Conference Details

The GLOCAL African Assembly On Linguistic Anthropology (AFALA) 2021

  • Social Sciences and Humanities
  • Conference
  • Oct 13, 2021 - Oct 16, 2021
  • University of Nairobi Towers
  • Nairobi, Kenya
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The (SCOPUS / ISI indexed) GLOCAL African Assembly for Linguistic Anthropology 2021, The second GLOCAL AFALA, October 13-16, 2021 at the University of Nairobi, Kenya, in collaboration with SOAS, University of London, and over 200 other global institutions, symbolizes a significant leap forward for African Linguistic Anthropology, and for Linguistic Anthropology in general, from the highly successful Previous GLOCAL Conferences globally, to further problematize perspectives on and praxis in African Linguistics, Anthropology and Society.


List of Main Topics

  • Linguistics and Anthropology


Prof Helga Schroeder Professor Humphrey, Jeremiah Ojwang & Other Global Keynote Speakers

Submission Instructions

Abstract and poster proposal submission

Opens: 15 June, 2020
Closes: 19 February, 2021

Notification of acceptance

No later than May 30, 2021

Submission Dates

Abstract Date

Registration Fee and Instructions

Early bird registration

Opens: October 30, 2020
Closes: February 28, 2021

Normal bird registration

Opens: February 29, 2021
Closes:June 25, 2021

Presenters will need to have registered for The AFALA by no later than August 15 2021, to guarantee a place in the program. Registration will remain open after this date, but the conference organizers can not guarantee placement in the conference.

Late bird registration

Opens: June 26 2021
Closes: October 16, 2021 (Conference end)