Texas Speech Communication Association

Texas Speech Communication Journal

Current issues of the Texas Speech Communication Journal are available for purchase. Cost is $15.00 per issue.

Contact TSCJ Editor Leslie Y. Rodriguez to order copies. In your email request, include date, quantity desired, name, and mailing address to which journals are to be sent.

Send payment (checks made payable to the
Texas Speech Communication Association) to:

Leslie Y. Rodriguez
Angelo State University
ASU Station 10895
San Angelo, TX 76909-0895
tscjeditor@gmail.com



TSCJ Online


TSCA has previously also published an online journal. The online journal has been temporarily suspended. We may, in the future, again continue the online journal. Watch the website for future announcements.



Texas Speech Communication Journal


Call for Manuscripts



Texas Speech Communication Journal

Volume 44, Issue 1

The Texas Speech Communication Journal issues a call for papers that focus on research in human communication. Contributors may approach topics from multiple perspectives, contexts, and methodologies supported within the discipline. Manuscripts should be received no later than March 31, 2020. Texas Speech Communication Journal (TSCJ) follows a policy of blind review so no author identification should appear in the abstract and body of the manuscript.

Manuscripts should not exceed 30 pages, including references and figures, and should be written according to the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association (6th edition). The manuscript should be emailed to the editor at the address listed below divided into the following two (Microsoft Word) documents:

1. Title Page - should include the author's name(s), academic position, institutional affiliation, full mailing address, telephone number, email address, brief author biography, and a history of the manuscript (presentation at conferences).

Title page should also indicate the following:

  1. Methodology/Analysis Technique: (include all that apply)
    Content Analysis
    Cultural Criticism
    Ethnography
    Qualitative analysis
    Quantitative analysis
    Rhetorical criticism
    Other - please specify

  2. Communication Context (keywords that describe your manuscript's area of study)

2. Abstract and Manuscript - An abstract of not more than 150 words should accompany the manuscript. The author should also include keywords for the articles. No author identification should appear in this document.

The Texas Speech Communication Journal (TSCJ) is a state journal published by the Texas Speech Communication Association. The TSCJ produces one print issue per academic year, which seeks to publish original scholarship that makes a contribution to the studies of human communication. An external committee blind reviews all submissions.

Queries and manuscript submissions should be sent via email to:

TSCJ Editor, Leslie Y. Rodriguez
Angelo State University
email: tscjeditor@gmail.com

Deadline: March 31, 2020


News

10/8/19
We've just held our 2019 Convention in Amarillo from October 3-5, 2019. We've elected new officers as follows: for Vice President-Elect, Lacy Cannon; for Newsletter Editor, Stefany Cambra; for Journal Editor, Amanda Jo Ratlcliff; for Executive Secretary, Carolyn Baum.

Please make plans to join us for next year's convention in Rockwall, TX at the Hilton Dallas/Rockwall Lakefront Hotel October 8-10, 2020.


9/4/19
The Summer Newsletter is ready for you to read and enjoy. See the Newsletter page to read the current issue.
2020 Convention

Be Kind and Rewind

Date: October 8-10, 2020
Convention begins on THURSDAY
Location: Rockwall, TX

Hotel: Hilton Dallas/Rockwall Lakefront
(214) 771-3700

Click here for the call for papers and more convention information