The (randomly) selected focus publication for May 2018 is: Edwards, J. (in press). Multilingual individuals. In D. Singleton and L. Aronin (Eds.), Twelve Lectures in Multilingualism. Bristol: Multilingual Matters.
Posts By: Jessica Gasiorek
(from Maggie Pitts, IALSP President) The International Association of Language and Social Psychology in conjunction with the International Conference on Language and Social Psychology ICLASP16 is pleased to offer our first ever post-conference writing retreat! IALSP members, ICLASP attendees, and guests are invited to join us in beautiful Canmore, Alberta, Canada June 24-25th, 2018, for… Read more »
The (randomly) selected focus publication for April 2018 is: Carrie, E., & McKenzie, R. M. (2018) American or British? L2 speakers’ recognition and evaluations of accent features of English. Journal of Multilingual and Multicultural Development, 39(4), 313-328. ABSTRACT Recent language attitude research has attended to the processes involved in identifying and evaluating spoken language varieties. This article investigates… Read more »
Frontiers in Psychology will be publishing a Special Issue on “Why People Gossip and What it Brings About: Motives for, and Consequences of, Informal Evaluative Information Exchange.” The call for papers is available at https://www.frontiersin.org/research-topics/7666/why-people-gossip-and-what-it-brings-about-motives-for-and-consequences-of-informal-evaluative-infor The deadline for abstract submissions is August 24, 2018, and full paper submissions will be due on Nov 23, 2018. Submissions can be… Read more »
The (randomly) selected focus publication for February/March 2018 is: Vincze, L., Gasiorek, J., & Dragojevic, M. (2017). Little chance for divergence: The role of interlocutor language constraint in online bilingual accommodation. International Journal of Applied Linguistics, 27(3), 608–620. doi: 10.1111/ijal.12164 ABSTRACT Drawing on communication accommodation theory, the present paper explored how affective (i.e. identity related) and… Read more »