Yokohama JALT:

(1) Critical Media Literacy; (2) Global Issues in Scholarly Writing: Towards Academic Publication

Date: Sunday, October 21st, 2012 Time: 1:00 PM - 5:00 PM

Speaker: (1) Anna Husson Isozaki; (2) Atsushi Iida

The first presentation is on critical media literacy empowering university-level English learners to access and understand news, and to sort truth from spin. The second presentation aims to discuss global issues of scholarly writing and to provide a practical guideline for academic publication. The presenter - a teacher and researcher of writing - will share his personal experience of publishing in peer-reviewed English journals.

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

Cost: JALT Members: free
Non-members: 1000 yen (500 yen for students)

Venue: Yokohama City University, Language Lab 2 map

Location: Yokohama City, Kanagawa Prefecture, Japan


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