26.2048, Calls: Arabic; General Linguistics/ Al-ʽArabiyya (Jrnl)

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Subject: 26.2048, Calls: Arabic; General Linguistics/ Al-ʽArabiyya  (Jrnl)

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Date: Fri, 17 Apr 2015 13:12:24
From: Natalie Zink [aataeditor at aataweb.org]
Subject: Arabic; General Linguistics/ Al-ʽArabiyya  (Jrnl)

Full Title: Al-ʽArabiyya 

Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics 

Subject Language(s): Arabic, Standard (arb)

Call Deadline: 01-Aug-2015 

Al-'Arabiyya, the journal of the American Association of Teachers of Arabic,
is a leading journal in the field of Arabic language and linguistics.
Al-'Arabiyya welcomes scholarly and pedagogical articles, and book reviews
that contribute to the advancement of study, criticism, research, and teaching
in the fields of Arabic language, linguistics, and literature. The journal
also considers responses and comments on articles published in previous
issues. Review articles are also welcome; contact the editor to propose one.

To be considered for the next issue, submissions are due August 1, by 8:00PM
EST. We consider submissions year round and we may accept a submission for the
following issue if received after August 1. Previously published pieces or
those being considered for publication elsewhere will not be accepted.
Please address all correspondence regarding submissions to:

Mohammad T. Alhawary, Editor
Al-'Arabiyya Journal
The University of Michigan
Department of Near Eastern Studies
202 S. Thayer Street, Suite 4111
Ann Arbor, MI 48104-1608
email: aataeditor at aataweb.org

General guidelines

Authors are encouraged to present an original, scholarly contribution, or a
perceptive restructuring of existing knowledge. The journal also welcomes
translations and bibliographies, provided they meet Al-'Arabiyya guidelines.
Translations should be scholarly and accompanied by an introduction or
critical essay, annotations, and commentaries. Bibliographies should also be
annotated, critical, and accompanied by an appropriate introduction.
Translations and bibliographies are subject to the same review process as

Book reviews are commissioned by the book review editor. Reviews of current
and recently published textbooks are particularly welcome. Please propose a
book review to the book review editor prior to submission at
aatabookrevieweditor at aataweb.org. 

Submission format

Article length: 8,000 words max (Times New Roman, 12 pt,). Book review length:
500-1,000 words max. Review essay length: 1,500 words max.

Articles with examples in transliterated/transcribed Arabic must use Doulos
SIL (available free: http://tinyurl.com/AATA-Translit-Font). It is acceptable
to include appropriate tables, figures, and illustrations but, upon
acceptance, it is the author's responsibility to provide high-resolution,
digital versions of each, as well as permission (if necessary) for their use.

The journal follows the Chicago Manual of Style, 16th edition. Cited forms
(letters, morphemes, words, phrases, or sentences) should appear in italics,
e.g., the prefix bi-, the word dars. Italics are not used for forms marked as
being in phonemic or phonetic transcription, e.g., /sabt/, [sapt]. The meaning
of cited forms should appear in single quotation marks, with no comma before
it, e.g. walad 'boy.'

Articles in Arabic will be considered and must be submitted using SIL's
Scheherazade font (available free: http://tinyurl.com/AATA-Arabic-Font).

Submissions are only accepted by email attachment. Please attach both a PDF
version and an original MS Word document. Number all pages consecutively in
the upper right-hand corner. Include an abstract in English of approximately
100 to 150 words at the beginning of the article.

To aid the blind review process: Remove author's name and identifying remarks
from the article. Include a cover sheet with: author's name, mailing address,
email address, telephone number, academic affiliation, and title of the
article. For submissions with multiple authors, include all authors'
information on the cover sheet.

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