The Annual Conference on Asian Linguistic Anthropology seeks to redefine the way we view Asian Language and Society. The CALA holds its annual conference in selected universities globally, and publishes its journal, the JALA, the Journal of Asian Linguistic Anthropology. The JALA is a quarterly, peer reviewed, free to publish, journal. The official partner for the CALA is Taylor and Francis Global Publishers, together with a global network of universities and academics.CALA 2020 registration
Alan Baxter has taught at La Trobe University, University of Lisbon, University of Macau, Flinders University of South Australia and the Federal University of Bahia (Brazil). His research interests lie in the areas of Sociolinguistics, Language Contact and Language Acquisition.
ABOUT THIS SESSION
In the LIAISE 3-3 interview by CALA, Alan Baxter begins with discussing evidence of the introduction of Portuguese language, Baxter compares both Singaporean and Malaysian varieties of Portuguese language. He presents various authors who have worked on the Portuguese Creole varieties, and presents critiques of these works. Finally, Baster begins to discuss the mechanics of the Creole in its articulation, and the collaborations of work globally of people on these Creoles.