The Department of English at Fatima Jinnah Women University in collaboration with the Higher Education Commission of Pakistan (HEC) will host the 4th International Conference of the Linguistic Association of Pakistan (ICLAP 2018) in Rawalpindi on 18-20 October 2018. Linguistic Research in Multilingual Contexts is the central theme of this year's conference aiming to explore the challenges, opportunities, interrelationships, counter-arguments, innovative methods and applications of linguistic research in multilingual contexts. The focused subthemes are Multilingualism as a Tool of Marginalization and/or Empowerment and, Multiliteracies for Adopting New Technologies and Sustaining Linguistic Diversity.