LINGUIST List 30.1031

Tue Mar 05 2019

Calls: Arabic, Standard; Semitic; General Linguistics / Journal of Arabic Linguistics Tradition (JALT) (Jrnl)

Editor for this issue: Sarah Robinson <>

Date: 04-Mar-2019
From: Mohammad Alhawary <>
Subject: Arabic, Standard; Semitic; General Linguistics / Journal of Arabic Linguistics Tradition (JALT) (Jrnl)
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Full Title: Journal of Arabic Linguistics Tradition (JALT)

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Subject Language(s): Arabic, Standard

Language Family(ies): Semitic

Call Deadline: 01-Aug-2019

Call for papers for consideration for publication in Journal of Arabic Linguistics Tradition, Volume 17
Journal of Arabic Linguistics Tradition (JALT), an electronic refereed journal, welcomes scholarly articles that contribute to the study and research in the field of Arabic linguistics tradition, including phonological, morphological, syntactic, semantic, lexicographic, and other related analyses and specific contributions of linguists since the tradition's earliest inception (around the 8th Century) until the 15th Century. The journal accepts articles in English and Arabic. The journal also welcomes translation articles, especially those accompanied by commentary and/or analyses sections, as well as book reviews.
Call for Papers:

To be considered for the next issue (Volume 17), submissions are due August 1, 2019. We also consider submissions on a rolling basis; therefore, submissions will be automatically considered for the following issue if received after August 1. Previously published articles or those being considered for publication elsewhere won't be accepted.

Please address all correspondence regarding submissions to:
Mohammad T. Alhawary, Editor
Journal of Arabic Linguistics Tradition (JALT)
University of Michigan
Department of Middle East Studies
202 S. Thayer Street, Suite 4111
Ann Arbor, MI 48104-1608
Submission Format & General Guidelines:
Article length: 8,000-10,000 words preferred (Times New Roman, 12 pt.). Book review length: 1,500-2,000 words max. Shorter or longer articles are accepted, depending on merit.
Manuscript submitted to the journal should be accompanied by an abstract not exceeding 200 words. Please also include key words (7-10 words).

Please submit two electronic copies, an original MS Word document and a PDF version, where all special characters are properly embedded. Footnotes should appear at the foot of the relevant page. IPA symbols must be used throughout except for proper names, in which case authors are advised to follow IPA or other common spelling of such names.

To aid the external review, please submit both electronic copies fully anonymized--by removing author's name and all identifying information from the article. Attach a cover sheet containing the title of the article, author's name/authors' names, email address, street mailing address, phone number, and academic affiliation.
ISSN: 1542-3921

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