2014 ICBCB Annual International Conference
Call for Papers
6th International Conference, Building Cultural Bridges: Integrating Languages, Linguistics, Literature, Translation and Journalism into Education
April, 24-25, 2014
Suleyman Demirel University
1/1 Ablaihan Street
Karasai district, Kaskelen, Almaty
Our mission is to promote intercultural tolerance and dialogue.
Our conference last year was a huge success and it is our great pleasure to invite you again to share your research, experiences, and educational innovations at the 6th ICBCB conference: Integrating Languages, Linguistics, Literature, Translation and Journalism into Education. Join us at ICBCB 2014 as we discover how educators from around the world are using innovative technologies to help students expand their horizons.
Conference events will include morning reception at our university, luncheon, coffee, tea and snack breaks. Our international guests will enjoy typical Kazakh dinner at a local restaurant and enjoy sightseeing of the city with a local guide.
We look forward to seeing you in Kazakhstan – the Land of Enchanted Horizons and our city Almaty also known as the City of Apples.
Ø Lingua-Cultural Conceptology: Current State and Perspectives
Ø Basic Dimensions and New Tendencies in Linguistics
Ø Contemporary Cultural Issues in Literary Studies: past, present and future
Ø Contemporary Topical Problems of Translation Studies
Ø Teaching Languages for Intercultural Communication: perspectives and opportunities
Ø Turkic Studies in the Context of Intercultural Dialogue: accomplishments and new concepts
Ø Pedagogy and Social Sciences in Intercultural Dialogue
Ø The Role of Social Media and Traditional Journalism as Chief Purveyors of Information to the Public
Ø Methodological Bases of Multilingual Educational System in the Context of Intercultural Dialogue
February 10, 2014 Submission deadline for abstracts
February 20, 2014 Notification of acceptance
March 15, 2014 Submission deadline for papers
Participation to only conference without cultural programs: $100 US dollars
(visa support letter fees 10.000 tenges covered by participants)
Conference papers (no longer than six A4 - size pages) should be written in Microsoft Office Word 2003, Times New Roman (14-font size, Margins: 3cm left, 1 cm right, 2 cm top and bottom) and edited according to Chicago Manual Style. The authors will have the full responsibility of accuracy and authenticity of their papers since they will be published as they are received without further proofreading and/or editing.
“A man becomes a person thanks to his intellect.”
Al Farabi (872-950 AD)
(Kazakh medieval philosopher, known in the Western world as Alfarabius)