FLAVA Conference 2014 – Language Matters

See a video on how to propose a FLAVA Conference session

 It’s time to propose a session for the 2014 FLAVA Conference in Williamsburg September 25-27 at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel. Click here to see a video how to write a proposal videoexplaining how and here to find the proposal form. Proposals will be accepted through April 18. It’s also time to nominate a colleague for our annual awards. To register for this year’s conference click here; to view hotel information click here.

We were glad to have seen so many of you at this year’s conference!  Over 500 educators attended in 2013, and countless new friendships and connections were made. Some 30 exhibitors supported us. Presenters’ documents and Power Points are uploaded on this page (see link to the right) and photos and award information is coming soon. If you have more materials to share, please send them to nfeigenbaum@cox.net 2014 conference cover pageMany thanks again to our wonderful Keynote Speaker: Terrell A. Morgan, Spanish and linguistics professor at The Ohio State University, an expert in the “real life” differences in language from country to country. Want to read more “Calebisms” and “Rubenisms”? Here is Dr. Morgan’s website: http://people.cohums.ohio-state.edu/morgan3/. For the Digital Catalog of the Sounds of Spanish click here: http://dialectos.osu.edu/ and for his summer abroad program click here: http://oia.osu.edu/ssast.