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Doing Research in Applied Linguistics 3 / 19th English in South-East Asia Conference 2017 (DRAL 3/19th ESEA)


22-24 June 2017
School of Liberal Arts, King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi, Bangkok, Thailand

King Mongkut's University of Technology Thonburi in Bangkok, in association with
English in South-East Asia, would like to invite you to participate in the DRAL 3/ESEA 2017
International Conference from 22-24 June 2017.

Topics/Themes: The goal of the DRAL 3/ESEA 2017 International Conference is to
share and learn about a variety of aspects of doing research in applied linguistics and
the uses of English in ASEAN.



Topics for DRAL 3

Topics for ESEA

purposes and uses of research in applied linguistics

SE Asian varieties of English

research paradigms and their applications

the role of English in education

issues in data collection and analysis

English in occupational genres

experiences of research and development as a researcher

English in the new technologies

research into varieties of English

language and culture

research in the SE Asian context

critical approaches in analysing English


Plenary speakers:
Professor Ken Hyland
Dr. Andrew Sewell
Professor Andy Kirkpatrick

Deadline for abstract submission: 3 February 2017


For general enquiries: Wareesiri Singhasiri <>
For registration: Natjiree Jaturapitakkul <>
For proposal submission: Richard Watson Todd <>