Announcements and Updates
Recent news and information about opportunities for members such as Calls for Proposals/Papers (CFPs), job announcements, and other updates are posted here.
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Announcing Karolina Hansen as the new Editor-in-Chief of Psychology of Language and Communication
Psychology of Language and Communication is an international, peer-reviewed scientific journal publishing in the free Open Access standard since 1997. Both submitting manuscripts and accessing full-text articles is free of charge. It publishes articles on different aspects of psychological studies on language and communication processes in both children and adults. The topics include: language production and comprehension, the brain, cognitive and social bases of speech, nature of various discourse types, language development, disorders of linguistic and communicative competences, corpus studies, social media communication, psychological text analysis, human-AI communication, and social perception of spoken and written language.
Visit https://sciendo.com/journal/plc and submit your manuscript today!
Karolina Hansen, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
Marta Białecka-Pikul, Jagiellonian University, Cracow, Poland
Megan Birney, University of Chester at University Centre Shrewsbury, United Kingdom
Agnieszka Dębska, Nencki Institute of Experimental Biology, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland
Ewa Haman, University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland
Kayla Jordan, Harrisburg University of Science and Technology, United States
Agnieszka Kałdonek-Crnjakocić, University of Warsaw, Poland
Piotr Kałowski, University of Warsaw, Poland
Nigel Mantou Lou, University of Victoria, Canada
Agnieszka Piskorska, University of Warsaw, Poland
Joanna Rączaszek-Leonardi, University of Warsaw, Poland
Marta Szreder, United Arab Emirates University, United Arab Emirates
Małgorzata Szupica-Pyrzanowska, University of Warsaw, Poland
Public lecture by Howard Giles: "Don't talk yourself into an early grave!"
Former IALSP President Howie Giles will present a (virtual) public lecture hosted by the Hong Kong Polytechnic University on April 30, 2021, 10:00 - 11:30 AM HKT (which, we note, corresponds to later in the day on April 29 for the United States). The talk is entitled: "Don’t talk yourself into an early grave! Intergroup and personal challenges of ageing successfully", and is part of the university's Distinguished Lectures in Humanities.
For more information, and to register to receive the Zoom link for the talk, please see: https://www.polyu.edu.hk/en/fh/news-and-events/event/2021/4/distinguished-lectures-in-humanities_30apr/
Call for Papers - Special Issue of Journal of Baltic Studies
The Journal of Baltic Studies (see http://bit.ly/Journal_Baltic_Studies) has an open call for papers for an upcoming Special Issue entitled, “(Beyond) National Identity in the Baltic Countries: Varieties, Correlates, and Takeaways”.
For additional details, please see the full CFP. [PDF]
Deadline for initial abstract submission is June 1, 2021.