Deadline for Application extended to 31st May, 2017
Call for Proposals
2nd AATT Conference:
Challenges and Opportunities in Teaching Turkic Languages and Literatures
November 17, 2017
Georgetown University, Washington D.C.
It is a pleasure to invite you to our second AATT Conference focusing on language, literature, and pedagogy of the Turkic languages. The conference is organized by the American Association of Teachers of Turkic, and it will take place on November 17, 2017 from 9-6 at Georgetown University in Washington DC. The objective of the American Association of Teachers of Turkic is to advance and improve the teaching of the Turkic languages; to promote study, criticism, and research in the field of the Turkic languages and literatures; and to further the common interests of teachers of these subjects.
Topics of Interest
New approaches to the teaching of Turkic languages and literatures
World-readiness for Turkic languages
Perceptions and perspectives on teaching Turkic languages and literatures
Use of technology in teaching Turkic languages
Curriculum development and textbook writing for Turkic Languages
Teaching Turkic languages through literature
Guide for authors
The deadline to submit abstracts is May 31st, 2017. The authors will be notified by July 15th. Authors are invited to submit an abstract in English of between 250-300 words for a 25-minute individual presentations. To submit, click https://cmt3.research.microsoft.com/AATT2017.
We look forward to seeing you at the 2nd AATT Conference in November. Just a reminder that this conference will precede MESA Annual Meeting, which will also take place in Washington, DC. Georgetown will also host MESA/AATT Graduate Pre-conference on November 18, 2017. For any inquiries about this conference, contact: Ercan_Balci@brown.edu
AATT Executive Secretary
Director of Center for Language Studies at Brown University