LAG 2018 Call For Papers

LAG 2018


Dear LAG member, please find the LAG 2018 call for papers below:


Abstracts are invited for the 11th Linguistics Association of Ghana Annual Conference (LAG 2018), scheduled for July 30 –August 01, 2018 at the University of Ghana, Legon, Accra.

The Conference is under the theme: CURRENT TRENDS IN LANGUAGE STUDIES.

It is expected that the discussions will focus on the main theme as well as the following sub-themes:

·         Language for Specific Purposes              Corpus linguistics

·         Academic Language and Learning          Language Teaching and Learning

·         Effective Language Uses                         Indigenous Language Usage

·         Discourse Analysis                                  Language and Politics

·         Language and Communication               Language Endangerment

·         Cultural Linguistics                                 Language and Literature

Abstracts from core areas of linguistics such as Phonetics, Phonology, Morphology, Syntax, Semantics, Pragmatics, Applied Linguistics, and Sociolinguistics are also strongly encouraged and expected.


·         Anonymous single-spaced abstracts addressing the theme of the Conference and other areas of Linguistics mentioned above should be sent electronically to:This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.


·         Author details including names, title of paper, institutional affiliations 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 min. for discussion.

Word Limit of Abstract: 250 words

Deadline for Abstract Submission (Extended): May 31, 2018
Notification of Acceptance: June 15, 2018