2015-2016 Seminars: Naqvi, Merchant, Green, Alvermann, Nieto

Speakers for 2015-2016 Series

 

Thank you to all of our speakers for the 2015-2016 series. Please access their seminar talks on the GCLR YouTube Channel.

September 13, 2015: Rahat Naqvi, Werklund School of Education, University of Calgary, Canada. “The Evolving Face of Literacy: What Role can Languages Play in Mainstream Classrooms?”    

Dr. Rahat Naqvi, University of Calagary, Canada

October 18, 2015: Guy Merchant, Sheffield Hallam University, United Kingdom. “New Mobile Literacies”; 11:00 a.m. USA/New York time zone

Dr. Guy Merchant, Sheffield Hallam University, United Kingdom

 

November 8, 2015: Dr. Bill Green, Charles Sturt University, New South Wales, Australia. “Literacy in 3D and Beyond?”; 7;00 p.m. USA/Eastern time zone.  

Dr. Bill Green, Charles Sturt University, New South Wales, Australia

 

March 6, 2016: Donna E. Alvermann, University of Georgia, USA, “A Critical Untangling of Adolescents’ Literacy Practices and Popular Culture”, 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time Zone/USA

Dr. Donna Alvermann, University of Georgia, USA

 

April 17, 2016: Dr. Sonia Nieto, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, USA; “Language, Literacy, and Diversity: The Imperative for All Teachers to Address Culture, Race, and Other Differences”; 7:00 p.m. Eastern Time/USA

Sonia Nieto.2016