II International Meeting on the Acquisition of State Languages

It took place in Barcelona on September 2, 3 and 4, 1998.

The organizing committee was:

  • Chair: Carmen Triadó (Universitat de Barcelona)
  • Ana Teberosky (Universitat de Barcelona)
  • Joaquim Arnau (Universitat de Barcelona)
  • Magda Rivero (Universitat de Barcelona)
  • Marta Gràcia (Universitat de Barcelona)
  • Miquel Serra Raventós (Universitat de Barcelona)

The invited speakers were:

  • Miguel Pérez Pereira: “Blind children language and the question of autistic traits”
  • Julian Marck Pine: “Comparing different models of grammatical development”
  • Lily Wong Fillmore: “What constitutes optimal conditions for second language learning?”
  • Catherine Snow: “The role of pragmatics in the acquisition of a language ”

The scientific commitee was composed of:

  • Honorary chair: Miguel Siguan (Universitat de Barcelona)
  • Mª José del Río (Universitat de Barcelona)
  • Isabel Solé (Universitat de Barcelona)
  • Carmen Muñoz (Universitat de Barcelona)
  • Miquel Llobera (Universitat de Barcelona)
  • Rosa Solé (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona)
  • Elisabeth Serrat (Universitat de Girona)
  • Rosa Ana Clemente (Universitat Jaume I)
  • Itziar Idiazabal (Euskal Herriko Unibersitatea)
  • Susana López Ornat (Universidad Complutense de Madrid)
  • Miguel Pérez Pereira (Universidade de Santiago de Compostela).