Who Owns English? Exploring Linguistic Ideologies in High School Textbooks

Sunday, May 21, 2017 - 3:00pm to 5:00pm
Event Speaker: 
Rob McGregor (Hiroshima Motomachi Municipal Senior High School)
Fee for JALT members: 
Free
Fee for non-JALT members: 
1,000 yen (Students 500 yen)

While sentence-level ideologies may be readily engaged in the classroom, those manifesting across an entire curriculum are often less apparent. Presenting the results of a corpus-driven study, the presenter will examine discourse on first and second language use in high school textbooks. For details, please see recent Hiroshima JALT emails.