The 14th Symposium on Second Language Writing (SSLW 2015) will take place on 19th – 21st November 2015, at the Auckland University of Technology. The theme of the conference is: Learning to write for academic purposes: Advancing theory, research and practice.
Keynote speakers include:
- Ken Hyland, University of Hong Kong, China
- Rosa Manchón, University of Murcia, Spain
- Paul Kei Matsuda, Arizona State University, USA
Call for papers
Proposals are invited for 20-minute presentations on any topic related to theory, research, or teaching of L2 writing in academic contexts. Proposals, which should include a 50-word summary and a 300-word abstract, must be submitted electronically via the online proposal submission form (link no longer active), by Friday, 27th February 2015 (21:59 New Zealand Time). Notification of acceptance will be given by 27th March 2015. Interested authors are advised that the same person may submit one first-authored paper, and a total of two papers.
The registration fee covers admission to all presentations, the Welcome Reception and refreshments for the duration of the conference. The optional Symposium Dinner is not covered.
|Proposal submission deadline||27 February 2015|
|Notification of acceptance||27 March 2015|
|Registration opens||13 February 2015|
|Earlybird registration by||1 May 2015|
|Standard registration by||12 November 2015|
|Conference||19-21 November 2015|
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