Claire Kramsch and Lihua Zhang to receive the MLA’s Kenneth W. Mildenberger Prize

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The Modern Language Association of America today announced it is awarding its thirty-fifth Kenneth W. Mildenberger Prize to AILA Past President Claire Kramsch, of the University of California, Berkeley, and Lihua Zhang, of the University of California, Berkeley, for their book The Multilingual Instructor: What Foreign Language Teachers Say about Their Experience and Why It Matters, published by Oxford University Press. The prize is awarded for an outstanding work in the fields of language, culture, literacy, and literature with strong application to the teaching of languages other than English.