The Malaysia International Conference on Languages, Literatures and Cultures (MICOLLAC) is a biennial conference organised by the Department of English, Faculty of Modern Languages and Communication, Universiti Putra Malaysia.
DENNIS HASKELL is the author of 8 collections of poetry and 14 volumes of literary scholarship. He is the recipient of the Western Australia Premier’s Prize for Poetry, the A A Phillips Prize, an Honorary Doctorate of Letters, and Membership of the Order of Australia for “services to literature, … to education and to intercultural understanding”.
Zoltán Kövecses is Professor Emeritus in the Department of American Studies at Eötvös Loránd University, Budapest, Hungary. His research focuses on conceptual metaphor theory, the language of emotions, and the relationship between metaphor and culture. His major publications include Metaphor and Emotion (2000, Cambridge UP), Metaphor in Culture (2005, Cambridge UP), Language, Mind, and Culture (2006, Oxford UP), Metaphor. A Practical Introduction (2002/2010, Oxford UP), Where Metaphors Come From (2015, Oxford UP), and Extended Conceptual Metaphor Theory (2020, Cambridge UP).
Professor Dr. Abdul Mu’ati @ Zamri Ahmad
Shamala Paramasivam is associate professor specialising in discourse analysis, language, culture and communication, ESP and TESOL. She serves as associate editor on Asian ESP and actively reviews papers for other journals. She works keenly in educational and professional settings and has published widely on these topics. Her current projects are in oral communication and technology in higher education.
|1 September 2019||First Call for Paper|
|31 January 2020||Deadline for Abstract Submission|
|28 February 2020||Notification of Acceptance of Abstracts|
|30 April 2020||Early Bird Registration deadline|
|31 May 2020||Registration and Full Payment of Presenters|
|31 May 2020||Deadline for Conference Proceedings Submission|
|TBA||Deadline for Full Paper Submission for Journal Articles|
|24 August 2020||Pre-registration begins at HOTEL ISTANA|
|25-27 August 2020||MICOLLAC 2020 Conference|
|Early Bird Rate |
(by 30 April 2020)
|Normal Rate |
(after 30 April 2020)
|Students (Malaysian and International Delegates studying in Malaysia)||RM 700||RM 750|
|International Students||USD 200||USD 250|
|Non-student (Malaysian delegates)||RM 750||RM 800|
|Non-student (International delegates)||USD 250||USD 300|
Presenters should complete registration and payment of conference fee by 31 May 2020 for the paper to be scheduled in the conference.
|MICOLLAC 2020 LOCAL DELEGATES||RM 80|
|MICOLLAC 2020 INTERNATIONAL DELEGATES||USD 50|
Details about the workshops will be provided soon.
Hotel Istana Kuala Lumpur. Click here to go to the hotel website
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