ERIC Number: ED097800
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1974
Reference Count: 0
LBRIG Newsletter [Newsletter of the Language by Radio Interest Group]. Vol. 2, Nos. 1-3.
Garfinkel, Alan, Ed.; And Others
Volume 2 of the Language by Radio Interest Group (LBRIG) Newsletter consists of news items, short articles, general information, and opinions on the subject of language learning by radio. The first number in the volume contains the following feature articles: "Radio and Communicative Competence," by Kimball L. Robinson; "Shortwave Broadcast and Amateur Shortwave--Two Different Approaches to Language by Radio," by Richard Wood; and an announcement of the 1973 ACTFL meeting's session on radio. Number 2 contains a report on the radio workshop conducted at the convention. In addition there are notes on the NALLD Journal and the ERIC Newsletter on Media, both containing references to radio language learning. Number 3 features an article by Philip D. Smith, Jr. called, "Snap, Crackle, Pop--Now That You've Got It, What Have You Got?" describing various types of shortwave broadcasts. Also included is an article by Leon Naravaez, "La voz hispanica," describing a Spanish program heard weekly on the campus of St. Olaf College in southern Minnesota. Suggestions and comments sent in by readers and a bibliography of reference materials are provided in each of the three issues. (LG)
Publication Type: Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: Purdue Univ., Lafayette, IN. Dept. of Modern Languages.
Note: For related document, see ED 081 292