Imagination and Language: The International Linguistic Association’s 54th Annual Conference

Since 1955 the International Linguistic Association has sponsored an Annual Linguistics Conference in order to provide a forum for the exchange of ideas and research in progress among members of the International Linguistic Community.

The ILA’s 54th annual conference will take place this weekend (April 3-5). Papers on a wide variety of topics in languages and linguistics will be presented, and the conference will take place at St. John’s University in Manhattan.

This year’s conference will focus on the role of language and imagination in learning and teaching. Invited speakers include:

DR. ELENA KRAVTSOVA-VYGOTSKY – RUSSIAN STATE UNIVERSITY FOR HUMANITIES, MOSCOW, RUSSIA; GRANDDAUGHTER OF LEV S. VYGOTSKY

DR. MAXINE GREENE – TEACHERS COLLEGE, COLUMBIA UNIVERSITY, NEW YORK, NY

DR. CLYDE COREIL – NEW JERSEY CITY UNIVERSITY, JERSEY CITY, NJ

DR. STEVEN BROWN – MCMASTER UNIVERSITY, HAMILTON, ONTARIO, CANADA

For more information on the conference, please visit the ILA website.