Second and Final Call for AbstractsThe CALA (2), The (annual) Conference on Asian Linguistic Anthropology 2020
Purpose and Structure – Over 400 scholars globally will gather to present papers and to engage in progressive discussion on the Linguistic Anthropology, and Language and Society, pertinent to Asia. The Conference proceedings will be indexed with SCOPUS and will hence contribute to ranked and cited publications for all those accepted to present, as well as directing papers to Top Tier Journal Publication Special Issues. The fully Non-Profit CALA Conference sources funding/grants to assist people who need funding to access the Conference.
Location and Date – University Putra Malaysia, Bintulu, Sarawak, Malaysia, February 5-8, 2020
Theme – Asian Text, Global Context, a theme very pertinent to Asian regions and countries vis-a-vis their global analogues. Keynote and Plenary Speakers – Professor Li Wei (University College London), Professor Susan Needham (California State University Dominguez Hills), Professor Hans Henrich Hock (University of Illinois), Professor Asmah Haji Omar (University of Malaya), Professor Nathan Hill (SOAS University of London)Official Partners
- Taylor and Francis Global Publishers (Official Partners)
- SOAS, University of London
- Over 120 academic institutions globally (University of Hawai’i, Temple University, University of Illinois University, Montclair State University, Ohio State University, Nanyang Technological University, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Indian Institute of Anthropologists, and so forth).
- Scientific Committee of 120 academics globally prominent in Linguistic Anthropology and related fields
CALL FOR ABSTRACTS CLOSING DATE – August 23, 2019
Publications – Several Special (Top-Tier/Scopus/ISI/ACHI/SSCI) Journal issues and monographs are planned with well ranked publishers, from papers submitted to the CALA 2020, that meet the requirements of review. Ample assistance is provided to revise papers.
Abstract Submissions – The Call for Abstracts is now open until August 23, 2019, at the following link, with all information. http://cala2020.upm.edu.my
Anthropological Excursion – Sarawak, Malaysia (final day) – Several options to select from.