Reframing Multilingualism in the Classroom: A Poetic Celebration of Diversity

Event Details
  • Date/Time:
    • Tuesday April 8, 2014 - Wednesday April 9, 2014
      3:00 pm - 3:59 pm
  • Location: Stephen C. Hall Building 102, Atlanta, GA
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Contact

mirja.lobnik@lmc.gatech.edu

Summaries

Summary Sentence: Sponsored by Georgia Tech's Writing and Communication Program, the event will feature international Georgia Tech students reading poetry

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The World Englishes Committee will present a poetic celebration of diversity at Georgia Tech. Sponsored by Georgia Tech's Writing and Communication Program, the event will feature international Georgia Tech students reading poetry from their home countries both in the original language and in English and conclude with a question and answer panel discussion of innovative teaching methods that incorporate the diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds of Georgia Tech students. 

The event celebrates the diverse perspectives that Georgia Tech's international students bring to the classroom and to campus life and culture and that strives to build bridges between words and worlds.

Refreshments will be served.

Additional Information

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Groups

School of Literature, Media, and Communication

Invited Audience
Public
Categories
Arts and Performance
Keywords
poetry
Status
  • Created By: Carol Senf
  • Workflow Status: Published
  • Created On: Mar 24, 2014 - 6:49am
  • Last Updated: Oct 7, 2016 - 10:07pm