Some sessions are organised in thematic panels. The panels of SyWAL2022 are:

Language contact and non-convergent change in West Africa
Coordinators: Pierpaolo Di Carlo (University at Buffalo), Pius Akumbu (LLACAN-CNRS), Jeff Good (University at Buffalo), Roland Kießling (University of Hamburg)

Nominal classification in West African languages
Coordinators: Ines Fiedler (Humboldt University Berlin) and Tom Güldemann (Max Planck Institute for the Science of Human History)

Uniformity, variability and diversity in the syntax of serial verb constructions
Coordinator: Jakob Maché (Universidade de Lisboa)

Structural properties and cultural values of phraseologisms in West African languages
Coordinator: Nina Pawlak (University of Warsaw)

The description of each panel can be found in the individual sections dedicated to the thematic sessions (menu on the left). To contribute to a thematic session, you can either send your proposal to (proposals will be forwarded to the panel organisers) or respond to any Call for Papers from the panel organisers.

Ultimo aggiornamento 27/07/2022