Welcome to the British Association for Applied Linguistics Language in Africa Special Interest Group (LiASIG).
Register for our 2017 Annual Conference now! Click here to complete registration.
Our aim is to generate, support and disseminate research in the field of Applied Linguistics in sub-Saharan Africa through:
- our network of scholars and academic organisations in Africa, UK and rest of the world
- our annual meetings and events
- promoting members’ research
- and our Hot Topic discussions
For our most recent blog posts click here
Find us on the Sociolinguistic Events Calendar: http://baal.org.uk/slxevents.html
‘Language without Borders: Multilingual Communication in Africa and the Diaspora’
Annual Conference: Friday May 12th 2017, 10am – 5.30pm
Venue: Dept. of English Language & Applied Linguistics, University of Reading
Plenary speaker: Professor Friederike Lüpke, SOAS, University of London
Download the flyer for our 2017 conference: liasig_may_2017_flyer
For information and to register for our upcoming Annual Conference please click here
British Association for Applied Linguistics Annual Conference.
Diversity in Applied Linguistics: Opportunities, Challenges, Questions
University of Leeds
31st August – 2nd September
More information on the annual BAAL conference can be found here.
Scholarship are available to assist those from outside of the UK in attending the conference. Information available here.