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Wed Nov 06 2019

Calls: General Linguistics / Ibadan Journal of Humanistic Studies (Jrnl)

Editor for this issue: Sarah Robinson <>

Date: 02-Nov-2019
From: Lamidi Tayo <>
Subject: General Linguistics / Ibadan Journal of Humanistic Studies (Jrnl)
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Full Title: Ibadan Journal of Humanistic Studies

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics

Call for Papers:

Ibadan Journal of Humanistic Studies (IJHS) is a double-blind peer-reviewed journal published by the Faculty of Arts, University of Ibadan, Ibadan, Nigeria. Founded in 1981, IJHS is an annual publication which serves as an interdisciplinary forum for the presentation and discussion of issues of broad humanistic relevance. Preference is given to articles related to the African experience and environment, but there is also room for issues that embrace the larger international order or human culture from which the African world may derive valuable comparative insights.

The following scholars are currently on the Board as Editorial Advisers:
- Professor James Briggs, Bristol University, UK
- Professor Kofi Anyidoho, University of Ghana, Legon
- Professor Mbogeni Malaba, University of KwaZulu Natal, South Africa
- Professor Niyi Osundare, University of New Orleans, USA
- Professor Jane Plastow, University of Leeds, UK
- Professor Toyin Falola, University of Texas at Austin
- Professor Levi Obijiafor, University of Queensland, St Lucia, Brisbane, Australia
- Professor Ron Schaefer, Southern Illinois University Edwardsville, USA
- Professor Sussane Gehrmann, Umboldt University, Germany
- Prof Emeritus Dan Izevbaye, Bowen University, Iwo, Nigeria
- Prof Emeritus Ayo Banjo, University of Ibadan, Nigeria

The editors hereby invite papers demonstrating new knowledge and advanced methods that provide scholarly understanding of traditional topics for publication in the journal. Volume 29 is scheduled for publication in December.Specifically, manuscripts are expected from Arabic language/literature, Archaeology, Classics, Communication Studies, English and Modern Languages, Islamic Studies, Linguistics, Philosophy, Religious Studies, History/International Relations and Theatre Arts, among others. Papers should demonstrate new knowledge and advanced methods that provide scholarly understanding of traditional topics. Manuscripts should be sent as Ms Word attachments to and Manuscripts should be typed double-spaced in A4 format, using Times New Roman 12 font size, and must not exceed seven thousand (7000) words in length. Articles far in excess of that length will not be considered. A 250-word abstract and five key words should also precede the paper. References should be collected together at the end and alphabetically arranged in accordance with the in-house style of this journal: Author's name (Surname first), year of publication, title of paper, title of book/journal, place of publication and publishers. The author's full name (with surname underlined), institutional affiliation, bio-data, phone number and e-mail address should appear on a separate page. Illustrations and heavy graphic works are not encouraged, unless absolutely indispensable to the argument. Book review or review articles should also be forwarded to the editor through the journal's email addresses indicated above.

Contact: For further enquiries, please feel free to contact Prof. Tayo Lamidi at and

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