The CALA 2019



The following questions have been asked by concerned parties, and are hence appropriate to post and respond to. We see all questions and concerns as highly significant and relevant, and thus we respond to each concern.

Question: How will the CALA 1 conference aim to collaborate with other well established organizations in Anthropology, Linguistics, or Linguistic Anthropology?

The CALA 1 aims to offer its extensive support to Asian, and global, Linguistic Anthropologists, and organizations in fields related to Linguistic Anthropology. The conference organizers emphasize that its role includes to solidify and advance efforts by the current organizations focusing on Linguistic Anthropology, and other related fields.

Question: Where will the CALA be held?

The CALA location will change every year, and will thus be hosted by a new Institution for each respective year.

Question: Will special issues emerge from the CALA?

The CALA hopes to publish strong work presented at the CALA, and is currently discussing with several key publications to effect this. Consequently, the CALA aims to support and facilitate a rise in academic quality so to increasingly opportune academics and researchers to develop, and hence to become more competent to contribute their work to publications.

Question: Can anyone host a future CALA?

Yes, the CALA accepts proposals from institutions wishing to host a future CALA. Please contact CALA at with an introductory proposal, and the CALA  secretariat will mediate the proposal.

More questions and their responses will be uploaded soon.