Texas Speech Communication Association

Texas Speech Communication Journal

Back issues (from 1983 through 2003) of the Texas Speech Communication Journal are available for purchase. Cost is $1.00 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

TSCJ Online

TSCA also publishes an online journal. Click here to view the current issue of TSCA Online.

Call for Manuscripts

Texas Speech Communication Journal

Volume 42, 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, 2018. 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 25 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).

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 and one online issue per academic year, and 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
email: tscjeditor@gmail.com
Angelo State University

Deadline: March 31, 2018
Extended Deadline: May 31, 2018


The Fall edition of our newsletter is now available. Click here to view.
A DRAFT verson of the Convention Program is now available. Click here to view. Watch the website for updates as we approach our convention in Corpus Christi, October 4-6.
Read the message from TSCA President Wade Hescht regarding 2018 Convention here. View the convention flyer mentioned in the letter here.
The 2017 Fall edition of TSCJ Online is now available. Click here to view.
The call for panels for the 2018 convention has been posted. See the Convention page for details.
The call for Manuscripts for Volume 42 of the Texas Speech Communication Journal has been issued. Submissions are due no later than March 31, 2018. See the Journal page for more details.
2018 Convention

Combating Truthiness: Teaching in a Post-Truth Era

Date: October 4-6, 2018
Convention begins on THURSDAY
Location: Corpus Christi, TX

Click here for more convention information

2017 Convention Highlights