The 31st Second Language Research Forum
Building Bridges Between Disciplines: SLA in Many Contexts
October 18-21, 2012

Call for Proceedings

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Call for Proceedings

Selected Proceedings of the 2012 Second Language Research Forum: Building Bridges Between Disciplines

Selected, peer-reviewed papers from the 2012 Second Language Research Forum conference will be published by the Cascadilla Proceedings Project.  The published proceedings will be available in both a library binding hard-copy and online at

We invite all authors to submit their manuscripts to be considered for inclusion in the published proceedings of SLRF 2012.  Submissions may be from any portion of the conference, including plenary presentations, colloquium presentations, individual paper presentations, and poster presentations.  All manuscript submissions must be original, unpublished work.  Papers submitted for consideration in the SLRF published proceedings should not be concurrently submitted for publication elsewhere.

All manuscripts must be submitted (in PDF form) to by January 15, 2013, in order to be considered for inclusion.


•    Follow the formatting instructions provided by the Cascadilla Proceedings Project:

•    Follow the guidelines of the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (APA), 6th edition, unless explicitly stated otherwise in the formatting instructions provided by Cascadilla.

•    Maximum manuscript length (all-inclusive) is 10,000 words.  Please note that this includes all references, footnotes, tables, figures, and appendices.

•    Any copyrighted materials must be accompanied by a completed statement of permission that also includes their source.

Tentative Timeline (subject to change):

January 15, 2013:  Call for submissions closes
March 15 2013:  Notification of acceptance
May 1 2013:  Submission of revised manuscripts
June 1 2013:  Editors ask authors for any needed formatting changes
July 1 2013:  Authors send in signed printouts
Late 2013:  SLRF 2012 conference proceedings available in bound and online formats

Editors of the volume:

Ryan T. Miller, Katherine I. Martin, Chelsea M. Eddington, Ashlie Henery, Nausica Marcos Miguel, Alison Tseng, Alba Tuninetti, and Daniel Walter

Please direct any questions to the SLRF 2012 organizing committee at