LSSA / SAALA / SAALT Joint Annual Conference 2013


July 1, 2013 – July 4, 2013

The 2013 joint annual conference of the South African Association for Language Teaching (SAALT), the Southern African Applied Linguistics Association (SAALA) and the Linguistics Society of Southern Africa (LSSA) will be held in the beautiful and historic town of Stellenbosch. The conference is being organised by Stellenbosch University’s Language Centre, as well as the Departments of General Linguistics, and Afrikaans and Dutch. 

Please visit the conference website for more information and to register for the conference.

Important Dates:

Abstract submission: 22 March 2013
Acceptance notification: 30 April 2013
Early registration: 6 May 2013
Normal registration: 31 May 2013

Quick Guide on how to use this website:

  • To create an account on this website (this does not register you for the conference), select LOG IN or ACCOUNT at the top, and create a new account.
  • To register a new submission, select "Call for Papers" on the right or below, review the instructions, and start the submission process. If you have not registered on the website yet, select the option to create a new account, and proceed to follow the submission steps.
  • To update an existing submission, or review your submission status, log in, go to USER HOME at the top, and review your submissions in the "Author" section.

Notes regarding the submission of abstracts:

  1. Please ensure that the abstract document submitted does not contain authors names or affiliations (providing authors' details is a separate part of the submission process).
  2. Where the submission process asks for "Title" please insert the title of the presentation abstract.


Conference Information