Language Education and Globalization

APR 03, 2014 | 6:30 PM

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WHERE:

The Graduate Center
365 Fifth Avenue

ROOM:

9100: Skylight Room

WHEN:

April 03, 2014: 6:30 PM

CONTACT INFO:

ADMISSION:

Free

Description

This event will feature presentations from two prominent thinkers on the subject of language education and globalization:

“Teaching Foreign Languages in an Era of Globalization” 
Claire Kramsch, University of California, Berkeley

“Language Education and Late Capitalism”
Monica Heller, University of Toronto

Organized by the Institute for Language Education in Transcultural Context (ILETC) and the Hispanic and Luso-Brazilian Literatures and Languages Program. Co-sponsored by the Urban Education Program and the Anthropology Program.