September 6th, 2021, University of Alicante, Spain

Venue: University of Alicante, Spain.

Organisers: Prof. Dr. Dieter Stein (Heinrich-Heine Universität, Düssesdorf) and Prof. Victoria Guillén (University of Alicante).


The Focus Conference on Forensic Linguistics will take place at the University of Alicante on September 6th, 2021, prior to the 5th ILLA General Conference (Sept. 7th-9th, 2021). It invites papers dealing with the scientific linguistic analysis of language as evidence. Suggested areas of discussion include but are not limited to the following:

  • Authorship identification
  • Speaker identification
  • Plagiarism detection
  • Deception and lie detection
  • Linguistic profiling
  • Language crimes
  • Language cybercrimes

The deadline for abstract submission has been extended until January 20th 2021.

For registration and abstract submission please visit the official conference website.