Archive for September, 2013

Call for papers: International Society for Language Studies

Sunday, September 15th, 2013

The International Society for Language Studies, co-sponsored by Akita International University, is pleased to announce that we will hold a conference from June 13-15, 2014 at Akita International University, in Akita, Japan. The theme of the conference will be “A Critical Examination of Language and Society.” Submissions in any discipline that relate to the theme are welcomed. The proposal submission system is open and will conclude on November 30, 2013. Submissions will not be accepted after the November 30th deadline. Notification of proposal acceptance or rejection will be sent in early December 2013. Selected conference papers will be published by ISLS in Readings in Language Studies, a peer-reviewed book series, in 2015. For more information about the conference and submitting a proposal, visit the conference webpage at: .
We are also looking for volunteers to review proposals. To volunteer to review, please log into the mainISLS page and scroll to the bottom of the page where you will see “Proposal Review” on the right-hand side of the “Proposal Submissions” box.
Inquiries regarding proposals or volunteering as a reviewer should be sent to the conference chairs, Paul Chamness Miller and Hidehiro Endo, at .