[b-hebrew] CALLS FOR CONTRIBUTIONS: For the Encyclopedia of Hebrew Language and Linguistics

Yigal Levin leviny1 at mail.biu.ac.il
Wed Jun 2 22:31:02 EDT 2010


Anyone interested?

Yigal Levin

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From: Jack Sasson On Behalf Of 
>From Diana Steele <EHLL at brillusa.com>:
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The Encyclopedia of Hebrew Language and Linguistics is conceived as a
reference work that offers a systematic and comprehensive treatment of
the Hebrew language from its earliest attested form to the present
day.

Anyone interested in writing any of the articles posted below should
contact Diana Steele, Project Manager, Encyclopedia of Hebrew Language
and Linguistics at <ehll at brillusa.com> for terms and directions.


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Working Title: aspectual adverbs
Section:  Morphological notions
Subject Editor:  Ora Schwarzwald
Length: 1000-2000 words

Working Title: cataphora
Section: Syntactic notions
Subject Editor: Tamar Zewi
Length: 1000-2000 words

Working Title: demographics and politics of Hebrew in Europe
Section:  General Articles
Subject Editor: Geoffrey Khan
Length: 1000-2000 words

Working Title: educated/formal Hebrew
Section:  Sociolinguistic notions
Subject Editor:  Gary Rendsburg
Length: 1000-2000 words

Working Title: Hebrew handwriting in the modern period (and its
historical background)
Section:  Hebrew script
Subject Editor:  Geoffrey Khan
Length: 1000-2000 words

Working Title:  Hebrew in medieval women's liturgy
Section:  General Articles
Subject Editor: Geoffrey Khan
Length: 1000-2000 words

Working Title: Hebrew in polemic discourse
Section: Descriptions of Hebrew of Specific Texts and Traditions
Subject Editor:  Shmuel Bolozky
Length:  1000-2000 words

Working Title: Hebrew loanwords in Rotwelsch
Section:  Loanwords
Subject Editor:  Aaron Rubin
Length:  200-500 words

Working Title:  language and ethnicity
Section:   General Articles
Subject Editor:   Steve Fassberg
Length:  1000-2000 words

Working Title:  Language diversity in Modern spoken Israeli Hebrew
Additional Information:  (including variations in types of
pronunciation and grammatical structure, with reference to
non-standard forms)
Section:   General Articles
Subject Editor:   Ora Schwarzwald
Length:  5000 words

Working Title:  language landscape
Section:   General Articles
Subject Editor:   Steve Fassberg
Length:  200-500 words

Working Title:  literacy. (ii) Modern Hebrew
Section: Sociolinguistic notions
Subject Editor:   Gary Rendsburg
Length:  1000-2000 words

Working Title:  mechanisms of change
Section:   Notions from historical linguistics
Subject Editor:   Aaron Rubin
Length:  1000-2000 words

Working Title:  Morocco, Hebrew in
Additional Information:  [its history, distribution of use and
distinctive features, not modern reading traditions]
Section:   Descriptions of Hebrew of Specific Texts and Traditions
Subject Editor:   Geoffrey Khan
Length: 1000-2000 words

Working Title:  privative (particles/affixes)
Section:   Syntactic notions
Subject Editor:   Tamar Zewi
Length: 200-500 words

Working Title:  pronominalization
Section:   Syntactic notions
Subject Editor:   Tamar Zewi
Length: 1000-2000 words

Working Title:  prosody (not poetic metre), (i) pre-Modern
Section:   Phonetic/phonological notions
Subject Editor:   Shmuel Bolozky
Length: 1000-2000 words

Working Title:  Rabbinic Hebrew (Tannaitic and Amoraic) (2), orally
transmitted reading traditions
Section:   General Articles
Subject Editor: Geoffrey Khan
Length: 5000 words

Working Title:  rhyme
Section:   Notions from historical linguistics
Subject Editor: Aaron Rubin
Length: 1000-2000 words

Working Title:  specifier
Section:   Syntactic notions
Subject Editor:   Tamar Zewi
Length: 200-500 words

Working Title:  speech accommodation
Section:   Psycholinguistic notions
Subject Editor:   Shmuel Bolozky
Length: 1000-2000 words

Working Title:  synonym (ii) Rabbinic Hebrew (Tannaitic and Amoraic)
Section:   Textlinguistic / semantic / stylistic / pragmatic notions
Subject Editor:   Gary Rendsburg
Length: 200-500 words

Working Title:  Syrian reading traditions of Hebrew
Additional Information:  [including a description of the consonants,
vowels, shewa and dagesh]
Section:   Descriptions of Hebrew of Specific Texts and Traditions
Subject Editor:   Geoffrey Khan
Length: 1000-2000 words

Working Title:  The interpretation of Hebrew in medieval exegetical
thought (Europe)
Section:   Pre-Modern Hebrew linguistic traditions
Subject Editor:   Geoffrey Khan
Length: 1000-2000 words

Working Title:  United States, Hebrew in
Additional Information:  [its history, distribution of use and
distinctive features]
Section:   Descriptions of Hebrew of Specific Texts and Traditions
Subject Editor:   Aaron Rubin
Length:  1000-2000 words

Working Title:  vocalization of liturgical texts
Section:   Masoretic Tradition
Subject Editor:   Geoffrey Khan
Length:  1000-2000 words

Working Title:  vowel elision/reduction: (i) Biblical reading traditions
Additional Information:
Section:  Phonetic/phonological notions
Subject Editor:   Shmuel Bolozky
Length:  1000-2000 words

________________________________________
Diana Steele
Project Manager, Encyclopedia of Hebrew Language and Linguistics
Brill USA, Inc.
153 Milk Street, Sixth Floor
Boston, MA 02109 USA
ehll at brillusa.com

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