Call for Contributions: Issue 2

  • Date: Tuesday 16 May - Monday 31 July, 2017

Dear colleague,

You are warmly invited to submit scholarship contributions to The Language Scholar, the new Journal of the School of Languages, Cultures and Societies at The University of Leeds. We accept working papers in the form of articles, videos and book reviews amongst others from all members of staff. The deadline for submissions for issue 2 is 31st of July 2017.  Please consult the Guidelines and Calls for Submissions on the website for further information. Text and references should conform to the conventions of the MHRA Style Guide, obtainable as an online download from

The Language Scholar is an open access journal whose main objective is to promote the teaching and learning activity within LCS and beyond. The editorial team will provide feedback on submissions and is happy to deal with informal enquiries. This multimodal journal is hosted in an exciting digital space ( where discussion and sharing are facilitated. It also provides an effective platform for the dissemination of your scholarly work and the enhancement of your professional profile.

The Journal is directed and edited by Bettina Hermoso-Gómez, Antonio Martínez-Arboleda, Sofia Martinho and Carolin Schneider. This editorial team receives support from an editorial board comprising of colleagues from different subject areas. The digital space of the Journal has been designed by the Blended Learning Support Team of the Faculties of Arts, EESL &PVAC and will be administered by the editorial team. The journal is a key tool for all the colleagues in LCS in our endeavour to engage with the Global Language Learning Community supported by the Leeds Centre for Excellence in Language Teaching.

We look forward to your enquiries and submissions to the following email address:

Best wishes,

The Editorial Team