Conferences

The Association holds an annual conference, which alternates between a Francophone country and the UK. If you would be interested in organizing and hosting a future conference, please contact AFLS President Henry Tyne

 

The upcoming conference for 2019 is to take place in Bristol: please visit https://afls2019.blogs.bristol.ac.uk/ for more information.

 

Previous conferences

2018: Université Jean Jaurès, Toulouse

Theme: "Focus on French language usage and users"

Details: https://blogs.univ-tlse2.fr/afls2018/

2017: Glendon College, York University, Toronto

Theme: "French Across Geographical, Social, and Historical Spaces"

Details: https://www.glendon.yorku.ca/afls-2017/

2016: Queen’s University Belfast

Theme: ‘French as a shared language / Le français partagé’
Details: AFLS 2016
Organising committee: Janice Carruthers, Anna Tristram et Daniel McAuley (Queen’s University Belfast)
Conference email: afls2016@gmail.com

2015: Université de Caen

Date: 17-19 June 2015
Theme: “La linguistique du français vernaculaire : analyses synchroniques, perspectives diachroniques et applications didactiques”.
Details: here

2014: University of Kent

Date: 25-27 June 2014
Thème: ‘Que le français se nomme diversité…’
Details: here

2013: Université Perpignan

Date: 25-27 June 2013
Theme: “mise en relief”.
Details: here

2012 University of Newcastle

Date: 01-03 June 2012
Theme:”le français à travers le temps: acquisition, changement, variation”

2011 Université de Nancy 2, France

Date: 8-10 September 2011
Theme: “Regards nouveaux sur les liens entre théories, méthodes et données en linguistique française”

2010 University of Cambridge, UK

Date: 1-3 September 2010
Theme: “Le français: langue une, langue plurielle”

2009 Université de Neuchâtel, Suisse

Date: 3-5 September 2009
Theme: “Langue française en contextes”

2008 University of Oxford, UK

Date: 3-5 septembre 2008
Theme: Les voix du français: usages et représentations

2007 Université du Littoral, Boulogne

Date: 3-5 September 2007
Theme: “Le français sous tous ses aspects”

2006 University of West of England, Bristol

Date: 5-7 September 2006
Theme: “Variations, variétés”

2005 Université de Savoie

Date: 2-4 September 2005
Theme: “Traduction en diachronie et synchronie”

2004 Aston University, Birmingham

Date: 3-5 September 2004
Theme: “Si le français m’était conté…”

2003 Université de Tours

Date: 25 – 27 September 2003
Theme: “Le français aujourd’hui: problèmes et méthodes”

2002 University of St Andrew’s

Date: 30 August – 1 September 2002
Theme: “Le français d’hier, d’aujourd’hui et de demain”

2001 U.C.L. Louvain-la-Neuve

Date: 31 August – 2 September 2000

2000 Laval University

Carol Saunders (Organizer), University of Surrey
Assisted by:
Aidan Coveney (Exeter)
Florence Myles (Newcastle/Southampton)
Jocelyne Bisaillon (Quebec Organiser)

1999 University of Wales, Swansea

Dr Dulcie Engel
French Department
University of Wales, Swansea
Swansea, SA2 8PP, U.K.

1998 University of East Anglia

Dr Marie-Madeleine Kenning
School of Modern Languages and European Studies
University of East Anglia
Norwich, NR4 7TJ, U.K.

1997 Université de Montpellier

Theme: “Description du français: discours, corpus, analyses, application”