Call for Submissions (special issue): Issues in Political Discourse Analysis and Issues in Intercultural Communication
- ***** CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS *****
* In memory of Professor Efurosibina Emmanuel
Professor of English Linguistics (1952 - 2005) *
The editors of journals Issues in Intercultural
Communication and Issues in Political Discourse
Analysis would like to inform you of our decision to
publish complementary special editions in memory of
Professor Efurosibina Emmanuel Adegbija, a
distinguished professor and scholar of English
Linguistics, Political Discourse, and Intercultural
Communication. (biography of Prof. Adegbija:
We invite you to contribute to this special edition to
be published in his honour.
Included below is information on the call for
submissions as well as links to other detailed
information about the journals and the project. The
call for submissions and information on the journals
can also be viewed at:
We would also like to take this opportunity to extend
an invitation for submissions for our regular issues
which are accepted on an ongoing basis. Please visit
our websites for information on article submissions:
Thank you and best wishes.
Samuel Obeng and Beverly Harford, Editors
Christine Ofulue, Guest Editor
Issues in Intercultural Communication
Issues in Political Discourse Analysis
Memorial Hall 322
Bloomington, IN 47405
Email: ipda@..., iic@...
Web site: http://www.indiana.edu/~iic,
CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS
In memory of Professor Efurosibina Emmanuel Adegbija,
Professor of English Linguistics (1952 - 2005).
As many of you are aware, Professor Efurosibina
Emmanuel Adegbija passed on January 8, 2005. He was a
distinguished professor of English linguistics, an
excellent scholar and astute academic whose academic
career spanned a period of twenty-eight years. He
continues to be remembered for his dedication to
academia and his several publications which include
five full length books, six edited books, and
thirty-one chapters in books and journal articles that
continue to serve as excellent reference materials in
the academic community nationally and internationally.
A detailed biography and list of publications for
Professor Adegbija can be viewed at
It is to honour this great academic that the editors
of the international journals Issues in Political
Discourse Analysis <http://www.indiana.edu/~ipda> and
Issues in Intercultural Communication
<http://www.indiana.edu/~iic> invite teachers,
colleagues, students, and friends of Professor
Adegbija to contribute to a joint publication of
special editions to be dedicated in his memory.
Contributions are invited for publication in special
editions of the Issues in Political Discourse Analysis
and Issues in Intercultural Communication.
Contributions are particularly sought from any of the
several areas of research interests of Professor
Adegbija, which span across the focus of both the IPDA
and the IIC. They include:
* Writing/Use of English
* English a Second Language
* Language Contact
* Discourse Analysis
* Applied English Linguistics
* Language Learning and teaching
* Language Education
* Language Policy and Language Planning
* Language Attitudes
Interested contributors are encouraged to make use of
the journal's guidelines for authors (attached
herewith) for their submissions.
Submissions must be received by November 30, 2007 and
should include author's contact information. All
submissions will be peer reviewed and contributors
will be contacted for revisions where necessary.
Publication of these special editions is anticipated
for March 2008.
Please direct all inquiries and submissions to Samuel
Gyasi Obeng, Issues in Political Discourse Analysis
and Issues in Intercultural Communications (general
editor) at sobeng@... or Christine I. Ofulue
(guest editor) at cofulue@... or
For more information about the journals, please visit
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