SCL Biennial Conference
SCL Biennial Conference

SCL Biennial Conference
SCL Biennial Conference
SCL Biennial Conference
SCL Biennial Conference
SCL Biennial Conference
SCL Biennial Conference
SCL Biennial Conference

 

Field Trip

 

There will be a special post conference trip to the Eastern Maroon Community of Moore Town in Portland on Saturday August 6, 2016. It is the perfect family excursion which will include:

- hiking
- experiencing the natural landscape and the Nanny Falls Spend a day with the Maroon people, with whom Kenneth Bilby spent much time.

It promises to be a great experience.

Information on costs will be posted later.

Maroon village

 


Venue: UWI, Mona Campus

The UWI Mona campus, located in Northern Kingston, encompasses 653 acres of land formerly part of two large sugar estates, Papine and Mona. Scattered throughout the campus are the famous historic ruins of a Roman-style aqueduct, water wheel, and other remnants of the sugar works which once stood on the site ....Read More »

Important Dates
Practical Information

Some practical information for Conference attendees, including:

- Arriving in Jamaica
- Currency
- Mobile Devices
- Getting around
- Eating Out
- Shopping

About SCL

The SCL is a scholarly linguistics Society dedicated to the study of language in the Caribbean and to the dissemination of both the theoretical and applied research of its members. Read more

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Local Organising Committee:

Prof Silvia Kouwenberg
silvia.kouwenberg@uwimona.edu.jm

Prof Hubert Devonish
hubert.devonish@uwimona.edu.jm

SCL Secretariat:

SCL Secretary
Dr. Clive Forrester
secretary@scl-online.net

SCL Treasurer:
Dr. Jo-Anne Ferreira
treasurer@scl-online.net

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Jamaica

  • Population: 3,000,000 est;.2014
  • Capital: Kingston; 970,000 est. 2014
  • Area: 10,991 sq kms (4,244 sq miles)
  • Languages: English and Jamaican (English Creole)
  • International Airports: Norman Manley International (Kingston) and Sangster International (Montego Bay)
  • Telephone Code: 876
  • Time Zone: GMT - 5 hours

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