LINGUIST List 23.2960

Fri Jul 06 2012

Calls: Computational Ling, Forensic Ling, Phonetics, Phonology/ Journal of Speech Sciences (Jrnl)

Editor for this issue: Brent Miller <>

Date: 06-Jul-2012
From: Luciana Lucente <>
Subject: Journal of Speech Sciences
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Full Title: Journal of Speech Sciences

Call Deadline: 15-Aug-2012

Call for Papers: Volume 2, Number 2 (Special Issue)

This is the CFP for the fourth issue of the Journal of SpeechSciences(JoSS). The JoSS covers experimental aspects that deal withscientific aspects of speech, language and linguistic communicationprocesses. Coverage also includes articles dealing with pathological topics,or articles of an interdisciplinary nature, provided that experimental andlinguistic principles underlie the work reported. Experimental approaches areemphasized in order to stimulate the development of new methodologies, ofnew annotated corpora, of new techniques aiming at fully testing currenttheories of speech production, perception, as well as phonetic andphonological theories and their interfaces.

This issue the journal team will receive original, previously unpublishedcontributions on Corpora building for experimental prosody research or relatedthemes. The purpose of this Special Issue is to present new architectures,new challenges, new databases related to experimental prosody to contributeto the exchange of data, to the elaboration of parallel corpora, to theproposition of common environments to do cross-linguistic research.

The contributions should be sent through the journal website( until August 15th, 2012. The primarylanguage of the Journal is English. Contributions in Portuguese, in Spanish(Castillan) and in French are also accepted, provided a 1-page (between 500-600 words) abstract in English be given. The goal of this policy is to ensure awide dissemination of quality research written in these three Romancelanguages. The contributions will be reviewed by at least two independentreviewers, though the final decision as to publication is taken by the twoeditors. For preparing the manuscript, please follow the instructions at theJoSS webpage. If accepted, the authors must use the template given in thewebsite for preparing the paper for publication.

Submission deadline: August 15th, 2012*Notification of acceptance: September, 2012Final manuscript due: November, 2012Publication date: December, 2012

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