Conference Focus
Scholars from around the world are invited to submit papers written on substantial, original and unpublished research in any of the following broad thematic areas:

Area A: Language Pedagogy: ELT (theory, practice and application)
  • Techniques and Methods in language teaching/learning
  • Computer Assisted Language Learning (CALL)
  • Curriculum Development in Arab/Palestinian Contexts
  • Second Language Acquisitionآ آ (SLA)
  • Language Assessment and Testing
  • English for Specific Purposes (ESP)
  • Teacher Training
  • Teaching translation
  • Teaching Literature

Area B: Literature
  • Interdisciplinary Approaches to Literature
  • American Literature
  • English and Commonwealth Literature
  • Comparative Literature
  • Postcolonial and Global Literature
  • Palestinian Literature
Area C: Linguistics
  • Approaches to discourse and text analysis
  • Critical Discourse Analysis
  • Pragmatics/Semantics
  • Phonetics and Phonology
  • Translation studies
  • Psycholinguistics
  • Sociolinguistics: language and society, gender, etc.
  • Cognitive linguistics
  • Intercultural Communication
  • Stylistics
  • Contrastive Linguistics