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Call for papers – SALALS Journal

Special Issue on Languages Without Limits: Translanguaging for Curriculum Transformation in the Global South Guest Editors: Professor Leketi Makalela, Dr Nomalungelo Ngubane & Professor Berrington Ntombela Summary In response to the urgent and critical need for systemic curriculum reform, this special issue delves into translanguaging’s role as a catalyst for educational transformation within the Global

1st Call for papers – SALALS Conference 2024

SALALS Conference 2024 25-27 June 2024 The annual conference of the Southern African Linguistics and Applied Linguistics Society (SALALS) will be hosted by the University of Johannesburg’s Department of Languages, Cultural Studies and Applied Linguistics from 25 to 27 June 2024. Theme: Navigating and Embracing Language, Linguistics, and Technology – Future Directions in the Era

1st Call for papers – SALALS Conference 2022

1st call for papers/posters/workshops SALALS conference 2022 27–30 June 2022 The annual conference of the Southern African Linguistics and Applied Linguistics Society (SALALS) will be hosted by the North-West University’s School of Languages on the Potchefstroom campus from 27 to 30 June 2022. This will be an in-person conference. Bridging the gaps The notion of

SALALS virtual conference 2021 – Programme

The annual conference of the Southern African Linguistics and Applied Linguistics Society (SALALS), with participation by the South African Association of Language Teachers (SAALT), will be hosted in 2021 by the Department of General Linguistics at Stellenbosch University with support from the South African Centre for Digital Language Resources (SADiLaR).

SALALS 2021 Virtual Conference – Abstract submission reminder

REMINDERAbstract Submission SALALS virtual conference 2021 21-23 September, 2021 This serves as a reminder of the abstract submission deadline of 24 May, 2021,for the 2021 Southern African Linguistics and Applied Linguistics Society (SALALS) virtual conference. The conference is hosted by the Department of General Linguistics, Stellenbosch University with support from the South African Centre for

1st Call for papers – SALALS virtual conference 2021

1st call for papers SALALS virtual conference 2021 21-23 September, 2021 The annual conference of the Southern African Linguistics and Applied Linguistics Society (SALALS), with participation by the South African Association of Language Teachers (SAALT), will be hosted in 2021 by the Department of General Linguistics at Stellenbosch University with support from the South African

Honorary membership awarded to Prof Daan Wissing

The SALALS honorary membership is awarded by the Executive Committee to persons who have made significant achievements in the Society’s field of focus and/or have made a noteworthy contribution to the Society’s activities. At the 2020 virtual AGM, Herculene Kotzé, in her capacity as SALALS chairperson, presented Prof Daan Wissing with an honorary membership award.

SALALS and SAALT Joint Conference (2020/2021) cancelled

Due to the COV19 pandemic the local organising committee (in consultation with the two societies) has decided to cancel the joint SALALS/SAALT 2020 Conference that was postponed to 2021.  SALALS is considering a virtual conference, to be scheduled later in 2021, and more details will be forthcoming shortly.

SALALS and SAALT Joint Conference postponed to 2021

The organising committee has decided to postpone the SALALS/SAALT 2020 Conference that was to be hosted in June/July this year.  Due to the COV19 pandemic that has had a dire impact on countries and communities around the world, as well as the most recent announcement by the President of South Africa, prohibiting meetings of larger

SALALS and SAALT Joint Conference 2020

The call for papers is out! The Linguistics discipline in the School of Arts at the University of KwaZulu-Natal is proud to host the 2020 joint annual conference of the Southern African Linguistics and Applied Linguistics Society (SALALS) and the South African Association for Language Teaching (SAALT). The conference will be held in Durban – a wonderful and warm