04.03.2008

Programme

NORFACE Seminar Series

“Language policies, ideologies and rights in a globalised world”

Limerick, Armada Hotel, 4–7 March, 2008

Programme

Tuesday 4 March

Collection from Limerick Train Station or Shannon Airport; drive to Spanish Point

Organising into groups

Welcome and introduction: programme outline and objectives

Dinner in the Cape Restaurant

Social activity/Free time/Additional work time for individual groups or manifesto/planning group if desired

Wednesday 5 March

Breakfast

9.00-12.30 Three existing thematic groups convene

12.30-14.00 Lunch

14.00-14.30 Joint session setting goals for retheorising and manifesto

14.30-16.30 Break up into 3 groups for retheorising and manifesto writing

16.30-17.30 Joint session reporting back on retheorising/manifesto/future goals

Dinner in the Cape Restaurant

Social activity/Free time/Additional work time for individual groups or manifesto/planning group if desired

Thursday 6 March

Breakfast

9.00-12.30 Three existing thematic groups convene

12.30-14.00 Lunch, working lunch to plan for future events (those interested)

14.00-14.30 Joint session setting goals for retheorising and manifesto

14.30-16.30 Break up into 3 groups for retheorising and manifesto writing

16.30-17.30 Joint session reporting back on retheorising/manifesto/future goals

Dinner in the Cape Restaurant

Social activity/Free time/Additional work time for individual groups or manifesto/planning group if desired 

Friday 7 March

Breakfast

8.30-9.45 Joint session to present manifesto and set out future goals/plans and discuss these

10.00 Departure for Limerick station