Language and the Law — Florianopolis, Brazil

ALIDI (the newly formed Association for Language and Law for Speakers of Portuguese) and the IAFL (the International Association of Forensic Linguists) present Language and the Law – Bridging the Gaps: An International Conference on the Language of the Law, Interaction in Legal Settings and Language as Evidence Dec. 11-13, 2013. The official languages of the Conference will be English and Portuguese. The conference will be jointly hosted by PPGI (the Postgraduate Programme in English) and CCJ (the Centre for Legal Sciences), both of the Federal University of Santa Catarina in Florianopolis, Brazil.

May 15 is the submission deadline for paper abstracts, poster abstracts, and proposals for themed colloquia and roundtables.