Conversation with Claire Kramsch, February 7, 2022

Claire Kramsch, Professor Emerita, L2 Journal Editor, UC Berkeley
Emily Hellmich, Assistant Professor, University of Arizona
Kimberly Vinall, BLC Executive Director

Do You Speak Translate?:
A Conversation about Machine Translation and Language Education

Join Claire Kramsch in conversation with Kimberly Vinall and Emily Hellmich, to discuss the special issue “ Machine Translation and Language Education: Implications for Theory, Research, and Practice.” The conversation will explore the following key questions: What are the implications of machine translation for language/culture learning and teaching? How can applied and educational linguists engage with machine translation in learning contexts? How can applied and educational linguistics contribute to broader discussions around the impacts of machine translation in society?

Monday, February 7, 2022
& via Zoom (register here), 12-1pm

If you require an accommodation for effective communication (ASL interpreting/CART captioning, alternative media formats, etc.) to fully participate in this event, please contact Victoria Williams at 510-877-4002 x19,, with as much advance notice as possible and at least 7-10 days in advance of the event.