Programme

 

 

The 1st International Conference on Linguistic and Intercultural Education

1 Decembrie 1918 University

Alba Iulia 2008, 27 - 29 November

 

PROGRAMME

 

 

Wednesday 26th
Afternoon
ROOM:
Building:

 17:30 – Conference Registration

19:00 – Welcome Buffet

 

 

Thursday 27th
ROOM:
Building:

8:00 – Conference Registration

8:30 – Welcome Address
- Prof. Achim Ioan Moise, President of 1 Decembrie 1918
University
- Prof. Ileana Voichita Ghemes, Dean of the Faculty of History
and Philology
- Associate prof. Diana Campan, Head of the Romanian Language Department, in charge with International Relations

8:45 – Opening Address
- Assoc. Prof. Rodica Pioariu, Head of the Department of Modern
Languages and President of the CIEL Centre
- Senior Lecturer Teodora Popescu, Conference co-chair

PLENARY SESSION
9:00 – 9:45 – Cornelia Ilie (Örebro), Beyond the logos of multilingualism: The ethos of rhetoric in intercultural education

9:45 – 10:00 – Official opening of the francophone sessions
François Richerme (Centre Culturel Français de Cluj-Napoca)

10:00 – 10:30 – Coffee Break

PLENARY SESSION
10:30 – 11:15 – Giovanna Campani (Florence), Europe and her languages
11:15 – 12:00 – Ecaterina Popa (Cluj-Napoca), Languages in a Wider Europe and Linguistic Policies

12:00 – 13:30 – Lunch Break

PARALLEL SESSIONS
13:30 – 15:00

15:00 – 15:30 – Coffee Break

PARALLEL SESSIONS
15:30 – 17:00

17:00 – 17:15 – Short Break

PARALLEL SESSIONS
17:15 – 18:45

19:00– Guided tour of 1 Decembrie 1918 University

20:00 – Official Conference Dinner

 

 

Friday 28th
ROOM:
Building:

PLENARY SESSION:
8:30 – 9:15 – Roberto Marafioti (Bueonos Aires), Multiculturalism and
Multilingualism. Generalised dialogism or monologism?
9:15 – 10:00 – Mihai Cimpoi (Chisinau), to be announced

10:00 – 10:30 – Coffee Break

PLENARY SESSIONS
10:30 – 11:15 – Mircea Malita (Bucuresti)
11:15 – 12:00 – Virgil Stanciu (Cluj-Napoca), Recent English Fiction and the Lure of History

12:00 – 13:30 – Lunch Break

13:30 – 14:00OUP Presentation

PARALLEL SESSIONS
14:00 – 15:30

15:30 – 16:00 – Coffee Break

PARALLEL SESSIONS
16:00 – 17:30

17:30 – 17:45 – Short Break

PARALLEL SESSIONS
17:45 – 19:15

19:30 – Buffet

 

 

Saturday 29th

9:30 11:30  Guided tour of Alba Iulia

9:30 Meeting point: 1 Decembrie 1918 University, main entrance

 

The Route of the Three Fortifications

Historical and Cultural tour of Alba Iulia : visit to the Roman-Catholic Cathedral, The Union Museum and Hall and The Reunification Cathedral

12:00 – Medieval Lunch (optional, 30 Euro)

15:00 – 18.30 – Visit to the Fortress of Câlnic (Kelling) – a Saxon
fortress from the 13th Century (optional, 15 Euro)

19:00 – Conference Closing

19:30 – Farewell Cocktail