We are delighted to announce that the Laboratory on Approaches to Discourse & the Research Unit in Obligations and Arbitration, University of Sfax-Tunisia, will host the
Regional Conference of the International Association of Forensic Linguists (IAFL 2014)
on the theme:
“Forensic Linguistics/Language and the Law: Foundations and Future Avenues (FLFFA 2014)”.
The conference will be held on 12th-14th December 2014 at Sfax-Tunisia.
“Forensic Linguistics: Foundations and Future Avenues” is the first international conference on Forensic Linguistics/ language and the law to be co-sponsored by the International Association of Forensic Linguists (IAFL) in Africa and in the Arab world.
We invite contributions related to the theme of the conference. Contributors are kindly requested to submit abstracts (max. 300 words) of their proposed papers/posters via the following EsayChair link: https://www.easychair.org/conferences/?conf=flffa2014 by no later than 31st May 2014.
We are delighted to announce the following keynote speakers:
Professor Edward Finegan, University of Southern California—USA
Professor Ronald Butters, Duke University—USA
Professor Malcolm Coulthard, Federal University of Santa Catarina—Brazil
Professor Fatima-Zahra Lamrani, University of Mohamed V, Rabat—Morocco
Professor Mounir Triki, University of Sfax—Tunisia
Other speakers will be announced once they have confirmed their participation.