Internationale Konferenz

Multilingual Awareness and Multilingual Practices (MAMP18)


The conference considers all aspects of the linguistic and sociolinguistic competences and practices of bi-/multilingual speakers who cross existing social and linguistic boundaries, adopting or adapting themselves to new and overlapping linguistic spaces.

We invite papers in all areas of research in bi-/multilingualism, whether or not linked directly to the overarching conference theme, including, but not limited to, linguistics, sociolinguistics, psycholinguistics, neurolinguistics, clinical linguistics, education, bi-/multilingual societies.

Topics will include:

  • (multiple) language acquisition and learning (L3, L4, Lx);
  • psycho- and neurolinguistics of multilingualism;
  • translanguaging;
  • early bilingualism and heritage language development;
  • speech processing in bi-/multilinguals;
  • trans/multilingual language use in different contexts;
  • multilingual education;
  • bi-/multiculturalism;
  • bi-/multilingual language policies;
  • literacy in multiple languages (pluriliteracy);
  • intercultural and globalisation issues related to multilingualism.

Proposal Submission Deadline: 15 August 2018

Registration will be possible from 1 September 2018

  •    Early-bird registration (from 1 September 2018 till 30 September 2018)
    •    Amount:  180
    •    Discounted rate: € 120 (PhD students)
  •    Regular registration from 1 October 2018 onwards
    • Amount:  240
    • Discounted rate: € 160 (PhD students)
  • Conference dinner: € 35 (to be paid extra)