"Crossroads: Languages in (e)motion" (Napoli, 27-28 novembre 2013)

"Crossroads: Languages in (e)motion" (Napoli, 27-28 novembre 2013)

The International Conference CROSSROADS: Languages in (e)motion will be held at Palazzo Du Mesnil, University of Naples ‘L’Orientale’ on 27 – 28 November 2013. The conference investigates the study of modern languages by taking into account the ‘movements’ of acquisition, interlanguage, motivation, and emotion that characterize language learning in today’s globalized and multifaceted world.

Relevant topics for the conference include the following areas:

  • Language Learning Issues
  • Affective Factors
  • L2 Motivation
  • Interlanguage
  • Second Language Acquisition
  • Language Learning and Globalization

Please submit an abstract of not more than 400 words, including your name, university/affiliation, email address and a short bio-sketch to crossroads@unior.it  before the submission deadline of 30 July 2013.

Notification of acceptance will occur by 30 September 2013.

Conference Languages: Italian and English

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Scientific Committee

  • Cristina Bosisio  (Università Cattolica di Milano)
  • Liliana Landolfi (Università degli Studi di Napoli)
  • Marina Morbiducci (Università La Sapienza di Roma)
  • Oriana Palusci (Università degli Studi di Napoli)
  • Maria Cecilia Rizzardi (Università degli Studi di Milano)
  • Katherine E. Russo (Università degli Studi di Napoli)

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Call papers Crossroads 2013