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Call for papers

 Regional AFRILEX workshop

21-22 June 2017, Stellenbosch



All submissions will be adjudicated.


The workshop language is English.


Prospective presenters are to submit abstracts to reach AFRILEX before Friday 7 April 2017. Please note that there is limited space available on the programme, so no late submission will be accepted. Abstracts must be between 600 and 800 words long for adjudicators to make informed judgements on the central argument of the paper. Abstracts should contain the following elements: a central argument, some reference to research methodology and some (preliminary) conclusions. Papers that do not comply with these requirements will unfortunately be rejected.


On a page separate to the abstract itself, please provide the following information:

Title, initials and surname:



Telephone (cell/mobile or office):

Full title of the paper:


Abstracts should be sent by e-mail to Prof Elsabé Taljard

E-mail address:


Receipt of abstracts will be acknowledged and feedback will be given to authors as soon as it is received back from the adjudicators. MS Powerpoint Presentation facilities will be available. As a backup, presenters are invited to e-mail their presentation to the organiser ahead of the conference.