Kyoto JALT:

Teaching Language and Teaching Gender in the EFL Classroom

Date: Sunday, October 30th, 2011 Time: 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

Speaker: Todd Squires, Gerry Yokota

Kyoto JALT and GALE (Gender Awareness in Language Education) SIG are collaborating once again by holding a joint event on Sunday 30 October, 2011 from 10:00 am at the Campus Plaza Kyoto. This event will be an opportunity to share your research as well as exchange ideas on gender and non-gender related classroom activities.

  • 10:20 - 11:00
    Todd Squires (Kinki University)
    The Masculine Structure of Desire: Power and English acquisition in a pre-departure EAP program
  • 11:10 - 11:40
    Gerry Yokota (Osaka University)
    How can movies be used in the EFL and/or Gender Studies classroom most effectively to enhance critical thinking and language skills?

For full details, please see the Kyoto JALT website.

Organization: Kyoto Chapter of the Japan Association for Language Teaching (Kyoto JALT)

Cost: JALT Members: free
Non-members: 1,000 yen

Venue: Campus Plaza, Kyoto (near JR Kyoto Station) map

Location: Kyoto City, Kyoto Prefecture, Japan


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