26 - 29 May 2012, The Arts House
Dr Mahendran Maniam, a Senior Lecturer at the Sultan Idris Education University, Malaysia has a Diploma in Teaching, a B.Ed. Hons. a M.Ed. (TESL) from Malaya University and a Ph.D (TESL) from International Islamic University, Malaysia. His research areas cover Second Language Acquisition and Picture Book writing. He has done extensive research in the field of mother tongue interference and also published many picture books for young learners.