LINGUIST List 29.3876

Mon Oct 08 2018

Calls: Writing Systems / Scripta (Jrnl)

Editor for this issue: Sarah Robinson <>

Date: 07-Oct-2018
From: Zev Handel <>
Subject: Writing Systems / Scripta (Jrnl)
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Full Title: Scripta

Linguistic Field(s): Writing Systems

Call Deadline: 31-Dec-2018

Call for Papers:

SCRIPTA, the official journal of the Hunmin jeongeum Society, is a refereed journal published annually in September. This year's publication will be delayed, and the editors are seeking submissions to the 2018 issue, which will be published in early 2019. SCRIPTA welcomes submissions from scholars of various disciplines that pertain to writing systems. Submissions should not substantially duplicate work that any of the authors have published elsewhere.

Topics of interest include, but are not limited to:
- organization of a writing system
- usage of a lesser-known writing system
- history of letters and characters
- deciphering an unknown writing system
- inscriptions or documents on a writing system
- promotion of an alphabet
- codification or digitization of a writing system
- design of letters and characters
- linguistic aspects of writing systems

Submission Address:
All submissions are to be sent by email to: . Additional information on submission can be found at Questions may also be sent to .

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