Language and Linguistics
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Congratulations to Journal of Second Language Writing Author
We congratulate Professor Amanda Kibler on her being given the Steve Cahir Early Career Award for her article “Writing through two languages: First language expertise in a language minority classroom”.
Read the article for free on ScienceDirect
We are very pleased to offer three months' free access to the newly-published Lingua special issue on 'Syntax and Cognition'. Featuring contributions from Chomsky and Haegeman among others, we invite you to read the articles for free here.
Early career researchers are cordially invited to attend "An Introduction to Publishing in Academic Journals: Writing, Reviewing and Ranking", a workshop hosted by Elsevier at the American Association for Applied Linguistics Conference.
Saturday 16th March 2013, 12:45 – 1:45 PM
Remington Room, Sheraton Dallas Hotel.
Elsevier is proud to be a Gold Sponsor of AAAL
Open Access in Linguistics
With major changes being heralded by the Finch Report and other developments, Open Access is a phrase on many lips. Did you know that all our linguistics journals have open access mechanisms? Read more about our access options and give your views on OA via our short survey on OA in linguistics:
Happy New Year from Your Linguistics Publisher!
Read the newsletter from Chris Tancock, Publisher for the language and linguistics portfolio here and learn more about recent initiatives, new journal launches and developments in publishing
Become a member of the International Fluency Association and get the journal free!
Become a member of the International Fluency Association and get this journal free, including free ASHA approved CEUs all year! Starting January 1, 2013, all IFA members can complete an entire year's worth of CEUs, available in each issue, for FREE.
We are very pleased indeed to congratulate Professor Shaylih Muehlmann on her award of the Ton Vallen Award for her article in Language & Communication:
Von Humboldt's parrot and the countdown of last speakers in the Colorado Delta. The Ton Vallen Award serves to publicize and highlight excellence in scholarship in this field, and to stimulate discussion and collaboration among the research community.Read more about the prize here.
Discourse, Context & Media (DCM) Celebrates its First Year
One year on, DCM looks back to a very successful first year including a launch at the Sociolinguistics Symposium and its first special issue. Read more about the journal and submit your article today!
Watch the video interview of Professor Greg Myers, Lancaster University, UK, Editor in Chief of Discourse, Context and Media as he talks about the launch and his goals for the journal.
Elsevier's entire range of language and linguistics journals are now accessible to professionals in developing countries through HINARI, the World Health Organization's HealthInterNetwork. With over 900 journals in HINARI, Elsevier represents 30% of HINARI's annual 3.3 million downloads and is proud to be one of the founding publishers of this initiative.
Impact Factor News
Journal of Fluency Disorders – now ranked 1st in the Thomson Reuters ISI subject categories Linguistics, rehabilitation AND special education
2010 Impact Factor WAS 2.229
2011 Impact Factor NOW 4.050
Journal of Communication Disorders
2010 Impact Factor WAS 1.433
2011 Impact Factor NOW 1.760
English for Specific Purposes
2010 Impact Factor WAS 0.889
2011 Impact Factor NOW 1.760
American Association of Applied Linguistics (AAAL)
16-19 March 2013, Dallas, USA
International Pragmatics Association
8-13 September 2013, New Delhi, India
New Editor for Journal of Communication Disorders
We welcome Professor Elin Thordardottir of McGill University as Associate Editor. Read more about the journal or submit your own article today.
New Associate Editor for Linguistics and Education
Welcome to Professor Victoria Gillis as Associate Editor for Linguistics and Education. Read more about the journal.
New Associate Editor for Lingua
Professor Anne-Michelle Tessier of the University of Alberta joins the Advisory Editor team of Lingua. We wish her well and invite you to submit your papers to the journal.