Alicante Journal of English Studies / Revista Alicantina de Estudios Ingleses

Call for Papers Volume 39

Special Issue: Morphology through the Prism of Exemplars

Subfields:

Inflectional morphology, derivational morphology, morphological productivity, language variation and change, word formation, word recognition

Keywords:

Exemplar theory, exemplar dynamics, frequency effects, morphological productivity, inflection, derivation, individual differences

Research question:

Frequency, similarity, recency and analogy effects in inflection and derivation – how do insights from Exemplar Theory complement research in morphology?

Brief description:

The topics include but are not limited to:

- morphological productivity

- inflection and derivation

- exemplar dynamics in language variation and change

- word-formation patterns

- developmental morphology research

- the role of morphology in word recognition

Important deadlines:

• Submission of proposals (October 15, 2022): approx. 250-300 words. Please email your proposals to etarasova@ipu.ac.nz and belayanaveta@gmail.com.

• Acceptance of proposals (November 15, 2022)

• Submission of manuscripts (February 15, 2023): to submit your manuscript (once your proposal is accepted), go to https://raei.ua.es/about/submissions#onlineSubmissions. Please make sure your manuscript conforms to the Author Guidelines. Should you have any trouble submitting your paper, please contact jasanchez@ua.es or reme.perni@ua.es.

• Acceptance of manuscripts (April 15, 2023)

• Copyediting & typesetting (May-June, 2023)

• Publication of special issue (July 2023)

Access to the full CfP here.