Concentric | Studies in Linguistics

Concentric: Studies in Linguistics is a refereed, biannual journal, publishing research articles on all linguistic studies on the languages in the Asia-Pacific region. Review articles and book reviews with solid argumentation are also welcomed.

The journal is currently co-published by the Department of English at National Taiwan Normal University in Taiwan and John Benjamins Publishing Company and is a partially open access journal.

ISSN 1810-7478 | E-ISSN 2589-5230 | Electronic edition
Sample issue: ConSL 45:1
Miao-Hsia Chang | National Taiwan Normal University
Shiao-hui Chan | National Taiwan Normal University
Advisory Board
Chin-chuan Cheng | Academia Sinica
Peter Cole | University of Delaware
C.-T. James Huang | Harvard University
Shuanfan Huang | Yuan Ze University
Paul Jen-kuei Li | Academia Sinica
Yen-hui Audrey Li | University of Southern California
Marie-Claude Paris | Université Denis Diderot (Paris 7)
Malcolm D. Ross | The Australian National University
James H.-Y. Tai | National Chung Cheng University
Chiu-yu Tseng | Academia Sinica
H. Samuel Wang | Yuan Ze University
Editorial Board
Zhiming Bao | National University of Singapore
Lindsey Chen | National Taiwan Normal University
Su-chiao Chen | National Taiwan University of Science and Technology
Hintat Cheung | The Education University of Hong Kong
Raung-fu Chung | Southern Taiwan University
Shu-kai Hsieh | National Taiwan University
Hui-chuan J. Huang | Academia Sinica
Lilian M. Huang | Shih Chien University
Zhuo Jing-Schmidt | University of Oregon
Huei-ling Lai | National Chengchi University
David C. S. Li | The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Hui-shan Lin | National Taiwan Normal University
Hongyin Tao | University of California, Los Angeles
Niina Ning Zhang | National Chung Cheng University
Editorial Assistant
Evelyn Yi-ting Huang | concentric.ling at
Yes-Lin Chen | concentric.ling at
Subscription Info
Current issue: 45:1, available as of May 2019
Next issue: 45:2, expected November 2019

General information about our electronic journals.

Subscription rates

All prices for print + online include postage/handling.

Online-only Print + online
Volume 46 (2020): 2 issues; ca. 260 pp. EUR 155.00 EUR 170.00
Volume 45 (2019): 2 issues; ca. 240 pp. EUR 152.00 EUR 167.00

Individuals may apply for a special subscription rate of EUR 70.00 (online‑only: EUR 65.00)
Private subscriptions are for personal use only, and must be pre-paid and ordered directly from the publisher.


Volume 45 (2019)


Concentric offers online submission.

Before submitting, please consult the guidelines and the Short Guide to EM for Authors.

If you are not able to submit online, or for any other editorial correspondence, please contact the editors via e-mail: concentric.ling at


Main BIC Subject

CF: Linguistics

Main BISAC Subject

LAN009000: LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General