Theme:

LANGUAGE, LITERATURE, CULTURE & CONFLICT RESOLUTION

Venue:
MAIN AUDITORIUM,
Ignatius Ajuru University of Education
Port Harcourt


Arrival/Registration:
MONDAY, December 4th, 2017

Opening Ceremony
TUESDAY, December 5th, 2017
10:00 AM


Departure:
FRIDAY, December 8th, 2017

Plenary/Parallel Session
WEDNESDAY, December 6th, 2017
THURSDAY, December 7th, 2017
09:00AM


POST GRADUATE HALL
HUMANITIES BLOCK: CONFERENCE ROOM/CLASSROOMS

Abstract

Abstracts of not more than 250 words should be presented on two (2) pages. The first page should contain the title of the paper, name(s) of the author(s), affiliation , full addresses, telephone number, email address, and the sub-theme within which the author would like their paper to be discussed. The second page should contain only the title of the paper and the abstract.

Abstract should be presented in Times New Roman, font size 12, single line spacing and sent as email attachment to the email addresses of the conference contacts.

Deadline for submission is 31st October, 2017. 20 hard copies of paper should be submitted at the conference registration desk.



Keynote Speakers:

Dr. Mrs. Sarah Jubril
First Female Presidential Candidate
PROF. ABUBAKAR RASHEED
Executive Secretary, National University Commision

Lead Papers:

PROF. ISMA’ILA JUNAIDU
NERDC ABUJA
PROF. CECILIA A. EME
Nnamdi Azikiwe University, Awka

Special Guests:

PROF. HARRISON ADÉNÍYÌ
National President
DR. ABUBAKAR MOHAMMED
National Secretary
  • Sub-themes

    • Linguistics & Language in Conflict
    • Language & Mind Control
    • Language & Governance
    • French & Language of Diplomacy
    • Language & Power
    • Sociolinguistics & Language of Conflict
    • Language & Dialogue
    • Phonology & the Language of Abuse
    • Stylistics & the Language of Governance
    • The Role of Linguistics in Conflict Resolution
    • Structure of the Language of Conflict
    • Phonology & the Language of Conflict
    • Literature and the Language of Conflict
    • Culture and the Language of Conflict
    • Indigenous media and the Language of Conflict
    • Translation Studies and Conflict Resolution.

  • Other aspects of Linguistics include but not limited to:

    • Phonetics and Phonology
    • Syntax and Semantics
    • Pragmatics, Discourse Analysis and Critical Discourse Analysis
    • Psycholinguistics
    • Corpus and computational linguistics
    • Contrastive linguistics
    • Translating, interpreting and mediation
    • ICT and languages.

FEES PAYABLE:

CONFERENCE FEE: N14,000
ANNUAL DUES: N2,500
NEW MEMBERSHIP REGISTRATION: N5,000
PAPER ASSESSMENT FEES: N3,500
JOLAN: N2,500
CERTIFICATE OF ATTENDANCE (OPTIONAL): N500
CERTIFICATE OF MEMBERSHIP (OPTIONAL): N500
FOREIGN PARTICIPANTS: $100, £65, €85
STUDENT WITH I.D CARD: N3,000
STUDENT WITHOUT I.D CARD: N5,000


NEGOTIATED HOTELS FOR 2017 LAN CONFERENCE IN PORT HARCOURT
(4TH – 8TH DECEMBER 2017)

S/N NAME OF HOTEL ROOM CATEGORIES DISCOUNTED RATE PER NIGHT FACILITIES IN THE ROOM/HOTEL DISTANCE FROM VENUE ADDITIONAL FACILITIES
1 DE HARRIS HOTEL
EAGLE CEMENT RD, OFF IWOFE RD, RUMUOLUMENI
08134889142
CLASSIC
DELUXE
N10,000
N15,000
AC, FRIDGE, WATER HEATER, WIFI 1.5KM SWIMMING POOL, ROOM SERVICE, GYM
2 NEW GRANGE HOTEL
ST JOHN’S JUNCTION, OFF IWOFE RD, ADJACENT NOBLE SCHOOLS, OGBOGORO RD, PH.
08064296227
STANDARD
EXECUTIVE
SUITE
FLAT RATE OF N7,000
N10,000
AC, FRIDGE, WATER HEATER 3.0KM OUTDOOR BAR, RESTAURANT
3 LEEZON HOTEL & SUITES
KM 1.5, OGBOGORO/ELIOPARANWO, OFF ST JOHN’S JUNCTION, IWOFE/UOE ROAD, PH
08185654549
SINGLE
STANDARD
EXECUTIVE
SUITE
FLAT RATE OF N6,000
N10,000
AC, FRIDGE, WATER HEATER 3.2KM SWIMMING POOL, RESTAURANT
4 MARRIOT GARDEN CITY HOTEL (FORMER PARAGON HOTEL)
KM 2, RUMUEPIRIKOM, UOE/IWOFE RD, PH
08032742044
STANDARD
BUSINESS DELUXE
N5,000
N7,000
AC, FRIDGE, WATER HEATER, WIFI 4.0KM SWIMMING POOL, ROOM SERVICE
5 CITY CROWN HOTELS
58 WIMPEY/IWOFE RD, PH
07030686313
STANDARD
DOUBLE ‘A’
STANDARD
DOUBLE ‘B’
FLAT RATE OF N5,000 AC, FRIDGE, WATER HEATER 5.0KM SWIMMING POOL, CYBERCAFE, GYM
6 HARTFORD HOTELS
50, WIMPEY RD, BY ADA GEORGE JUNCTION, PH
08033427095,08133927095
RUBBY
DIAMOND
(WITH BIG BALCONY)
N5,000
N8,000
AC, FRIDGE, WATER HEATER, WIFI 5.5KM SWIMMING POOL, OUTDOOR BAR
7 TEL AVIV HOTEL
ROAD 9/10, OKANIA, NEW LAYOUT, OFF ADA GEORGE, BY LOCATION, PH
08035016690
STANDARD
EXECUTIVE
SUPER EXECUTIVE
FLAT RATE OF N5,000 AC, FRIDGE, WATER HEATER, WIFI 8.0KM OUTDOOR BAR, GOOD SECURITY, ALL-DAY TRANSPORT TO VENUE (FREE)
8 BEVERLY HILLS HOLIDAY RESORT LTD
PLOT 130, WOJI ROAD, G.R.A. PHASE 2, PH.
08035016690,08141798301
STUDIO
SUPERIOR
STANDARD
DELUXE
SUPER CLASSIC
N10,000
N16,000
N16,000
N26,000
AC, FRIDGE, WATER HEATER, FREE WIFI 8.5KM FREE BREAKFAST, LAUNDRY, GYM, POOL, CAR HIRE.

PAYMENT MUST BE RECEIVED FOR AT LEAST ONE NIGHT BY 30TH NOVEMBER 2017
(PLEASE CONTACT HOTEL DIRECTLY FOR RESERVATIONS BUT KEEP BANK TELLERS AS PROOF OF PAYMENT. IMPORTANT: INDICATE DATE OF ARRIVAL)