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Multidisciplinary Approaches to Migration and Multilingualism (MAMM2022)
Multidisciplinary Approaches to Migration and Multilingualism (MAMM2022)

Sat, Oct 22


Nicosia, Cyprus

Multidisciplinary Approaches to Migration and Multilingualism (MAMM2022)

The two-day international conference Multidisciplinary Approaches to Migration and Multilingualism (MAMM2022) will be held in Nicosia, Cyprus on October 22-23, 2022.

Timing and location

Oct 22, 2022, 8:00 AM – Oct 23, 2022, 7:00 PM

Nicosia, Cyprus, Nicosia, Chipre

About the event

The central theme of this conference is migration and multilingualism. The purpose of the conference is to bring together scholars working on these areas from different perspectives and with different populations, to exchange ideas and engage in a fruitful discussion.

Call for papers:

We welcome papers addressing any aspect of the intersection between migration and multilingualism with a focus on language practices, migration discourses, language and identity, language policies and ideologies, language acquisition, bilingualism, bi(dia)lectalism, multilingualism, multiculturalism, equality, equity and diversity, heritage language use, maintenance and transmission, language loss, shift and attrition, family language policy, emotions, socialization practices and language management strategies of immigrant and minority families, home literacy environment, code-switching, code-mixing, translanguaging, and intercultural communication.

Abstracts are invited of up to 300 words (excluding references) that address topics such as (but not limited to):

Language, migration and identity

Cross-linguistic analysis of migration discourses

Language, national identity and the Other

Migration and un/belonging

Migration and intercultural communication

Educational practices and migration

Language policy and citizenship

Language policy and anti-racism/anti-oppression

Language and superdiverse contexts

Bilingualism, multilingualism

Language acquisition (L1, L2, L3, Ln)

Heritage language acquisition and maintenance

Heritage languages and identity

Monolingual, bilingual, multilingual, and plurilingual policies

Multicultural and intercultural policies

Language attrition and language revitalization

Language contact: practices and attitudes

Call Deadline: 1st of June 2022

Notification of Acceptance: 1st of July 2022

Conference: 22-23 of October 2022


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