The journal aims at fostering sustainable multilingualism and multiculturalism by publishing original and innovative research on various aspects of plurilingual competence acquisition and maintenance across the lifespan (individual multilingualism) and preservation of linguistic diversity, harmonious co-existence of different languages in a community (societal multilingualism). Therefore, the articles are accepted in various official EU languages, presenting comprehensive summaries in Lithuanian and English.
The need to research multilingualism as an essential feature of dynamic and coherent international community is urgent under contemporary conditions of socio-political climate.
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Issues relating to multilingualism and multiculturalism are prominent concerns in modern education, impacting the ways that language is handled not only in the classroom, but from a policy-making and administrative perspective, as well. Sustainable Multilingualism brings together the most up-to-the-minute scholarship on these issues, providing stakeholders with an inside look at the challenges and offering potential solutions across a broad range of contexts.
Sustainable Multilingualism is multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary in scope, welcoming quality research from diverse perspectives relating to the sustainability of languages and cultures. The journal provides free, open-access content in a timely fashion, ensuring a broad international audience for the latest scholarship on these issues.
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Editor-in-Chief Prof. dr. Nemira Mačianskienė, Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania
Executive Editors Assoc. prof. dr. Vilma Bijeikienė, Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania Assoc. prof. dr. Servet Çelik, Trabzon University, Turkey
Editorial Board Dr. Andrea Bernini, University of Heidelberg, Germany Dr. Loic Boizou, Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania Prof.dr.Beatrice Boufoy-Bastick, Catholic University of Paris, France Prof. James Patrick Cummins, University of Toronto, Canada Dr. Asier Blas Mendoza, University of the Basque Country, Spain Prof. dr. Nijolė Burkšaitienė, Mykolas Romeris University, Lithuania Prof. dr. Manuel Célio Conceição, University of Algarve, Portugal Prof. dr. Dmitrij Dobrovolskij, Russian Academy of Sciences, Russia Prof. dr. Hafdís Ingvarsdóttir, University of Island, Island Prof. dr. Ligija Kaminskienė, Vilnius University, Lithuania Prof. dr. Michael Kelly, University of Southampton, United Kingdom Assoc. prof. dr. Ulrike Kurth, Westfalen-Kolleg Paderborn, Germany Assoc. prof. dr. Stefano Maria Lanza, Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania Assoc. prof. dr. Michael Lönz, Ruhr-Kolleg Essen, Germany Prof. dr. Jose Javier Martos Ramos, University of Sevilla, Spain Prof. dr. Manfred Malzahn, United Arab Emirates University, United Arab Emirates Assoc. prof. dr. Martha Nyikos, Indiana University-Bloomington, United States Prof. dr. Stefan Oltean, Babes-Bolyai University, Romania Professor emeritus Robert Phillipson, Copenhagen Business School, Denmark Prof. dr. Alida Samusevica, Liepaja University, Latvia Prof. Tove Skutnabb-Kangas, Roskilde University, Denmark Prof. dr. Jolita Šliogerienė, Vilnius Gediminas Technical University, Lithuania Assoc. prof.dr. Elżbieta Magdalena Wąsik, Adam Mickiewicz University in Poznań, Poland Prof. dr. Maria Teresa Zanola, Catholic University of the Sacred Heart, Italy
Language Editors English Prof. dr. Nemira Mačianskienė, Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania Assoc. prof. Vilma Bijeikienė, Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania Lithuanian Daiva Puškoriutė-Ridulienė, Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania Renata Endzelytė, Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania
Technical Editor Jurgita Šerniūtė, Vytautas Magnus University, Lithuania