LINGUIST List 23.720

Mon Feb 13 2012

Calls: Translation/ The Journal of Cultural Mediation (Jrnl)

Editor for this issue: Brent Miller <>

Date: 13-Feb-2012
From: Amelia Burns <>
Subject: The Journal of Cultural Mediation
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Full Title: The Journal of Cultural Mediation

Call Deadline: 31-Mar-2012

The Journal of Cultural MediationPermanent Call for Contributions

The Journal of Cultural Mediation of the SSML Fondazione Villaggio deiRagazzi 'don Salvatore d'Angelo' focuses on the role of culture inperceiving and translating reality. The aim of this Journal is to promoteresearch in communication, especially by investigating language, languages,cultural models, mediation and interculturality, welcoming contributionsfocussing on cultural mediation in modern society.

In particular manuscripts should concern:- The role of the cultural mediator- Linguistic/cultural mediation teaching methodologies- Cultural mediation and identity- Linguistic mediation in specialized discourse- Analysis of text translations- Quality interpreting- Interpreting as cultural mediation- Professionalization and professional issues of interpreters- Interdisciplinarity within Interpreting Studies- Teaching methodologies in interpreter training- Research on any aspect of interpreting in any research paradigm(including cognitive science, psycholinguistics, neurolinguistics,sociolinguistics, applied linguistics, discourse analysis, pragmatics,anthropology, semiotics, comparative cultural studies, cross-culturalcommunication, etc.)

All papers submitted to The Journal of Cultural Mediation should beoriginal, neither having been previously published nor being consideredelsewhere at the time of submission.

Papers can be written in Italian, English, French, Spanish or German, theyshould not exceed 6000 words and should be preceded by an abstract of200-250 words. If the language of the paper is not English, please includea translation of the abstract in English as well. At the head of yourabstract please indicate the title of the proposal, the name of theauthor/s, affiliation and email address. Please include five to six keywords.

The editor will select contributions for each issue and notify authors ofacceptance or otherwise according to the dates below.

Authors wishing to contribute to the Journal of Cultural Mediation arewelcome to submit their abstracts as email attachments tojcm.ssmlmaddaloniyahoo.itFor further information, contributors are encouraged to read the guidelinesof the journal, given on our website

Important Dates (Issue 1)March 31st: call for abstractsApril 15th: notification of acceptanceJune 15th: paper submission

Important Dates (Issue 2)September 30th: call for abstractsOctober 15th: notification of acceptanceDecember 15th: paper submission

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