Firas Al Jumaili a faculty member in the English Department at Buraimi University College participated in the eighth Malaysia International conference on Languages, Literatures & Cultures ( MICOLLAC 2014)  which has been organized by University of Putra in Kuala Lumpur between  August 12th and 14th , 2014.  The research paper presented by Mr. Firas in the conference entitled “An Ecological Reading of Gary Snyder’s Selected Poetry.” More than 150 researchers from different universities participated in this conference.