Dallas International Academic Lens

DIAL is a peer-reviewed, open-access journal published by Dallas International University.

Dallas International Academic Lens is devoted to advancing research on language and culture from a broad range of academic disciplines including, but not limited to, linguistics, sociolinguistics, anthropology, semantics and pragmatics, translation and discourse, literacy, language learning, Scripture engagement, field methodology, ethnomusicology, world arts, and missiology.

Editorial Information

Managing Editor: Todd_Scacewater@diu.edu

Please send editorial correspondence to:

Todd Scacewater, Managing Editor
Dallas International University
7500 W. Camp Wisdom Road, Pike 108 Dallas, TX 75236   U.S.A.


Advisory Board:
Scott Berthiaume, Dallas Int’l University
Stephen Levinsohn, SIL International
Albert Bickford, SIL International
Michael Boutin, Dallas Int’l University
Peter Unseth, Dallas Int’l University
Ernst Wendland, Stellenbosch University
Robin Harris, Dallas Int’l University
Tim Stirtz, SIL International
T. Wayne Dye, Dallas Int’l University
Mark Harlan, Dallas Int’l University

Series Publication Timeline
DIAL is published twice a year, in the Spring and Fall.


E-mail all article and book review submissions to Managing Editor todd_scacewater@diu.edu.


Style Guidelines

All articles published in DIAL must adhere to our style guide, available here.

Call For Papers

DIAL is now accepting papers for their Spring 2020 issue. More information here.


Volume 1, No. 1 (Spring 2020)