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Sign up for the BAAL 50th anniversary dinner on Friday 1st, by reserving a place w.davies1@leeds.ac.uk (payment at conference registration).

Scholarship awards

Christopher Brumfit

Rosmawati (University of Sydney)

Student/early career

Sami Al Hasnawi (Iraq)
Ian Cushing (Aston)
Dr Agnes Marszalek (UCL)
Judith Reynolds  (Durham)

Inaugural Event BAAL SIG Language Policy, Sat 2 Sept

The Language Policy group’s inaugural event will take place just after the end of the BAAL annual conference, on Saturday 2 September, 1pm-3.30pm.

The plenary speaker will be Professor Bernadette O’Rourke from Heriot-Watt University, Deputy Director of the Intercultural Research Centre (IRC) http://irc.hw.ac.uk/ and Chair of EU COST Action IS1306 New Speakers in a Multilingual Europe: Opportunities and Challenges: http://www.cost.eu/domains_actions/isch/Actions/IS1306.

The event will also include a roundtable discussion. For the schedule of the event and to register: https://sites.google.com/view/langpol/events/2017

BAAL Executive Committee 50th Anniversary Colloquium

BAAL, Applied Linguistics and Policy Engagement
Thursday 31 August 2017, at BAAL2017
The speakers and Discussant are all former Chairs of BAAL. Speakers: Ros Mitchell, Mike Baynham, Susan Hunston, Greg Myers. Discussant: Guy Cook. The colloquium will be chaired by BAAL’s current Chair, Tess Fitzpatrick.