Wednesday, 28 December
235. Researching Advanced Foreign Language Learning
1:45–3:00 p.m., Map, Washington Hilton
Program arranged by the Division on Applied Linguistics
Presiding: Julie Anne Belz, Penn State Univ., University Park
1. “Dispreferred Responses in Interlanguage Pragmatics: A Conversation-Analytic Perspective in the Oral Discourse of Advanced Learners of Spanish,” J. César Félix-Brasdefer, Indiana Univ., Bloomington
2. “A Neurocognitive Study of Advanced Spanish Second Language Acquisition,” Harriet Bowden, Georgetown Univ.
3. “Enhancing Advanced Foreign Language Learning: An Investigation of the Role of Pedagogical Tasks and Focus on Form in the Acquisition of Discourse Markers by Advanced Learners of Spanish,” Maria J. De La Fuente, Vanderbilt Univ.