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Multiculturalism and Multilingualism in Canada
Department of Modern Languages and Literatures
In collaboration with the Canadian Commission for UNESCO
University of Ottawa, 21-22 February 2015
This interdisciplinary symposium opens the dialogue on the history, present and future of multiculturalism and multilingualism in Canada. It coincides with the UNESCO’s International Mother Language Day (21st of February) observed every year since 2000 to promote linguistic and cultural diversity and multilingualism.
May Telmissany, Associate professor (University of Ottawa)
Joerg Esleben, Associate professor (University of Ottawa)
Cristina Perrisinotto, Associate professor (University of Ottawa)
Elena Valenzuela, Assistant professor (University of Ottawa)