMBOL GOES HERE] Workshops: Criterion-Referenced Curriculum and Test Development for Language Teachers and Administrators Presenter: Dr. Jeff Connor-Linton G.U. Department of Linguistics Washington, DC 20057-1068 (202) 687-6156 Authentic Documents in the Language Class: Theoretical Perspectives and Didactic Applications Presenter: Dr. Guy Speilmann G.U. Department of French Washington, DC 20057-1054 (202) 687-5717 Language Acquisition and Language Education: A Review of Research and Theory and Current Issues Presenter: Dr. Steve Krashen School of Education University of Southern California Los Angeles, CA 90089-0031 ***************************************************************** *****************************************************************