IALIC 2018

The ‘good’ interculturalist yesterday, today and tomorrow:
Everyday life-theory-research-policy-practice

SECOND CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: deadline = 15th May 2018

Faculty of Educational Sciences, University of Helsinki, Finland

Organised by the TENSION research group (Director: Fred Dervin)

Confirmed speakers:

Yumei Chi, Pagora of INP-Grenoble, France & Soochow University, China; Daniel Rellstab, University of Jyväskylä, Finland; Xianlin Song, The University of Western Australia & Greg McCarthy, Peking University, China; Pirjo Virtanen, University of Helsinki, Finland

Adrian Holliday, Canterbury Christ Church University will lead a roundtable at the end of IALIC2018.

Note: Conference special issue

Delegates are invited to submit a fully developed research paper based on your presentations for publication in a special issue of Language and Intercultural Communication (LAIC) dedicated to the conference theme. The length of your paper should not exceed 8,000 words, including references and additional materials. Papers should be prepared and submitted through the journal portal  following the instructions on  the  LAIC webpages. On submission, mark your paper clearly ‘Special Issue IALIC 2018’.

The deadline for submission is 4 January 2019.