Specifically, the topics under discussion will be the following:
- Analysis and evaluation of language policies and language planning; - educational policies regarding bilingualism and cultural diversity; - literacy acquisition in migration context; - superdiversity and linguistic landscape; - language and economy.
The Summer School will also provide information on research methodologies, both quantitative and qualitative in the domain of linguistics, sociolinguistics and ethnographic research.
Invited speakers: - prof. Joseph Lo Bianco, University of Melbourne; - prof. Michele Gazzola, Humboldt-Universität zu Berlin; - prof. Massimiliano Spotti, Tilburg University; - professors from the University for Foreigners in Siena.
Languages: Italian and English
Who is invited to participate?
- Ph.D. students, Ph.D. fellows and researchers interested in the topics of the Summer School - Italian teachers, school headmasters, delegates for immigrant minority students in Italian schools, stakeholders in migration policies
When and where? The Summer School will be held from 23th to 27th July 2018 at the University for Foreigners in Siena.
MIME researcher Federico Gobbo has a new position as Visiting Professor at the University of Torino where he will teach a course entitled "Multilingualism, Mobility and Inclusion in Europe" from April to June 2018.