Special Issue of Studies in Second Language Acquisition, July 2023
Call for Proposals
Studies in Second Language Acquisition (SSLA) is now entertaining proposals for the thematic issue of Volume 45:3, to be published in July 2023. Thematic issues of SSLA focus on areas of current interest and are an excellent venue to bring together in one issue numerous approaches to a problem or methodology in the field of SLA. For examples, see previous special issues of SSLA.
A proposal should include a rationale (two pages plus references) for the thematic issue and abstracts (250-300 words) from the authors of the manuscripts that the editor intends or expects to include. Note that the articles in a special issue can belong to any of the article types published in SSLA. These include: Research article, Critical Commentary, Research Report, Replication Studies, Methods Forum, and State-of-the-Scholarship Review.
Proposal submissions are due by email to email@example.com by January 14, 2022. Other manuscript and production deadlines are as follows:
January 14, 2022 Proposals due in SSLA office
February 11, 2022 Final decision reached
May 13, 2022 Submission of first-draft manuscripts to SSLA via ScholarOne
January 20, 2023 All final manuscripts due, submitted via ScholarOne
Please feel free to distribute this announcement to interested colleagues. If any other questions arise, please feel free to contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org .
Susan Gass, Editor Studies in Second Language Acquisition Michigan State University