Explorations in Ethnography, Language and Communication 8 (EELC8)

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24. - 25. September 2020  |  University of Oslo

Online conference: EELC8 will be livestreamed using Zoom. All registered participants will receive access code via email on 23rd September.


The theme of the eighth biennial Explorations in Ethnography, Language and Communication conference is “Perspectives across disciplinary and political borders.”

Mark the dates:

  • Registration deadline (non-presenters): 14 September 2020
  • Pre-conference events: Publishing workshop with Multilingual Matters and Einar Haugen lecture, 23 September 2020
  • Access code emailed to registered participants: 23 September 2020
  • Technical Help Desk open 13:00 - 15:00 (GMT+2) 23 September 2020
  • Conference: 24 - 25 September 2020

Explorations in Ethnography, Language and Communication (EELC) is a biannual conference for the Linguistic Ethnography Forum affiliated with BAAL. The conference aims to

  • Provide a dedicated cross-disciplinary forum for researchers who combine ethnographic and linguistic approaches
  • Facilitate high quality debate on contemporary issues across health, education, social policy and cultural studies
  • Establish a stimulating programme combining plenary lectures, data workshops, oral and poster presentations
  • Facilitate international dialogue between linguistic ethnography and linguistic anthropology

We hope to see you then!

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