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Language & Cultural Studies

ARABIC-NETWORK
This list is for teachers of Arabic in institutions of higher, further and secondary education to discuss issues policy, practice and resources.

BAKS
Announcements and discussion list for the Korean Studies community in the United Kingdom.

BRIDGE
BRIDGE is a network for PG students from any University and any discipline, with a research interest in East Asia. BRIDGE aims to circulate information on events, opportunities and activities relevant to East Asian Studies.

BULGARIA-DISCUSS
The aim of the mailing list is to establish a discussion and information forum for HE staff with specific interests in Bulgaria (language, history, culture, current reforms, collaboration in HE projects, etc).

CEELBAS-MASTERS
The CEELBAS Masters Postgraduate Network provides a forum for Masters degree students at all of the CEELBAS institutions to share information about forthcoming events and activities in Russian and East European Studies.

CHEST-HARPERCOLLINS
The CHEST/HarperCollins Special Offer mailing list for discussion between institutions licensed via CHEST for HarperCollins products.

CORPUSCALL
This list is used to discuss issues relating to the use of corpus resources, tools and methodologies in CALL.

EBL-IN-LANGUAGES
A discussion list for academic staff interested in Enquiry-Based Learning EBL as a teaching methodology for all aspects of modern languages curricula in higher education.

ESTUDOSGALEGOS
Lista de correo da Asociación Internacional de Estudos Galegos para o intercambio de información relacionada cos Estudos Galegos, perspectivas profesionais, e para favorecer o networking entre os seus membros.

GALICIAN-STUDIES
This list is for all those working in the field of Galician Studies to make announcements and share information about research, teaching, and developments in Galician Studies.

GFDS-LONDON
The purpose of this list is to pass on and exchange information about activities of the London branch of the 'Association for the German Language' / 'Gesellschaft für deutsche Sprache' (GfdS)

GSLG
Forum for members of the German Studies Library Group, both librarians and academics. The Group is concerned with provision of high quality library services in the field of German studies and seeks to enhance services by co-operative projects and good communication between members.

HENRYSWEETSOCIETY
The Henry Sweet Society for the History of Linguistic Ideas was founded in February 1984. Its aims are to promote and encourage the study of the history of all branches of linguistic thought, theoretical and applied, and including non-European traditions. Its fields of interest include the history both of the major subject areas of linguistics and also of more specialised topics, such as writing systems, literacy, rhetoric, and the application of linguistic ideas within professional and technical fields.

HISTORYOFMFL
This list is open to all those with an interest in the history of how foreign langauges have been taught and learnt in the UK, Europe, and elsewhere

HT-CHINA-VISIT
This list is used for the group of Headteachers to keep in contact and to discuss issues around the teaching and learning of Mandarin Chinese after their visit to China.

LANGUAGE-SELF-ACCESS
A list for managers of self-access centres for language resources. Sublist of plan

LIS-HEBRAICA-LIBS
For UK librarians in educational institutions with Hebraica collections to discuss matters of mutual concern such as collection development, cataloguing and meetings.

LITSIG
Discussion list fot the Special Interest Group for Literary and Cultural Studies, created by the LTSN Subject Centre for Languages, Linguistics and Area Studies

MANDARINCHINESE4PRIMARYSCHOOLS
This list is used by the Institute of Education Confucius Institute to support Primary Mandarin. It will provide a forum for the exchange of information, ideas and resources.

PALA-ANNOUNCE
The Poetics and Linguistics Association is an international academic for the linguistic study of literature, and related areas. The association website is www.pala.ac.uk. The current chair is Professor Paul Simpson of Queen's University, Belfast.

PALA-PED-SIG
A special interest group of the Poetics and Linguistics Association (PALA) for the discussion and promotion of rhetoric in teaching and learning.

PSIT-EDUCATION-TRAINING
To coordinate the higher education community training and public service interpreters and translators and encourage stakeholders to participate and share issues and information.

RENAISSANCE-OF-SUBJECTIVITY
This message board is chiefly intended to house discussions on selfhood, subjectivity and interiority in Shakespeare's Renaissance. Ultimately, we hope to continue these discussions up to and after the one-day conference held in June 2007.

RESIDENCE-ABROAD
A list for university tutors/coordinators of student residence abroad, undertaken as part of degree programmes.

SECOND-LANGUAGE-WRITING
Members of the Second Language Writing Group are working on the development of theoretical models and methodologies for research, aiming to extend knowledge about L2 writers, their written texts and their writing processes. Discussion should centre on research issues in these areas.

STRAP
Stage Translation Research Adaptation Practice is an international discussion forum for researchers and practitioners interested in stage translation and adaptation. It is intended that this forum will help subscribers to create networks and further the discipline.

TAMIL
This list is to serve a workshop which has been funded under an AHRC international research network

TESTUNAU
Fforwm i drafod testunau Cymraeg ar ffurf gyfrifiadurol. Trafodir creu arch if o destunau o bob cyfnod; safonau encodio, tagio, ffontiau, setiau cymeri adau, trefn goladu, a meddalwedd. (A forum, chiefly in Welsh, for discussing Welsh texts in computer-readable form.)

TRANSLATINGCULTURES
The list will be linked to the Arts and Humanities Research Council 'translating cultures' theme, and will allow discussion of questions relating to this subject area.

TRANSLATION-AND-INTERPRETING
A discussion forum for the Routes into Languages Translation and Interpreting Networks. The Routes programme aims to promote the study of languages in HEIs.

TRELLIS
The list is primarily intended for academic staff teaching and researching in English Language and Linguistics in universities in the UK. Members will discuss current issues of interest and concern to the HE linguistics community.

URUGUAYRESEARCHNETWORK
The Uruguay Research Network (URN) aims to bring together students, academics and researchers from a variety of academic disciplines united by a common interest in Uruguay. The network wishes to draw together people working on Uruguay that may otherwise not know each other; in this way, the network aims facilitate debate and discussion, exchange information on relevant conferences and news on Uruguay, organise events and establish a forum for continued interaction and communication among scholars on Uruguay. The network is open to students (both undergraduate and postgraduate), academic staff and researchers. It is a UK based network but anyone is welcome to join; we particularly welcome members from Uruguay itself. English and Spanish are the working languages of the network.

VLE-LANGUAGES-USER-GROUP
The list is aimed at providing a forum in which practice can be shared between language and related studies practitioners in Higher Education who are using Virtual Learning Environments

WELL
This is an open list for discussion and news about WELL - Web Enhanced Language Learning. This list has been retained - 25/11/13. The archives have been locked for viewing only. No new messages may be posted and the list will not accept new subscribers

WHITE-SPACES
This list facilitates networking between participants of the 'White Spaces'conference stream at Gender Work and Organization 07 and others.

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