Date: 26-Apr-2016 From: LINGUIST List <linguistlinguistlist.org> Subject: Fund Drive 2016: Reminder! Donate to Win a Publisher Prize E-mail this message to a friend
Dear LINGUIST List Subscribers and Colleagues,
In case you missed the announcement last Friday (http://linguistlist.org/issues/27/27-1879.html), we are running another publisher prize giveaway this week. If you donate before this Friday, April 29, at 5 PM EST, you will get the chance one of these prizes:
From Bloomsbury Publishing: Discourse of Twitter and Social Media by Michele Zappavigna (http://goo.gl/7cSzz2)
From Elsevier: ONE personal one-year electronic subscription to an Elsevier linguistics journal of the winner’s choice (complete list of their linguistic journals here: https://goo.gl/NaswSa)
From The Association of Editors of the Journal of Portuguese Linguistics: one volume of the Journal of Portuguese Linguistics (http://goo.gl/rIJ7Ij) to everyone that donates $20 or more
From Springer: Languages for Specific Purposes in the Digital Era edited by Elena Bárcena, Timothy Read, and Jorge Arus (http://goo.gl/AnGUOR)
To win any of these fantastic prizes from this coming week’s prize bundle, you can donate to enter your name into the drawing, until Friday April 29th, at 5 PM EST. For every $10 you donate, your name will be entered into the lottery to win. So if you donate $50, your name goes into the drawing three times. Donate by the link below:
And as always, if you cannot donate monetarily, you can help us out in other ways, such as liking, sharing, and retweeting our Fund Drive posts on social media. If you like the LINGUIST List and have benefited from our free service, tell your friends about the LINGUIST List and our Fund Drive. Every little bit of support is appreciated!
There will be many more great prizes from our supporting publishers in the coming month, so stay tuned to our social media pages to hear about more prizes that you can win. Thanks and good luck!
Linguistically yours, The LINGUIST List Crew
This year the LINGUIST List hopes to raise $79,000. This money will go to help keep the List running by supporting all of our Student Editors for the coming year.
For all information on donating, including information on how to donate by check, money order, PayPal or wire transfer, please visit: http://funddrive.linguistlist.org/donate/
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