RESEARCH

Call for Nominations – Beth Dissertation Prize 2015

Beth Dissertation Prize 2015: Call for Nominations Since 2002, FoLLI (the Association for Logic, Language, and Information, http://www.folli.info) has awarded the E.W. Beth Dissertation Prize to outstanding dissertations in the fields of Logic, Language, and Information. We invite submissions for the best dissertation which resulted in a Ph.D. degree awarded in 2014. The dissertations will be […]

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Call for Papers: Postcolonial Pragmatics – Linguistics and Literature

Call for Papers for a volume on Pragmatic Perspectives on Postcolonial Discourse: Linguistics and Literature edited by Christoph Schubert and Laurenz Volkmann to be published by Cambridge Scholars Sociolinguistic research on global varieties of English so far has mainly concentrated on the levels of phonology, grammar, and vocabulary. By contrast, little has been published on pragmatic, discursive or […]

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Call for Papers: State censorship and state sponsorship in contemporary African arts

This panel features papers on state engagement in the field of contemporary
arts, whether to censor, critique, and prohibit, or to promote and
commission.

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Post-Doc fellowship : Apartheid – The Global Itinerary

CFA: Postdoctoral Fellowships in ERC Project “Apartheid–The Global Itinerary” Apartheid—The Global Itinerary: South African Cultural Formations in Transnational Circulation 1948-1990 Post-Doctoral Fellowships The European Research Council (ERC) project “Apartheid—The Global Itinerary: South African Cultural Formations in Transnational Circulation 1948-1990”under the direction of Dr. Louise Bethlehem (English & The Program in Cultural Studies) is offering up to two […]

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Launch of Call for Proposals for African Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarships Fund

Launch of Call for Proposals for African Leaders of Tomorrow Scholarships Fund / Canada partners with The MasterCard Foundation to support higher education in sub-Saharan Africa OTTAWA, Canada, May 27, 2014/African Press Organization (APO)/ — The Honourable Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, in partnership with The MasterCard Foundation, today launched a […]

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GLOBAL DEVELOPMENT AWARDS AND MEDALS COMPETITION 2013-14

GLOBAL DEVELOPMENT AWARDS AND MEDALS COMPETITION 2013-14 Win Research and Travel Grants, Network and Share Development Knowledge! APPLY BY 06 MARCH, 2014 “The AMC helps innovative ideas, concepts and knowledge to transcend their limited national boundary and be shared with larger international community.” Nadia Shams, Dnet, Bangladesh, Second Prize, Japanese Award for Most Innovative Development […]

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