• The interdisciplinary nature of the journal between law and semiotics.
  • The ONLY journal in the world which focuses on the discipline of legal semiotics.
  • The interdisciplinary nature of the journal between language and law, jurilinguistics.
  • The interdisciplinary nature of the journal between Legal Philosophy and Philosophy of Language

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Editor-in-Chief
  • Anne Wagner
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Hybrid (Transformative Journal). How to publish with us, including Open Access

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280,887 (2021)
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  • COVID-19 and impact on peer review

    As a result of the significant disruption that is being caused by the COVID-19 pandemic we are very aware that many researchers will have difficulty in meeting the timelines associated with our peer review process during normal times.  Please do let us know if you need additional time. Our systems will continue to remind you of the original timelines but we intend to be highly flexible at this time.

  • JOINT INTERNATIONAL RESEARCH PROJECT IN THE FIELD OF GENDER EQUITY - CALLS FOR PAPERS

    1- Conference at the University of Haifa (Israel): 9 January 2023

     GENDER EQUITY IN ACADEMIA (pp.2-3)

    Website: Gender Equity in Academia 

    2- Conference at Lille University (France): 3-6 July 2023

    COMBATING GENDER-BASED VIOLENCE (pp.4-5)

    Website: Gender equity - Calls for papers

    For further information, please click here

  • Call for Papers: 23rd International Roundtables for the Semiotics of Law – IRSL 2023

    23rd International Roundtables for the Semiotics of Law – IRSL 2023

    24-27 May 2023 – Roma (Italy) Organizer: Mario Ricca 

    Hosted by Pontificia Università Antonianum Via Merulana, 124 – Roma Auditorium Antonianum, Viale Manzoni, 1 – Roma 

    http://www.auditoriumantonianum.it/ 

    IRSL President: Anne Wagner 

    Global Semiotics and Everyday Legal Claims Intercultural Use of Law, Interreligious Dialogue and Translation Ethics.

    To read more, please click here

    During this IRSL, a workshop will be held by Massimo Leone. To read more about this workshop, please click here

  • Call for papers – The Legal Semiotics of the Digital Face

    Guest Editors:

    Gabriele Marino - University of Turin, Turin, Italy

    Massimo Leone - University of Turin, Turin, Italy; Shanghai University, Shanghai, China; Cambridge University, Cambridge, UK; Bruno Kessler Foundation, Trento, Italy

    To read more, please click here

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1572-8722
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0952-8059
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