25-27 August: Colloquium on African Languages and Linguistics

On 25, 26 and 27 August 2014, the 44th edition of the Colloquium on African Languages and Linguistics (CALL) will take place in Leiden.

Invitation to CALL 2014

We are pleased to invite you to the 44th Colloquium on African Languages and Linguistics, to be held in Leiden on 25, 26 and 27 August, from Monday morning through Wednesday afternoon.

Papers and research reports on all aspects of African languages and linguistics are welcome. We shall allow 30 minutes for the presentation of each paper, including (10 minutes) discussion.

Here you can find a pdf file of the invitation. Please share this with your colleagues.


Please register before 1 June 2014, by sending an email to Call@hum.leidenuniv.nl. If you would like to give a presentation, we only need the title of your presentation, so you do not need to send an abstract. Please make sure your message for registration contains your name, affiliation, title of the paper (in French or English, depending on the language of your presentation) and your email address.

Registration fee

The registration fee will be 30 euro, to be paid on Monday morning the 25th. On Monday evening, there will be a dinner, which costs an extra 25 euro. If you would like to attend the dinner, please let us know while registering for the colloquium.

Preliminary programme

The preliminary programme has been finalized. Please note that this programme may still be subject to changes.

                        PRELIMINARY PROGRAMME


We suggest you try to book your own accommodation. A list of suitable options you can find here.


If you need an official letter of acceptance of your participation, please let us know. If you need a visa to enter the Netherlands, please start procedures well ahead of time.

Unfortunately it is not possible to provide financial assistance.

Last Modified: 15-08-2014