International Society for Historical Lexicography and Lexicology
ISHLL was established as a result of the first International Conference on Historical Lexicography and Lexicology, which took place in Leicester in 2002. Subsequent conferences have been at Gargnano del Garda, Italy (2004), Leiden, The Netherlands (2006), Edmonton, Canada (2008), Oxford, UK (2010), Jena, Germany (2012) and Gran Canaria, Spain (2014).
ICHLL8 will take place in Bloomington Indiana in 2016. To receive the calls for papers and other information about the conference, subscribe to the mailing list.
ISHLL conference publications
- Julie Coleman and Anne McDermott, eds., Historical Dictionaries and Historical Dictionary Research (De Gruyter, 2002)
- John Considine and Giovanni Iamartino, eds., Words and Dictionaries from the British Isles in Historical Perspective (Cambridge Scholars, 2007)
- Marijke Mooijaart and Marijke van der Wal, eds., Yesterday's Words: Contemporary, Current and Future Lexicography (Cambridge Scholars, 2008)
- John Considine, ed., Adventuring in Dictionaries: New Studies in the History of Lexicography (Cambridge Scholars, 2010)
- John Considine, ed., Current Projects in Historical Lexicography (Cambridge Scholars, 2010)
- John Considine, ed., Webs of Words: New Studies in Historical Lexicology (Cambridge Scholars, 2010)
- Charlotte Brewer, ed., The Fifth International Conference on Historical Lexicography and Lexicology (Oxford University Research Archive, 2010)
- Bettina Bock and Maria Kozianka, eds., Weiland Wörter-Welten – Akten der 6. Internationalen Konferenz zur Historischen Lexikographie und Lexikologie (Jena, 25. – 27. Juli 2012). Whilom Worlds of Words – Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Historical Lexicography and Lexicology (Verlag Dr Kovac, 2014)
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ISHLL also has an email discussion group. If you would like to contribute to the discussion of the history of the dictionary, making historical dictionaries, and historical lexicography, please subscribe to the discussion group. If you have a professional or scholarly interest in slang lexicography, please subscribe to the slang discussion list.