November 2, 2022
In her talk, Dr. Piller will discuss how people face language barriers to full and equitable participation in education, employment, healthcare, and all aspects of the life of the community
The Department of French and Francophone Studies (FFS) is delighted to invite you to the next installment of the FFS Fall 2022 Virtual Speaker Series, Linguistic Diversity: History-Contexts-Challenges. Our third event, scheduled for Wednesday 2 November at 4:30 p.m. EST on Zoom, will feature Dr. Ingrid Piller, Distinguished Professor of Applied Linguistics at Macquarie University, Sydney, Australia, where she previously served as Executive Director of the Adult Migrant English Program Research Centre (AMEP RC). This event is sponsored by the Department of French and Francophone Studies and the Center for Civic Learning and Engagement.