Dr. Julio Torres - University of California, Irvine
Dr. Torres is an assistant professor of Applied Linguistics in the Department of Spanish and Portuguese at the University of California. He also serves as the director of the Spanish Language Program and the Bilingual Education Minor, in addition to directing the El Areyto Lab for second language acquisition and bilingualism. His research focuses on heritage language acquisition, multilingualism, and taskbased instruction. Dr. Torres has given talks and workshops on the TBLT methodology and heritage speakers at numerous universities and colleges, including Yale university. He is also coeditor of the forthcoming volume, El español como lengua de herencia with Routledge Press.
Wednesday, January 22 at 6:15pm to 7:15pm
Williams Building (WMS), 013
631 University Way, Tallahassee, FL