International Conference on Language, Literature and Social Interaction in Multicultural Societies (LaLiSo)

Venue: University of Yaounde

Location: Yaounde, Cameroon

Event Date/Time: May 10, 2007 End Date/Time: May 12, 2007
Registration Date: Mar 30, 2007
Early Registration Date: Jan 31, 2007
Abstract Submission Date: Feb 28, 2007
Paper Submission Date: Aug 15, 2007
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The conference addresses topics related to language and literature from empirical and theoretical perspectives. This includes, but is not limited to conversation analysis, language codes and cultural distinction in multicultural societies, literature/language and self-assertion in multicultural contexts, ethnography of communication, creating community through social interaction, interactive performance in literature, narratives and the construction of community, social interaction in different spheres of multiculturalism etc. We welcome abstracts of not more than 300 words from faculty and graduate students working in the areas of Language, Linguistics, Literature and related areas. Speakers will have 20 minutes for presentation and 10 minutes for discussion. Selected papers from this conference will be published.


Faculty of Arts

Additional Information

Abstract should be submitted electronically to not later than 28 February 2007.