In September, 2011 the city of Barcelona will host XXIV ICOS International Congress of Onomastic Sciences.
Under the supervision of distinguished professor Domniţa Tomescu, member of ICOS (International Committee of Onomastic Sciences - ICOS) - Louvain (Belgium), member of RIOn Scientific Committee (Rivista Italiana di Onomastica) - Roma (Italy), recipient of several prizes for her research in the field of Onomastics (1993 - "Bogdan Petriceicu Hasdeu" Prize of the Romanian Academy, 2000 - "Timotei Cipariu" Prize of the Romanian Academy, 2005 - Prix "Honoré Chavée" de l'Académie des Inscriptions et Belles-Lettres de l'Institut de France for the team of PatRom project that published Dictionnaire historique de l'anthroponymie romane),
Petroleum-Gas University of Ploiesti Bulletin, Philology Series dedicates its first issue in 2011 to this event and welcomes articles written in either English or French on such topics as
Onomastics. Theory and Linguistics
Names in Society
Onomastics and History/ Geography/ Literature
Onomastics and Culture
Memory of Names/ Forgetting Names/ Remembering Names
We welcome interdisciplinary approaches, ranging across critical theory, literary studies, cultural studies, general and applied linguistics as well as other disciplines in the humanities.
Contributors are advised to follow the journal's submission guidelines and stylesheet.
The deadline for article submissions is 15 April 2011. The articles should be sent to Maria Paraschiv as attachments to: mariam.paraschiv (at) gmail.com
All submitted articles will be peer-reviewed.
Accepted articles will be returned for post-review revisions by 1 May and are expected back in their final version by 7 May.