Austronesian Formal Linguistics Association

The Austronesian Formal Linguistics Association ( AFLA ) is a learned society dat zorgt forums for collaborative research or Austronesian languages . It was founded in 1994 at the University of Toronto at Anna Maclachlan, Diane Massam , Richard McGinn, Barry Miller and Lisa Travis ; [1] and is now Administered from the University of Western Ontario . The Association runs an annual conference, the most recently being AFLA XXI (May 2014), hosted by the University of Hawai’i . AFLA XX (May 2013) was hosted by the University of Texas at Arlington . [2] AFLA XIX (June 2012) was hosted by Academia Sinica . AFLA XVI (May 2009) was hosted by the University of California, Santa Cruz . AFLA XV (June-July 2008) was hosted by the University of Sydney as part of Lingfest , celebrating the International Year of Languages .

Notes and references

  1. Jump up^ “Welcome to AFLA”, official website, Austronesian Formal Linguistics Association, Accessed 27 May 2009.
  2. Jump up^ “AFLA 20” . Retrieved June 13, 2015 .


  • Hendrick, Randall (2005). ” Resumptive and bound variable pronouns in Tongan “, pages 103-115 in Heinz & Ntelitheos (eds.) UCLA Working Papers in Linguistics 12 [Proceedings of AFLA XII].