42nd Annual Conference on African Linguistics (ACAL)

University of Maryland, College Park, MD
June 10-12, 2011

Call for Participation
Deadline for early registration discount: May 31, 2011

The 42nd Annual Conference on African Linguistics (ACAL) will be held June 10-12, 2011 at the University of Maryland, College Park. The theme of this year’s conference is 'African Languages in Context.' The event includes over a hundred talks and posters on African languages and linguistics from various subdisciplines of linguistics and highlights plenary talks from the following invited speakers:

Plenary speakers:
*Professor Enoch Aboh, University of Amsterdam
*Professor Vicki Carstens, University of Missouri
*Professor Samuel Gyasi Obeng, Indiana University
*Professor David Odden, Ohio State University

Registration Fees:On or Before May 31stOn-site
(Only check and cash payments will be accepted on-site)
Regular Registration $75.00 $95.00
Student Registration $40.00 $60.00

There will be a banquet event with African food and entertainment (performances by Akoma Drummers) at the Holiday Inn-College Park on Saturday evening, June 11. Tickets may be purchased as part of on-line registration ($35 regular price / $25 students)

Please visit our event website for details on registration, accommodations, and the schedule of talks and poster presentations and other events: https://acal2011.umd.edu/.

(Note: please be aware that the schedule of general talks and posters presentations will be subject to considerable adjustment between now and the dates of the event, so be sure to look for the most accurate conference schedule as we draw nearer to the event.)

We look forward to seeing you at the University of Maryland in College Park in June!

Kind regards,

42nd ACAL Organizing Committee

| Email: 42ndacal [at] gmail [dot] com | Phone: 301.226.8853 | Fax: 301.226.8980 |

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