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Welcome to the Society for Pidgin and Creole Linguistics

The Society for Pidgin and Creole Linguistics (SPCL) is organized in the interest of the academic community and not for profit.  

Above the Clouds

About Us

Our object is the study and documentation of pidgin and creole languages worldwide, together with other languages or dialects of other languages influencing them or influenced by them. 

Upcoming Events

23rd April 2024 

A lively discussion on "Creole and Indigenous Voices of North America" ( LSA-SPCL webinar)

5th - 9th August 2024 

SCL & SPCL 25th Biennial Conference, Guyana



We are open for membership all year round.



Find out more about how the society operates

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Stephen Peck Fund

Financial Fund available to students studying creoles, pidgins and other contact languages



A selection of online resources for students, teachers, researchers or anyone with a general interest in Creole and Pidgin languages.

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