Place : Kenya, Nairobi Province
Contact Person:Samantha Emery
Description:The SOAS GLOCAL AFALA 2023, The GLOCAL Assembly on African Linguistic Anthropology 2023, invites work on the linguistic symbolisms and landscapes of Africa throughout global society, in a current era of global cultural flows and cultural sensitivity. Papers should focus on the ways in which African languages represent the cultural heritages, modernities and futures of Africa, more so following recent large-scale global changes. Keynotes: Professor James Essegbey (University of Florida, U.S.A), Professor Helga Schröder (University of Nairobi, Kenya), Professor Humphrey Jeremiah Ojwang (University of Nairobi, Kenya).
Deadline for abstracts/proposals : 2nd June 2023
Organized By :The SOAS GLOCAL, The SOAS Global Council for Anthropological Linguistics and The University of Nairobi, Kenya.
Keynote Speakers : # Prof Helga Schroeder # Professor Humphrey Jeremiah Ojwang # Other Global Keynote Speakers
Conference Highlights :350+ oral presentations, 20 colloquia, poster presentation section, 3 keynote speakers, 10 publishing company displays, 20 university display stalls, 4 workshops on Linguistics and Anthropology methodology, 3 anthropological exhibitions, 5 talks by anthropological societies, anthropological excursion, 2 ‘how to publish’ talks by publishers.
Venue :Institute of Anthropology, Gender and African Studies University of Nairobi, 1 Kipande Road, Nairobi, Kenya.
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