Il-LINGWA TAGĦNA – Our language is the companion series of the journal ILSIENNA. Like the journal, IL-LINGWA TAGĦNA is published under the auspices of the International Association of Maltese Linguistics.

The companion series publishes monographs and collections of articles including festschrifts and memorial volumes as well as outstanding MA and PhD theses dedicated to all kinds of topics which are highly relevant to our understanding of the Maltese language and the linguistic landscape of Malta and its sister islands. The philosophy of GĦILM is to impose no restrictions as to theory and methodology of the contributions provided the submitted manuscripts meet the standards of the discipline involved.

The editors of IL-LINGWA TAGĦNA select the material according to the highest standards of our discipline. Submitted manuscripts are regularly peer-reviewed. The languages of publication are English (preferred), French, German, Italian and Maltese. All publications are accompanied by an abstract in English and a Maltese translation thereof. The companion series appears in variable intervals and different sizes. The first volume of IL-LINGWA TAGĦNA is scheduled for first quarter 2009. The prices for each volume are individual. Members of GĦILM are entitled to a 30% reduction.


Editor in chiefThomas Stolz
Editorial assistantConny Stroh
Review editorJoseph Brincat
Editorial boardBernard Comrie, Ray Fabri, Beth Hume, Manwel Mifsud, Martine Vanhove
Advisory boardAlbert Borg, Antoinette Camilleri-Grima, Sandro Caruana, Martin Haspelmath, Mauro Tosco, Adam Ussishkin
PublisherUniversitätsverlag Dr. Norbert Brockmeyer
Postfach 10 04 28
D-44704 Bochum