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After the Conference

The 31st Annual Congress of the Applied Linguistics Association of Australia took place at the University of Queensland in Brisbane, Australia on July 5th-8th . The congress was attended by approximately 200 participants. The program comprised 142 individual papers and six invited colloquia. The congress was once again a very international affair, in keeping with the congress theme, with participants from not only all over Australia, but also from Canada, Chile, China, Germany, Finland, Greece, Hong Kong, Iran, Italy, Japan, Macao, Malaysia, New Zealand, South Korea, Singapore, Spain, Sweden, Taiwan, the United Kingdom, and the United States.

ALAA presenters are reminded that a number of selected papers will be included in a book on Global Tensions (preliminary title) to be edited by Christina Gitsaki and published by Cambridge Scholars Press. If you are interested in having your paper published,you need to send it to Christina c.gitsaki@uq.edu.au as a .doc file by August 6th. For more information, please contact Christina directly.

Thank you again, for making this congress a successful one.
On behalf of the organising committee,
Dr. Christina Gitsaki
School of Education
The University of Queensland

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Conference Program

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Titles and Abstracts

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