The 11th International Free Linguistics Conference, 2017, will be hosted in two locations:
The opening ceremony will be held on September 27 at Elizade University, Ilara-Mokin, Ondo State, Nigeria.
Pre-conference workshops will be held on September 28 at the University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria.
The main conference (with parallel sessions) will be held September 29-30, 2017 at the University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria.
Presentations and workshops at the Free Linguistics Conference range across various subjects in language studies, including (but not limited to) language education, ELT, applied linguistics and linguistics, breaking down borders between disciplines and sub-fields.
FLC Group’s mission is to provide an accessible forum for people working in the area of language sciences to come together and share their diverse perspectives, practices and research by avoiding staggering fees. There are absolutely No FEES to register, attend or present at the Conference (note: workshops and additional services like certificates, conference dinner attract a nominal charge).
Focus sessions info:
Devo Devrim, University of New England, Australia [Devo has had to withdraw due to unforeseeable reasons; we hope to see him at another FLC conference soon]
Maggie Hawkins, University of Wisconsin-Madison, United States of America
M A Olateju , Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife, Osun State, Nigeria
Stefanie Pillai, University of Malaya, Malaysia
Kyeyune Robinah, Makerere University, Uganda
John Franklin Wiredu, University of Ghana, Legon, Ghana
Abstract Submission Opens: January 2017
Deadline for Abstract Submission: 1 May 2017
Notifications of Acceptance: 1 June 2017
Conference Registration Opens: June 2017
Registration for the Pre-Conference Workshop: 30 July 2017
Conference Registration Closes:10 September 2017
Conference Opening Ceremony: 27 September 2017 (Elizade University, Ilara-Mokin, Ondo State, Nigeria)
Workshops: 28 September 2017 (University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria)
Conference: 29 – 30 September 2017 (University of Lagos, Lagos, Nigeria)
Highlights of FLC 2017
– As always, no conference registration fees
– Highly reputed focus speakers and distinguished scholars
– Selected full-length papers to be published
For more information, please e-mail Dr. Joseph Osoba.