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.

A successful meeting of the joint IAUE-UNIPORT planning committee was held on June 8, 2017 at the main campus of Ignatius Ajuru University of Education. A full list of all committees and their members will soon be published.
Thanks.



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 CLASSIC
DELUXE
N10,000
N15,000
AC, FRIDGE, WATER HEATER, WIFI 1.5KM SWIMMING POOL, ROOM SERVICE, GYM
2 NEW GRANGE HOTEL STANDARD
EXECUTIVE
SUITE
FLAT RATE OF N7,000
N10,000
AC, FRIDGE, WATER HEATER 3.0KM OUTDOOR BAR, RESTAURANT
3 LEEZON HOTEL & SUITES 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) STANDARD
BUSINESS DELUXE
N5,000
N7,000
AC, FRIDGE, WATER HEATER, WIFI 4.0KM SWIMMING POOL, ROOM SERVICE
5 CITY CROWN HOTELS STANDARD
DOUBLE ‘A’
STANDARD
DOUBLE ‘B’
FLAT RATE OF N5,000 AC, FRIDGE, WATER HEATER 5.0KM SWIMMING POOL, CYBERCAFE, GYM
6 HARTFORD HOTELS RUBBY
DIAMOND
(WITH BIG BALCONY)
N5,000
N8,000
AC, FRIDGE, WATER HEATER, WIFI 5.5KM SWIMMING POOL, OUTDOOR BAR
7 TEL AVIV HOTEL 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 STUDIO
STANDARD
SUPER CLASSIC
N11,000
N16,000
26,000
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 PAY INTO LAN ACCOUNT NO. 6060234354, FIDELITY BANK. SCAN BANK TELLER, INDICATE HOTEL CHOICE AND SEND TO LOC SECRETARY’S EMAIL: PRIYEI@YAHOO.COM FOR RESERVATION TO BE MADE. IMPORTANT: INDICATE DATE OF ARRIVAL)