Refereed papers and invited papers

Relazioni a convegni e seminari

Recent refereed and invited papers

Relazione con Ivana Marenzi: Pre- and in-service teacher education: Crossing boundaries in a virtual professional community - Annual conference of the BAAL Language Learning and Teaching SIG: Crossing boundaries: language and Teaching Inside and Outside the Classroom - 30th of June -1st of July 2016 - Department of Linguistics and English Language, University of Lancaster, UK.

Relazione: The Real Wealth of Nations by Riane Eisler. Liceo Scientifico Statale ‘Michelangelo Grigoletti’ – Pordenone, Italia – 22-2-2016.

 Relazione: The Real Wealth of Nations by Riane Eisler. Istituto Tecnico Statale ‘Cecilia Deganutti’ – Udine, Italia – 21-1-2016.

 Relazione: Lifelong learning for language teachers: Crossing boundaries through the YELL/TELL language teacher collaborative platform.  In collaborazione con Ivana Marenzi (L3S Research Center, Leibniz University, Hannover, Germany) -  Alpen Adria Anglistics Conference Crossing Borders and Challenging Boundaries - Anglistics Studies in the Alps-Adriatic - Klagenfurt, Austria – 25-27 settembre 2015.

 Relazione Teachers’ online searches for Open Educational Resources: Critical reflection for shared practice – In collaborazione con Ivana Marenzi (L3S Research Center, Hannover) – 26-29 Augosto 2015 – EUROCALL Conference: Critical CALL – University of Padua, Italy.

Relazione Metalearning for teachers in a lifelong perspective: sharing multiliteracy experiences in a virtual social professional environment. In collaborazione con Ivana Marenzi. "Language and Technology: methods, tools and new environments for language learning and applied linguistics" 15th International Conference, University of Salento, Lecce, Italy, 19th-21st February 2015.

Relazione Teachers’ search for and reflection on Open Access Resources for language teaching: towards Sharing Open Access Practice – In collaborazione con Ivana Marenzi (L3S Research Center, Hannover) – 22-24 January 2015 – LLAS 10th e-Learning Symposium – University of Southampton, UK.

RelazioneLa lingua inglese nel mondo accademico e nella ricerca scientifica e tecnologica tra dominanza e criticità – 12 settembre 2014 – Presentatione su invito al Corso di formazione per insegnanti organizzato dall’IPRASE – Trento: Leggere e scrivere. Matematica Fisica e Scienze.

RelazioneEcology for children in open-access websites: A study on multimodal and multiliteracy awareness – 4-6 settembre 2014 - presentazione al Convegno Internazionale: 47th Annual Meeting of the British Association for Applied Linguistic - Learning, Working and Communicating in a Global Context – University of Warwick (UK).

RelazioneYELLing and TELLing communities: LearnWeb2.0 for language teacher education – 28 luglio 2014 Presentazione (invited talk) in collaborazione con studentessa di tesi Emma D’Amore al L3S Research Center, Università Leibniz di Hannover, Germania.

Lingua franca oggi: l’inglese sulle orme del latino? 14 March 2014 – IPRASE, Trento, Italy. Invited talk for the teacher training course Latina Docenda organised by IPRASE, Trento, Italy.

Erasmus scholar in the Department of Media and Communication of the University of Leicester, UK: 16-22 November, 2013.

Multimodal awareness and metasemiotic strategies for children in ecology discourse for educational purposes – ACT Access Through Texts Meeting– University of Messina, Italy – 11-12 November, 2013

Young Learners’ Websites and Critical Awareness: Remediation Strategies in Multimodal Metalanguage. In collaborazione con Nickolas Komninos. XXVI Convegno dell’Associazione Italiana Anglisti – Università di Parma, Italy -12-14 settembre 2013.

YELLing communities: A social platform for sharing practice and reflection in pre-service and in-service teacher training. In collaborazione con Ivana Marenzi (L3S research Center, Leibniz University of Hanover, Germany) -  British Association of Applied Linguistics Annual Conference – Heriot-Watt University, Edinburgh, Scotland - 5-7 September, 2013. 

YELLing for peer-learning in teacher training: A social platform for sharing practice and reflection in pre-service and in-service teacher training. Presentazione in collaborazione con Ivana Marenzi (L3S research Center, Leibniz University of Hanover, Germany) - WorldCALL 2013 Conference – Sustainability and CALL - Glasgow, Scotland – 10-13 July 2013- http://www.worldcall2013.org/index.asp

YELLing for Partnership: A social platform for sharing practice and reflection in teacher training for language learning. In collaborazione con Ivana Marenzi (L3S research Center, Leibniz University of Hanover, Germany) - The Creative Word:  Partnership Studies in World Literatures in English. 15-17 May 2013 – University of Salento - Lecce (Italy)

Partecipazione come presidente del comitato del Friuli-Venezia Giulia alla finale del Premio Gadda Giovani 2013. Detecting Italy – Nowhere Else. Organizzato dall’Università di Edimburgo, U.K. Cassino e Montecassino 4-6 maggio 2013.

Invito a tenere lezioni e seminari nel Department of Media and Communication dell’University of Leicester, UK: 2-8 febbraio 2013.

Invited collaboration as Erasmus scholar in Gaddus Scholar, University of Edinburgh, UK: 20th-23rd September 2012: http://www.gaddaprize.ed.ac.uk/gaddus.php

Plurilingualism, polyglossia and/or language dominance: is there a future for English as ‘lingua franca’ in the workplace? International Conference Plurilinguismo e mondo del lavoro. La qualità della comunicazione. University of Udine. 25-26 October 2012

In collaboration with Lieve Gies Law, language and power in social media: the trial of Amanda Knox. International conference Critical Approaches to Discourse Analysis across Disciplines (CADAAD), University do Minho, Braga, Portugal. 4-6 July 2012.

Lingua franca oggi: L’inglese sulle orme del latino? International conference Lingue antiche e moderne dai Licei all’Università. Università di Udine, 23-24 maggio 2012.

In collaboration with Lieve Gies Scenarios, Characters and Roles: the stage of wikiforensics in a murder case trail. International Conference: SDA? 2012: The Changes in Epochal Paradigms and the Opportunities they Offer for English Studies. University of Ljubljana, Slovenia. 10-12 May 2012.

In collaboration with Lieve Gies Trial by social media: ‘Wikiforensics’ in the meredith kercher case. BAAL/CUP Seminar: Language and Social media: New Challenges for research and Teaching Linguistics. University of Leicester, U.K. 26-27 April 2012.

Second Life for Virtual Communities in education: Sharing Teaching Principles? CMC and teacher Education SIGs Annual Workshop Learning Through sharing: Open resources, Open practices, Open Communication. University of Bologna, Italy. 29-30 March 2012.

Corporate identity Campaign: Energy and its Double. Invited talk for the Master of Public Relation: Corporate Communications, Department of Media and Communication, University of Leicester, U.K. 23 March 2012.

Lingua Franca oggi e ieri tra modelli dominanti e varietà linguistiche: riflessioni critiche per l’insegnamento linguistico. Teacher training seminars organised by Liceo Statale Scientifico e Classico ‘Leopardi Majorana’ in Pordenone, Italy: Didattica delle lingue e linguistica formale: prospettive e applicazioni di grammatica comparativa. 13 March 2012. http://leomajor.pn.it/index.php?option=com_content&view=article&id=543:c...

In collaboration with Lieve Gies (University of Leicester) Constructing Innocence And Guilt In Online Communities: Sociological And Discourse Perspectives for Social Theory and ICTs Workshop, Monash University Centre, Prato, Italy - 8 November 2011

Voci plurali: risorse e strategie per insegnanti e studenti. Presentazione per la formazione insegnanti e l’interculturalità - Liceo Scientifico ‘Marinelli’ di Udine 19 ottobre 2011

Inglese come lingua seconda e straniera e progetti di critical multimodal awareness. Convegno L’urgenza della media education organizzato dall’Associazione italiana per l’Educazione ai media e alla Comunicazione. Università di Udine – Facoltà di Scienze della Formazione -15 ottobre 2011

Organization of semifinals of Premio Gadda Giovani Italia: Detecting Italy in collaboration with the University of Edimburgo and secondary schools in Friuli-Venezia Giulia – Sala della Contadinanza – Castello di Udine – 22 September 2011 http://www.gaddaprize.ed.ac.uk/italy.php

In collaboration with Lieve Gies (Università di Leicester, UK): Law, Language and Power in the Age of Wikiforensics: The transcoding of innocence and guilt in the Meredith Kercher’s case. Tenth Biennial Conference of the International Association of Forensics Linguistics, Aston University, Birmingham, UK, 11-14 July 2011.

PhD Thesis: Find your own way through its set conventions, Seminario per Programma di Dottorato in Comunicazione Multimediale, Università di Udine, sede di Pordenone, 2 February 2011.

Discourse Analysis as a Tool for Legal Research Seminario per il Master di ricerca e il dottorato dell’Università di Keele: M.Res in Social Science Research in Law 2010/11 - Module 2 LAW 40025: Innovation and Creativity in Socio-Legal Research, Module Leader: Dr Lieve Gies, 29 November 2010, University of Keele, UK.

Doing Research on the Internet in collaborazione con la Prof. e Module Leader Prof. Lieve Gies, Seminario per il Master di ricerca e il dottorato dell’Università di Keele: M.Res in Social Science Research in Law 2010/11 - Module 2 LAW 40025: Innovation and Creativity in Socio-Legal Research, 1 December 2010, University of Keele, UK:

The Italian Language Question: Some Tesserae from Today’s Mosaic, 14 ottobre 2010, invito da parte della Prof. Federica Pedriali ad aprire al serie di conferenze: Italian Research Seminar Series, School of Literatures, Languages and Cultures, University Edimburgo, UK.

Changing Emotions about the Climate: Online News and Citizens’ Participation ESSE Conference 24-28 August 2010, University of Turin, Seminar ‘Multimodal Discourse Practices - Globalisation and Localisation’, Convenor Nicoletta VASTA (University of Udine, IT) and Co-convenor Eija VENTOLA (University of Helsinki and Aalto University, FI).

Organizzazione del convegno internazionale AAA Convegno internazionale Alpe Adria Anglistic 2010 Identities in Transition in the English-Speaking World. Sala convegni – Università di Udine 22-23 April 2010.

Information as Co-construction: Critical Multimodal Analysis of  Participation in Online News, Convegno Anglistics in the Century of Change. A Tribute to 90 years of English Studies in Slovenia, University of Ljubljana, Faculty of Arts, department of English, Slovenia – 11-12 December 2009.

18 novembre 2009 Co-Chair con David Herold (Hong Kong Polytechnic University) e organizzatrice del Workshop Internazionale  Virtual Communities, COST 298 – Participation in the Broadband Society, Location: Second Life, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University in Second Life, 209,21,51 http://slurl.com/secondlife/HKPolyU%20Campus/102/157/26

Co-convener del Convegno Internazionale Id-Entitites, Cultural and Literary Inscriptions of the Feminine, International Conference, Università di Udine, Palazzo Antonini, Udine. 9-11 novembre 2009.

Language in Context: Advertisements and their Double, presentazione sui linguaggi pubblicitari al Liceo Linguistico ‘Grigoletti’ di Pordenone - 21 ottobre 2009.

Poster presentation: Information as Co-construction: A Critical Multimodal Analysis of Participation in Web 2.0 Discourses, AIA XXIV National Conference, 1-3 ottobre 2009.

Video-conference with the American University in Washington D.C. (U.S.): Some Minorities Fight Back: Pieces of the Italian ‘Language Question’ Puzzle. Invito a tenere una video conferenza da parte della Prof. Naomi Baron, American University, Washington, Department of Languages and Foreign Studies, US nell’ambito del Corso Language Fights: How Social Forces Shape Speech and Writing, Fall term, 31st August 2009

In collaboration with Piergiorgio Trevisan: A Virtual Campus Prospectus: Participant Identities and Virtual Geo-Semiotics. Technology Workshop: The Constitutive Powerof new Technologies: Attachments, Aversions, Identifications, Keele University, UK- 31 May 2009.

In collaboration with Piergiorgio Trevisan: Identities in ‘non-places’: the geosemiotics of computer-mediated learning environments in Second Life, Convegno The Good, the Bad and the Challenging, Theme: Humans as eActors, COST Action 298 – Copenhagen (Danimarca) – 13-15 May 2009

Promoting Emotions to Negotiate Identities: Critical Multimodal Analysis, COST 2102 Cross Modal Analysis of Verbal and Nonverbal Communication 2nd COST 2102 INTERNATIONAL Conference on Cross-Modal Analysis of Speech, Gestures, Gaze and Facial Expressions, jointly organized with the annual 18th Czech-German Workshop on Speech Processing, October 15-18, 2008 – Prague (Czech Republic).