Conversations with a purpose: Reflecting on interviewing in EFL research (IATEFL ReSIG Pre-Conference Event)

Audio recorder and notes

The IATEFL conference in Birmingham is coming up, and those of you who have an interest in classroom-based research may want to attend the Research SIG Pre-Conference Event, which will take place on Tuesday 12th April 2016 (10:00-17:00). In the event, Dr Steve Mann (University of Warwick) will lead a workshop that aims to help participants understand how …

Punctuation..?

I was delighted to receive, a few days ago, a copy of Punctuation..?, a short reference book published by User Design. Unlike more cumbersome style guides, Punctuation..? is quite concise: it spans 35 A5-size pages. These contain 21 sections, focusing on different punctuation marks, such as ‘square brackets’ or ‘semi colon’. Each section describes the …

Language research, performance and the creative arts

The Marjorie and Arnold Ziff Building at the University of Leeds. Taken on the afternoon of Tuesday the 4th of May 2010.

If you happen to be in or around Leeds next month, you might be interested in a one-day seminar organised jointly by the University of Leeds Centre for Language Education Research (CLER) and members of the AHRC-funded Researching Multilingually at the Borders of Language, the Body, Law and the State project. The seminar, which will take place on Friday …