Announcements

CALL FOR ABSTRACTS: LAG 2020/2021 VIRTUAL CONFERENCE

Dear LAG member,

Abstracts are invited for the 13th Linguistics Association of Ghana Annual Conference (LAG 2020/2021), scheduled for July 28-30, 2021 to be hosted virtually by the University of Cape Coast, Cape Coast, Ghana.

The theme of the conference is Big Data: Language Research and Literary Studies.

KEYNOTE SPEAKERS:

Prof. Lawrence K. Owusu-Ansah (University of Cape Coast, Ghana)

Dr. Alison May (University of Leeds, U.K.)

KEY DATES:

Deadline for Abstract Submission:    Sunday, 31st May 2021

Notification of Acceptance:                 Sunday, 13th June 2021

Registration begins:                               Thursday, 1st July, 2021

Conference dates:                                   Wednesday – Friday, 28th - 30th July, 2021 

SUBMISSION GUIDELINES:
 Anonymous single-spaced abstracts addressing the theme of the Conference and other areas of Linguistics mentioned above should be sent electronically to: lag2020.ucc@gmail.com. Members who submitted abstract for LAG 2020 can email the Local Organising Committee (LOC) via the same email to request that their abstract be reviewed for consideration for LAG 2020/2021.

 Author details including names, title of paper, institutional affiliation and e-mail addresses should be sent on a separate sheet to the same address.

 Abstracts should be in word format and an additional PDF format should be provided for abstracts containing special characters or figures.

 Each paper will be allocated 20 minutes for presentation and 10 minutes for discussion.

 Presenters whose abstracts are accepted will be required to record their presentations and forward them to the LOC a week prior to the conference.

 Word Limit of Abstract: 250 words

We look forward to the LAG 2020/2021 Virtual Conference.

 

Kind regards,

Elvis ResCue (PhD)

(LAG Secretary)