Announcements on ICHL20 Related Publications

  1. ICHL20 Proceedings   

  2. ICHL20 Asia-Pacific and Japanese Symposium Collected Papers   

  3. ICHL20 Sign Language Workshop Papers   

  4. Other ICHL20 Related Publications   

  5. Local Newspaper Articles and others (in Japanese) 

1. ICHL20 Proceedings

Historical Linguistics 2011: Selected papers from the 20th International Conference on Historical Linguistics 

Guidelines for submission 

The volume of papers that is a spin-off of the ICHL conferences, published by John Benjamins, is a time-honored convention. We invite submissions for a selection of the papers presented at the 20th ICHL conference, July 25–29. Please keep to a 7000 word limit and follow the John Benjamins sylesheet (Guidelines Contributors.pdf). 

Time frame for the volume

Deadline for first submissions:                                     December 1, 2011 

Notification of acceptance with referee reports:         April 1, 2012 

Deadline for submission of revised versions:             July 1, 2012 

For submissions and inquires, contact:

(Note that we will not be able to respond to inquires between September 16–October 15.  Responses may be slow between October 30–November 14.)

The editors 


Lawrence A. Reid


2. ICHL20 Symposium Publications

To be announced.

3. ICHL20 Sign Language Workshop Papers

To be announced.

4. ICHL20 Related Publications

Minpaku Anthropology Newsletter 33 (December 2011 issue) will feature sign language linguistics as follows:

Special Theme: Where Sign Language Studies Can Take Us
The Theme Editor: Kikusawa Ritsuko

Short essays by Mori Soya, Connie de Vos, Ted Supalla, Osugi Yutaka and James Woodward will appear.

Back numbers of the Newsletter can be browsed at:

5. Local Newspaper Articles (in Japanese)

July 2, 2011 (ICHL) 新聞記事(ICHL) 20110702.pdf
July 7, 2011 (article by Shoji) 新聞記事(庄司) 20110707s.pdf
July 9, 2011 (interview of Kikusawa about ICHL) 新聞記事(インタビュー・菊澤) 20110709s.pdf
July 14, 2011 (article by Osugi) 新聞記事(大杉) 20110714s.pdf
July 21, 2011 (article by Kikusawa) 新聞記事(菊澤) 20110721s.pdf
July 28, 2011 (article by Ogino) 新聞記事(荻野) 20110728s.pdf
September 5, 2011 (sign language workshop) 新聞記事(手話) 20110905s.pdf
September 6, 2011 (Japanese symposium) 新聞記事(日本語) 20110906s.pdf