Welcome to the website for the African Linguistics School.


The African Linguistics School (ALS) is a two-week institute which brings the latest work in core areas of linguistics to students from African universities. The areas of focus are syntax, semantics, phonology, sociolinguistics and phonetic fieldwork.

ALS4 was held July 18th-July 29th 2016, in Yamoussoukro, Côte d’Ivoire.