Title: The Future of Learning: Critical Perspectives on Higher Education in the Digital Age
Day: 13th May 2015
Time: 10:00am to 16:00
Location: Preston City Campus, PR1 2HE
Professor James Paul Gee will be visiting the University of Central Lancashire as part of its Distinguished Speaker Programme between 11-13th May 2015. A symposium will take place on 13th May which will be of interest to teachers and researchers working in discourse analysis, applied linguistics, situated learning, literacy studies, game-based learning and computer-assisted learning in general.
Professor James Paul Gee (Arizona State University)
Professor Norman Fairclough (Lancaster University)
Professor Cathy Burnett (Sheffield Hallam University)
Associate Professor Steve Wheeler (Plymouth University)
Abstracts are being accepted for 20-minute paper presentations (ca. 250 words) to be sent by 20th March to Dr Michael Thomas (MThomas4@uclan.ac.uk) stating your name, position and institution.
The event is free for participants but prior registration via the organiser is required for all audience members (MThomas4@uclan.ac.uk).
Travel information to the university is provided here: http://www.uclan.ac.uk/visit/how_to_find_us.php
Dr Michael Thomas BA (Hons) M.Ed. MBA Ph.D. FHEA FRSA
Reader and Associate Professor in Digital Education and Learning
University of Central Lancashire
Preston PR1 2HE
T: +44 (0) 1772 893148
Project Coordinator/Principal Investigator: EU FP7 CAMELOT Project (2013-2015)
Faculty Affiliate: Berkman Center for Internet & Society, Harvard University (2013-2014)
Series Editor: Digital Education & Learning (Palgrave)
Series Editor: Advances in Digital Language Learning & Teaching (Bloomsbury)