Call for Papers

The theme of this year's conference is ''Language Study: Global Debates and Indigenous Perspectives''. This conference aims to explore novelty in methods and methodologies employed in the study of languages globally - the challenges it undertakes, the myths it breaks, how it deals with factors such as globalisation and marginalisation, from what perspectives languages may be approached, and finally how language analysis may finally provide input to the teaching of languages in general and English language in particular.

Researchers are invited to submit abstracts of thier papers on original and unpublished research work on any aspect of theoretical or applied linguistics for presentation in the conference by Monday, 10 June 2019 Sunday, 30 June 2019 via Easy Chair ( Abstracts should be written in English and the size of an abstract should not exceed 350 words excluding title, keywords and references. Please follow the Guidelines for Abstracts, given on the webpage.

All abstracts accepted for presentation will be published in the conference book and full papers (after peer-review) will be published in the Pakistan Journal of Language Studies (PJLS) - a peer-reviewed journal published by the Department of Applied Linguistics, GC University Faisalabad (GCUF).

To submit the abstract you should have eascychair account. In case of any difficulty in creating the account or submitting the abstract via the online submission system, you may seek help by writing an email to or calling the contact persons. The subject line of the email should read Seeking help for ICLAP 2019 submission.