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Fri Nov 23 2012

FYI: Babel: The Language Magazine Free Sample Issue

Editor for this issue: Brent Miller <>

Date: 22-Nov-2012
From: Jane Lugea <>
Subject: Babel: The Language Magazine Free Sample Issue
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Introducing Babel: Free Sample Issue Out Now!

Babel is a new quarterly print magazine, covering a wide range of topics inlinguistics. It brings together cutting-edge research in language studies,presented in a fun and digestible form. With Prof. David Crystal as LinguisticConsultant, and a spirited team of global language academics behind it, Babelpromises to broaden your linguistic horizons.

Visit the Babel website ( to download a PDF of thefree sample issue, or contact us to receive your free copy in the post.

Regular features in Babel include articles on new research (such as politenessin Chinese), biographies of leaders in the field (such as H. Paul Grice),reviews of general interest language books, as well as language games andquizzes.

Subscription for 2013 is also available through the Babel website( and includes four glossy copies of Babel magazinesper year, delivered to your door. The first full issue is due for publicationin February 2013 and will be 48 pages of language-lovers' lore!

We are sure that academics, students, language professionals and laypeoplealike will find Babel a great resource to engage with, be inspired by, andkeep up to date with contemporary research in linguistics.

Get Involved!If you want to write for Babel, please reply to editorsBabelzine

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

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