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The GLOCAL AFALA 2021 (SCOPUS  ISI indexed)

The GLOCAL AFALA 2021 (SCOPUS / ISI indexed)

Oct 13, 2021 - Oct 16, 2021

The GLOCAL AFALA 2021 (SCOPUS / ISI indexed)

Time Wed Oct 13 2021 at 07:00 am to Sat Oct 16 2021 at 07:00 pm
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University of Nairobi, Kenya, Institute of Anthropology, Gender and African Studies, University of Nairobi, 1 Kipande Road, Nairobi, Kenya., Nairobi, Kenya

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GENERAL

  • The GLOCAL AFALA 2021 is the annual conference workshops and lectures on the Linguistic Anthropology The Sociolinguistics and the Language and Society of Africa. https://afala2021.uonbi.ac.ke/

LOCATION

  • Institute of Anthropology Gender and African Studies The University of Nairobi Kenya Nairobi

DATE

  • October 13-16 2021

THEME

  • Linguistic Landscapes in Cultural Climates: The GLOCAL AFALA 2021 invites work on the linguistic symbolisms and landscapes of Africa throughout global society in a current era of global cultural flows and cultural sensitivity. Papers should focus on the ways in which African languages represent the cultural heritages modernities and futures of Africa more so following recent large-scale global changes.

KEYNOTE AND PLENERY SPEAKERS

  • Globally prominent scholars in Linguistic Anthropology and Language and Society

OFFICIAL PARTNERS

  • SOAS (University of London) University College London Temple University University College Dublin Stockholm University University of Hawai’i at Manoa The American University in Cairo Florida International University Montclair State University Ohio State University University of Kansas University of Virginia Texas Tech University Boston College Nanyang Technological University Calcutta University Nalanda University Beijing Normal University University of East Anglia University of Groningen Qatar University Monash University University of South Australia The University of Adelaide
  • The GLOCAL AFALA 2021 Second abstract submission /call for abstracts opens on March 5 2021 and closes on June 5 2021. Submit at the following link with all information. https://afala2021.uonbi.ac.ke/submit 

PUBLICATIONS

  • Conference proceedings (ISI / AHCI indexed). Several special Top Tier (Scopus/ISI /ACHI /SSCI) journal issues and monographs are planned with well ranked publications and publishers only from papers submitted to The GLOCAL AFALA 2021 that meet review requirements. Ample assistance is provided to revise papers.

AGENDA

  • 350+ oral presentations 20 colloquia poster presentation section 3 keynote speakers 10 publishing company displays 20 university display stalls 4 workshops on Linguistics and Anthropology methodology 3 anthropological exhibitions 5 talks by anthropological societies anthropological excursion 2 ‘how to publish’ talks by publishers.

ANTHROPOLOGICAL EXCURSIONS

  • Anthropological one day options to sites significant for Kenyan language anthropology and society

LINKS

  • Website: www.afala2021.uonbi.ac.ke  https://glocal.soas.ac.uk   
  • Submission link: www.afala2021.uonbi.ac.ke/submit 
  • Academia: www.independent.academia.edu/GLOCAL  
  • LinkedIn: www.linkedin.com/company/the-GLOCAL
  • Facebook: www.facebook.com/glocalsoas   
  • Download the GLOCAL / AFALA App: https://glocal.soas.ac.uk/app 


CHAIRS­

Chair

Professor Onyango-Ouma

Institute of Anthropology Gender and African Studies

University of Nairobi Kenya

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Co-Chair

Professor Nathan Hill

SOAS University of London U.K.

Vice Chair

Professor Helga Shroeder

Department of Linguistics & Languages

University of Nairobi Kenya

GENERAL STEERING COMMITTEE

Professor Benson Mulemi

Department of Linguistics & Languages

University of Nairobi Kenya

Professor Salome Bukachi

Department of Linguistics & Languages

University of Nairobi Kenya

Professor Tom Ondicho

Department of Linguistics & Languages

University of Nairobi Kenya

Professor Charles Olungah

Department of Linguistics & Languages

University of Nairobi Kenya

Professor Khamati Shilabukha

Department of Linguistics & Languages

University of Nairobi Kenya

Professor Dalmas Omia

Department of Linguistics & Languages

University of Nairobi Kenya

COMMUNICATIONS

Head of Communications

Ms. Nhan Huynh

GLOCAL Unit

SOAS University of London U.K.

email: YWZhbGEyMDIxIHwgdW9uYmkgISBhYyAhIGtl

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Date & Time

Wed Oct 13 2021 at 07:00 am to Sat Oct 16 2021 at 07:00 pm
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Location

University of Nairobi, Kenya, Institute of Anthropology, Gender and African Studies, University of Nairobi, 1 Kipande Road, Nairobi, Kenya., Nairobi, Kenya