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Conference: Multilingualism and multi-identities in Wales: a creative approach to research and practice

Last Updated: 14 Aug 2019

Wednesday, 6 November 2019

Multilingualism and multi-identities in Wales: a creative approach to research and practice.

This conference will bring together researchers and practitioners from within Wales and beyond to discuss the relationship between bilingualism and multilingualism.

Wales has a long and successful history of promoting bilingualism, but now, with the overall decline in MFL uptake in Wales and the UK, there is more need than ever to advocate for multilingualism. In both research and practice, there is scope for these fields to become more aligned, learning from each other’s good practice, creativity and innovation.

The conference aims to explore the relationship between official bilingualism, in Wales and in similar nations, and the multilingual reality of modern-day communities, understanding these factors as key to promoting multilingualism and negotiating our position in a global world. Read more... >>>>>