FYI: New Journal - Baltic Linguistics

Peter Arkadiev peterarkadiev at YANDEX.RU
Tue Sep 14 15:40:02 UTC 2010

Dear colleagues,

please find attached, pay attention to and feel free to distribute the flier announcing the establishment of a new international journal "Baltic Linguistics".
We will be most grateful for the wide dissemination of this information to all potentially interested colleagues and institutions.

For your convenience, the contents of the flier are also enclosed below in plain text format.

On behalf of the editorial board,

yours sincerely,

Peter Arkadiev

Peter Arkadiev, PhD
Institute of Slavic Studies
Russian Academy of Sciences 
Leninsky prospekt 32-A 119334 Moscow
peterarkadiev at


We are happy to announce Baltic Linguistics, a new annual peer-reviewed journal welcoming submissions of theoretical or empirical interest focusing on the Baltic languages. Its thematic range encompasses both synchronic and diachronic research. The journal also publishes reviews of important publications in Baltic linguistics. 
Baltic Linguistics is published by the Chair of General Linguistics, East Asian Comparative Linguistics and Baltic Studies, Faculty of Polish Studies, University of Warsaw. 

Editorial Team
Jadwiga Linde-Usiekniewicz (editor in chief)
Axel Holvoet (managing editor),
Agnieszka Rembiałkowska (editorial secretary)

Editorial Board
Peter Arkadiev (Moscow)
Leszek Bednarczuk (Cracow)
Rick Derksen (Leiden)
Rolandas Mikulskas (Vilnius)
Nicole Nau (Poznań)
Daniel Petit (Paris)
Wojciech Smoczyński (Cracow)
Bernhard Wälchli (Bern)

Editorial Address
Uniwersytet Warszawski, Wydział Polonistyki, KJOWPiB
Krakowskie Przedmieście 26/28, PL-00-927 Warszawa
e-mail: kjob.polon at, axel.holvoet at

Call for contributions for Baltic Linguistics vol. 2 (2011)
Vol. 1 of Baltic Linguistics will appear towards the close of 2010. The editors invite contributions of theoretical or empirical interest focusing on the Baltic languages, as well as reviews of important books in the field of Baltic linguistics, for publication in vol. 2 (2011). 
Articles and reviews may be submitted in English, French, German and Russian. 
Apart from the requirements of quality, theoretical relevance and width of scope, there is no restriction on the subject-matter of submissions.

Contents of Baltic Linguistics vol. 1, 2010


Peter Arkadiev (Moscow),
Notes on the Lithuanian restrictive 9

Ineta Dabašinskienė (Kaunas),
The acquisition of compounds in Lithuanian 51

Anna Daugavet (St Petersburg),
Syllable length in Latvian and Lithuanian: searching for the criteria 83

James E. Lavine (Pennsylvania),
Mood and a transitivity restriction in Lithuanian:
the case of the inferential evidential 115

Daniel Petit (Paris),
New insights on Lithuanian accentuation from the unpublished
manuscripts of Ferdinand de Saussure (1857–1913) 143

Lea Sawicki (Jerusalem),
Preverbation and narrativity in Lithuanian 167

lja Seržant (Bergen),
Interferenzen auf dem Gebiet der Phonetik: Hochlettisch,
Nordost-Aukštaitisch, Nordwest-Russisch, Weißrussisch 193

Bernhard Wälchli (Bern),
The consonant template in synchrony and diachrony 215

Björn Wiemer (Mainz),
Lithuanian esą — a heterosemic reportive marker in
its contemporary stage 245


Baltische Geräuschverben und Ideophone. 
Eine Herausforderung für die Sprachtypologie. 
(Aina Marite Urdze, Ideophone in Europa. Die Grammatik der lettischen Geräuschverben, 
reviewed by Bernhard Wälchli) 309

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