Call for Papers

Abstract submission deadlines: 1 August 2022
Notification of acceptance: 8 August 2022

Workshop/Master Classes: 9 September 2022
Conference: 10 September 2022

Submit your abstract to

We invite abstracts for 30-minute presentations on any topics: relation to the socio, cultural and linguistic aspects of the Austronesian and Papuan Worlds, particularly with special areal focus on Indonesia.

We welcome papers that discuss the following sub-themes: 

a) Austronesian/Papuan languages: phonetics and phonology, morphosyntax, semantics, discourse/pragmatics, vernacular acquisition/learning/teaching, translation and interpreting. 

b) The socio-cultural-historical dynamics of Austronesian/Papuan communities: multilingualism, cultural pluralism/multiculturalism, language/culture endangerment, vernacular histories/oral traditions, heritage tourism, adat/indigenous rights/advocacy, social and religious harmony.


Please submit a one-page abstract (A4) in English in 10pt or larger type, with margins of at least 1.5 cm on all four sides, and it should Include a title. 

All abstracts will be reviewed anonymously. Omit name and affiliation, and avoid obvious self-reference. Information about the title of your abstract and the author(s) must be included in the body text of your email. 

An abstract in Indonesian is accepted but the author should provide the English version when his/her abstract is accepted for presentation after the review.

ICAPaW 2022

Invited Speakers

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