Call for papers

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

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Africa political leadership book – call for chapter proposals

Call for Chapter Proposals for African Leadership Studies: A Reader Africanist scholars in the social sciences, humanities and related fields are invited to submit one to two-page chapter proposals for a book project on African political leadership. Proposal may focus on either pre-colonial, colonial or postcolonial African leaders. Interested contributors should demonstrate how their chapters will engage the scholarly […]

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CFP: African Geographical Review

CFP:  African Geographical Review Colleagues, please circulate widely. African Geographical Review Special Issue Call for Papers* Out of Place, Into Extremis:Critical Geographic Perspectives on the State of Forced Migration in Africa *Guest Editors:* *Kevin M. DeJesus* *Rhode Island College* * Daisuke Maruyama *Kyoto University * This special issue of African Geographical Review seeks to provide a comprehensive, […]

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Language and Public Policy Call for Papers

Language and Public Policy Call Deadline: 31-Dec-2023 Open Call for Papers Language and Public Policy, a new online section of the Linguistic Society of America (LSA) journal Language, invites submissions of original, high quality scholarship exploring and analyzing areas of public policy that benefit from the findings and methods of linguistics. Submissions may deal with public policy concerns […]

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CFP – Africa and the Atlantic World

CFP: Fall 2013 SERSAS Conference, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, 27 – 28 Sept. Date: 3 July 2013 16:11 via Kenneth Wilburn, East Carolina University,         [email protected] Second Call for Papers “Africa and the Atlantic World”, Fall 2013 SERSAS Conference, East Carolina University, Greenville, NC, USA, 27 – 28 September 2013 The publication of Fernand Braudel’s _The […]

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South Africa – 6th International Linguistic Landscape Conference

6th International Linguistic Landscape Conference of ‘Hope and Precarity’ Date: 09-Apr-2014 – 11-Apr-2014 Location: Cape Town, South Africa Contact Person: Avril Grovers Meeting Email:[email protected] Web Site: Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics Call Deadline: 15-Oct-2013 Meeting Description: In 2014, the 6th Linguistic Landscapes International Workshop will be organized by the University of Western Cape in Cape Town, South […]

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3rd Africa Rice Congress 2013 Abstract submission deadline extended

COTONOU, Benin, April 1, 2013/African Press Organization (APO)/ — In response to numerous requests from partners, the abstract submission deadline has been extended till 30 April 2013. Participants planning to present a paper or poster should submit an abstract to [email protected] by 30 April 2013. For more information, visit the Congress website: The main […]

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Kenya : Media Literacy Program CFP

MEDIA LITERACY PROGRAM KENYA: CALL FOR PROPOSALS IS OPEN!  Guidelines and Application Form INCLUSION, OPEN ACCESS AND KNOW-HOW SHARING = EMPOWERED AND AWARE COMMUNITIES FOR A MORE JUST WORLD Our goal is to strengthen democracy and include minorities and underserved groups in the public debate through open access to media and information production/distribution. DOCUSOUND is also a media […]

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CFP : Bridging Histories of East Central Africa (Bayreuth 2013)

Bridging Histories of East Central Africa Conference in Bayreuth (Germany), 7-8 June 2013 organized by The Chair for African History, Department of History – University of Bayreuth & Centre for Area Studies – University of Leipzig Call for Papers: The conference ‘Bridging Histories of East and Central Africa’ aims at understanding and getting beyond the historical divides that exist in East Central Africa as […]

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CFP : The Congolese Diaspora in Belgium : Imaginaries and postcolonial relations in the artistic field

The Congolese Diaspora in Belgium : Imaginaries and postcolonial relations in the artistic field –Brussels, October 11-12th 2013 Congolese Diaspora in Belgium : In 2010, Belgium (via its institutions, the media and civil society) celebrated the 50th anniversary of Congolese independence with a certain glorification of Belgo-Congolese relations. Yet, Belgium is far from having fully entered a postcolonial era […]

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CFP : Journal of Language and Literature Education

Journal of Language and Literature Education  Call Deadline: 15-Jun-2013  JLLE is a scholarly international journal focusing on theory, research, and developments in language and literature education. Language education, literature education, second language education, linguistics, and bilingualism are some of the topics within the scope of the journal. We are seeking submissions of previously unpublished manuscripts […]

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