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Distinguished Lecturers in Multilingualism and Language Learning


Who: Lawrence Venuti, Distinguished Professor of English, Translation Theory and History at Temple University.

Topic: Traduttore Traditore: The Instrumentalism of Conventional Wisdom 

Where: Norris University Center, Room 202

When: 3PM on Wednesday, December 5, 2018.

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Who: Antonella Sorace, Professor of Developmental Linguistics at the University of Edinburgh and the founding director of the information and consultancy centre Bilingualism Matters.

Topic: Investing in Multilingualism

Where: McCormick Tribune Forum

When: 4PM on Wednesday, May 9, 2018.

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Who: Judith Kroll, Distinguished Professor of Psychology, Linguistics, and Women's Studies at University of California, Riverside.

Topic: Consequences of bilingualism for mind, brain, and society

Where: Louis Room, Norris University Center

When: 3PM on Wednesday, November 29, 2017.

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Who: Boaz Keysar, Director of the Mulitlingualism and Decision-Making Lab, Department of Psychology, University of Chicago

Topic: Living in a Foreign Tongue: Decision making, judgment, and ethical choice in native and non-native languages

Where: Harris Hall 107, Northwestern University

When: 3PM on Wednesday, November 30, 2016

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