LINGUIST List 26.1044

Mon Feb 23 2015

Calls: Applied Linguistics, General Linguistics, Language Acquisition/Nigeria

Editor for this issue: Erin Arnold <>

Date: 20-Feb-2015
From: Kehinde Ayoola <>
Subject: Ife Humanities Conference 2015
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Full Title: Ife Humanities Conference 2015

Date: 23-Mar-2015 - 26-Mar-2015
Location: Ile-Ife, Osun State, Nigeria
Contact Person: Kehinde Ayoola
Meeting Email: < click here to access email >
Web Site:

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Language Acquisition

Call Deadline: 07-Mar-2015

Meeting Description:

The Ife Humanities Conference 2015 is an Annual International Faculty of Arts Conference
Date: March 23 – 26, 2015
Venue: Conference Centre, Obafemi Awolowo University, Ile-Ife
Theme: The Humanities and the Challenges of Development in Africa


- African Development and the Burden of History
- Philosophy and the Challenges of Development in Africa
- Cinema and the Challenges of Development in Africa
- Contemporary African Literature and the Challenges of Development in Africa
- Cultural Heritage and Economic Sustenance in Africa
- Human Resource Development in Africa
- Political administration and Development in Africa
- Religion and the Challenges of Development in Africa
- Technology and Language Learning and Teaching in Africa
- The Place of the Performing Arts in Development
- Sports, Physical and Health Education of Development in Africa
- Gender and Development in Africa
- The Law and the Challenges of Development in Africa

Keynote Speaker:

Professor Kofi Anyidoho, University of Ghana, Legon, Accra, Ghana

Plenary Speakers:

- Professor M.E.M. Kolawole, Kwara State University, Malete
- Prof Christopher Olubunmi Oshun, Lagos State University, Ojo


Professor L. O. Adewole
Dean Faculty of Arts

Chief Host:

Professor Bamitale Omole
Vice Chancellor

Call for Papers:

Submission of Abstracts:

Abstracts Must:

- Address any one of the subthemes
- Not exceed 150 words
- Be sent to

Abstract submission deadline: 7 March 2015
Full paper submission deadline: 15 March 2015

The full paper should be sent to Acceptance/invitation letters will be issued on submission of abstracts by prospective participants.

You will also be furnished with details of accommodation facilities, transportation, and any other relevant information you may require.

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