Friday, 8th August 2014
Level 1 Lecture Theatre, Australian Hearing Hub, Macquarie University
This workshop, co-sponsored by the Centre for Language Sciences (CLaS) and the ARC Centre of Excellence in Cognition and its Disorders (CCD), will be a forum to learn about and discuss research relating to bi- and multilingualism. It will feature presentations from invited speakers Professor Theo Marinis (University of Reading) and Professor Jason Rothman (University of Reading), as well as Macquarie students and postdoctoral fellows. Topics will cover all areas of bi-/multilingualism, including language development, language processing, and linguistic outcomes of bilingualism. This is a free public workshop with several talks in the morning and afternoon sessions, together with ample time set aside for discussions among the participants.
For further information, including links to the program, invited speaker biographies and registration form, see: http://www.ccd.edu.au/events/conferences/2014/bilingualism/index.html
Distinguished Professor Stephen Crain, Professor Katherine Demuth, Dr Michael Iverson