CFP: Language, Culture, and Technologies (Lithuania) (1/25/06; 5/19/06-5/21/06)

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Ruta Veteryte
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Dear Colleague,

We have a great pleasure in inviting you to participate in the fourth =
international conference


at Kaunas University of Technology (

Kaunas, LITHUANIA,=20

19-21 May, 2006


We invite teachers, scholars and postgraduate students to participate =
and to contribute papers to the fourth international conference hosted =
by Kaunas University of Technology, Lithuania.


For effective communication across cultures one needs not only =
linguistic competence, but also social communicative skills and =
intercultural awareness. Language education could play a crucial role in =
stimulating a better understanding and mutual respect between different =
cultures. It is very important to develop communicative and =
intercultural competence necessary to participate fully in our modern =

The objective of the conference is to provide an international forum for =
researchers from around the world to exchange practices as well as to =
stimulate the implementation of innovative approaches into the studies =
of modern languages and culture.

The conference is expected to result in a broadening of the knowledge =
base of international Digital Technologies development, to foster the =
formation of professional networks among participants.=20


The conference will include a number of plenary, paper presentation =
sessions and round table discussions.


THE LANGUAGES OF THE CONFERENCE: English, German, French, Russian and =


SUGGESTED TOPICS are recommended, but not limited to the following =


r Linguistics

r Sociolinguistics

r Problems of Translation and Intercultural Communication

r Language and Technologies

r Culture in the Context of Globalization and Glocalization

r Means of Intercultural Communication: Music, Language, Arts and =


Selected papers on languages will be published.


The deadline for submission of abstracts and registration forms is =
January 25, 2006.


Full details including online call for papers form are at the conference =

Send abstracts in the original language of the article (250-300 words) =

Visit the conference website for important dates and register your =
interest now!

For more information please contact

Please pass the information to your colleagues who might be interested.

Looking forward to meeting you in Kaunas!


Yours Sincerely,

Vilmante Liubiniene

 Chair of the Conference

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