1st West Tennessee Foreign Language Colloquium
Saturday, March 4th 2006

University of Tennessee at Martin
Martin, Tennessee

Send abstracts (via email only) by October 31st  2005 to: Dr. Lúcia Flórido (lflorido@utm.edu)
Please include in the abstract (200 words max, title included) name, rank, institution and language in which paper will be presented.


Selected papers will be published in the 1st issue of the

    West Tennessee Foreign Language Review

Registration fees:
    Faculty:  $40
    Graduate students:  $25

Papers should focus on the following areas:


   -->Foreign Literature in French, German and Spanish
            Literature and graphic arts and art criticism
            Comparative literature
            Literature and cinema
            Literature and music
            Literature and issues of sexuality
            Literature and history, gender studies and culture
            Literature and war
            Literature and democracy

    -->Foreign Language Linguistics, Language for Business and Teaching Methods (to be presented in English)

    -->The teaching of less commonly taught languages: challenges, materials and techniques (to be presented in English)


The University of Tennessee at Martin does not discriminate on the basis of race, gender, color, religion, national origin, age, disability or Vietnam veteran status in provision of educational opportunities or employment opportunities or benefits.