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From Inter-disciplinarity to Transdisciplinarity: the potentials of translanguaging

August 30, 2016 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm

Speaker(s): Dr. Clarissa Menezes Jordão

Affiliation: Universidade Federal do Paraná, Brazil

Organised by: Dr Su-Ming Khoo

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A collaborative research seminar and dialogue with visiting researcher, Clarissa Menezes Jordão.  Clarissa Menezes Jordão holds a PhD in Literary Education at Universidade Federal do Paraná in Brazil. She currently teaches EFL at undergraduate level and Applied Linguistics at graduate level at UFPR, Brazil. Her main research interests are in the areas of teacher education, critical literacy in EFL and post-structuralist theories on language and meaning-making.

This seminar should be of interest to a wide range of researchers, teachers and practitioners interested in linguistics, the fate of disciplinarity, inter-disciplinary work and the theory and/or practice of transdisciplinarity.

This seminar has been made possible by the Irish Research Council New Foundations project: UNIFY-SDG University-Based Research and Education for Youth Solidarity and Equality toward the SDGs.

RSVP: suming.khoo@nuigalway.ie if you intend to attend and would like coffee, tea, etc.