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James Essegbey To Speak At Abralin (The Brazilian Linguistics Association)

James Essegbey will be presenting a lecture on Thursday, 23 July at 16:00 ET (or 5PM, Brazil Time; UTC -3). The title of his talk is ‘Contact-induced change in Ghana-Togo Mountain languages.’

Click here for the live transmission link.

The Brazilian Linguistics Association (, in a joint project with the Permanent International Committee of Linguists (, the Asociación de Lingüística y Filología de América Latina (, Sociedad Argentina de Estudios Lingüísticos (, the Association Internationale de Linguistique Appliquée (, the Societas Linguistica Europaea (, the Linguistic Society of America (, the Linguistics Association of Great Britain (, the Australian Linguistic Society ( and the British Association for Applied Linguistics ( is organizing a virtual event: Abralin ao Vivo – Linguist Online. The event is designed to give students and researchers free access to state-of-the-art discussions on the most diverse topics related to the study of human language during this difficult quarantine period.

For more information about Abralin ao Vivo – Linguists Online, please visit: For updates on the event’s programme, follow Abralin at All the lectures are also available on Abrali’n YouTube channel: