Friday, 29 December
588. Researching Second Language Cultural Competence
7:15–8:30 p.m., Washington C, Loews
Program arranged by the Division on Applied Linguistics
Presiding: Seiichi Makino, Princeton Univ.
1. “Second Language Cultural Competence from the Student’s First Culture,” Frederick H. White, Slippery Rock Univ.
2. “The Architecture of Cultural Background Knowledge: The Roles of Procedural and Declarative Knowledge Structures for L-2 Reading,” Per Urlaub, Stanford Univ.
3. “Latino Culture in Spanish Language Education: An Examination of High School Textbooks and Learning Standards,” Patricia A. Thomas, Emory Univ.