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Call for Papers: ALFALito 2022

Event Type
Asociación de Lingüística y Filología de la América Latina. Hosted by the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
Organized by Dr. Salvatore Callesano (University of Illinois), Dr. Victor Fernández-Mallat (Georgetown University), Dr. Adriana Patiño (University of Southampton)
Originating Calendar
Center for Latin American and Caribbean Studies (CLACS)

Call for Papers: ALFALito (September 29 - October 1, 2022) at the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign

Deadline extension to submit abstracts: June 6, 2022

The Asociación de Lingüística y Filología de la América Latina (ALFAL) is an academic community whose objective is to promote linguistic theory, applied linguistics, and philology in Latin America. 
For ALFALito 2022, we invite to participate in Project 16 - “Linguistic questions in relation to the Latin American diaspora,” with this year’s theme being “Mobility of people and their linguistic practices: Sociolinguistic, grammatical, and language contact approaches” (organized by Salvatore Callesano, Víctor Fernández-Mallat, y Adriana Patiño).

 In addition to the ALFALito 2022 academic meeting, one day will be dedicated to a professional development workshop for local (Champaign & Urbana) K-12 teachers about intercultural education and how to incorporate sociolinguistic knowledge into the classroom. 

Those interested in submitting an abstract related to the indicated areas should upload it here:
The abstracts may be submitted in SpanishEnglish, or Portuguese.

For more information please visit P16 ALFAL' Facebook ( and Twitter accounts (

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