WINNEBA 2017 WALC

At the Business Meeting of the Calavi 2015 WALC, the University of Benin-Nigeria and the University of Education Winneba (UEW) in Ghana bade to host 2017 WALC. After due consideration, the bid went to the University of Education Winneba. I am glad to inform all members of WALS that the Secretariat is now in possession of the Letter of Commitment to Host the 2017 WALC from the Vice Chancellor UEW. I can now confirm to all members of the WALS that our biannual academic feast will be hosted by the UEW in Ghana. I promise to keep all members of WALS posted as we prepare for the Winneba 2017 WALC.

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THE AFRICAN LINGUISTICS SCHOOL (ALS) 2016

The next ALS will be held July 18th-July 29th 2016, in Abidjan, Côte d’Ivoire. The African Linguistics School (ALS) is a two-week institute which brings the latest work in core areas of linguistics to students from African universities. The areas of focus are syntax, semantics, phonology, sociolinguistics and phonetic fieldwork.…

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