TALK (Spanish)-EL ÁLBUM ILUSTRADO COMO HERRAMIENTA DE ALFABETIZACIÓN VISUAL
We are pleased to invite you to the talk:
"El álbum ilustrado como herramienta de alfabetización visual (y fomento de la lectura)"
by our guest speaker Dr. Margarida Castellano, from the University of Valencia (Spain).
The talk will explore the possibilities of using illustrated albums to promote literacy. This talk will be in Spanish and it is addressed to all students in the ILAS department, undergraduate and as well postgraduate students interested in language teaching and learning.
About the speaker:
Margarida Castellano Sanz
Assistant Teacher at the Department of Didactics of Language and Literature, Faculty of Education, Universitat de València. PhD in Literature,Universitat de València; MA research scholarship at Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM) and visiting researcher at the Queen Mary University of London. She is also currently working as a Catalan teacher at a state highschool in València and, in recent years, has been deeply involved in adult education and long-life learning. Mrs Castellano is a member of research groups ELCIS (Educació Literaria, Cultura i Societat) and LIJMI (Literatura Infantil y Juvenil en el Marco Ibérico). Teacher in postgraduate courses such as "Lectura, Cultura i Literatura per a Infants i Joves" at Universitat de València, she is currently involved in research dealing with didactics of language and literature, visual literacy and the learning of a language in multilingual contexts.