Friday, 5:15–6:30 p.m., 208, JW Marriott
Neoliberal Policies, Lingua Franca, and Multilingualism
Program arranged by the forum LSL Language and Society. Presiding: A. Suresh Canagarajah, Penn State Univ., University Park
1. “Deconstructing Lingua Franca and the Global Village,” Cristina Migliaccio, Saint John’s Univ., NY
2. “Resilient Multilingualism: Two Case Studies,” Kiran Mascarenhas, Seattle Pacific Univ.
3. “Reconsidering Neoliberalist Logics in English Teaching: An Investigation of the Hiring Practices of Multilinguals from the Perspectives of Human Resources Representatives,” Jerry Lee, Univ. of California, Irvine
4. “Teaching the White Language: Neoliberalism and Monocultural English in Korea,” Christopher Jenks, Univ. of South Dakota
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