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11th International Language and Development Conference on Multilingualism and Development

30 November 2015 |

11th International Language and Development Conference on Multilingualism and Development

Dr James Simpson appeared as keynote speaker at the 11th International Language and Development Conference, on Multilingualism and Development, held in New Delhi, 18-20 November 2015.

The title of his talk was ‘Translanguaging in the Contact Zone: Language Use in Superdiverse Urban Areas.’ He talked about the current AHRC-funded TLang project (Translation and Translanguaging: Investigating Linguistic and Cultural Transformations in Superdiverse Wards in Four UK Cities).

While there, he appeared on Indian national TV, on NDTV’s Mindspace show, discussing linguistic diversity in India. See him in action here.

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