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Chapter proposals due 5/19 for an edited volume on teaching Russian

  • 1.  Chapter proposals due 5/19 for an edited volume on teaching Russian

    Posted 18-05-2021 07:00 AM

    Call for Proposals for Chapters and Case Studies: The due date is approaching  

    Russian as a Foreign Language: Dynamic Teaching for Dynamic Times

    Do you teach Russian as a foreign, second, or heritage language? Do you employ fun and engaging strategies instead of or in addition to a textbook that have your students beg for more Russian? Please consider submitting a proposal for a chapter or a case study in the edited volume Russian as a Foreign Language: Dynamic Teaching for Dynamic Times. We would like to hear from various fields and backgrounds of Russian language instruction. Language of publication: English; 1,500 to 5,000 words + references and appendices.

    We are equally interested in theory-heavy explorations and submissions that focus on teaching experience for the Case Study practice-oriented part. International teams of co-authors are especially encouraged: please consider reaching out to a colleague outside of your country.

    Submit proposals to the editor Svetlana Nuss, University of Alaska, via https://forms.gle/mSVjwczC9AN3mBPG6
    Proposal requirements: up to a 500-word expression of interest, outlining main arguments and methodology, if applicable.

    Timeline:

    - Up to 500-word expression of interest due: May 19, 2021
    - Notification of acceptance to proceed to chapter/case stage: May 25, 2021
    - First draft of chapters/case studies due: July 1, 2021
    - Revisions and peer review: draft of chapters/case studies due: July to September of 2021
    - Final manuscripts due: mid-October of 2021
    - Publication: Spring of 2022
    - Case-study submissions follow the same timeline and same general requirements



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    Svetlana Nuss
    United States
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