Conference Alert!: Academic Language Conferences  By

Conference Alert!: Academic Language Conferences

If you’re a language student or professor, be sure to check out these upcoming academic conferences, as they are perfect events to enhance language learning.


The Modern Language Association

January 7-10, 2016

Austin, Texas

“The largest scholarly meeting in the humanities, the MLA convention brings together thousands of members to discuss new research, participate in workshops, and build their professional networks.” The theme for the 2016 MLA convention is Literature and Its Publics: Past, Present, and Future.


The American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages

November 20-22, 2015

San Diego, California

Renowned traveler Rick Steves is to Keynote ACTFL 2015. The annual convention and World Languages provides the opportunity to engage in educational language sessions and interact with exhibiting companies showcasing their products and services. This international event brings together more than 6,000 language educators from all languages, levels and assignments.


 ‘Conference Alert!’ will keep you in-the-know about upcoming academic conventions and conferences. Each article in this series previews deadlines for abstracts and proposals for a specific area of study. Conferences are great opportunities to enhance your sabbatical travel experience. Let us know what you think! Connect with us on FacebookTwitter, or Google +.

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