Call for Papers: “American Onomastics” (Onoma) — Abstracts due 15 July 2023

The editorial board of Onoma, journal of the International Council of Onomastic Sciences publishing in English, German, or French, seeks contributions to a themed volume (number 59 to appear in 2024) on the study of names in America (i.e., as they are used or applied in North, Central, or South America, or as they may be studied by scholars from those regions). The subject matter is open (i.e., place names, personal names, commercial names, or names in literature). Guidelines may be found on the Onoma website:

Please send abstracts of about 250 words to the principal guest-editor, Grant Smith (, and to the co-guest-editors, Yolanda Guillermina López Franco ( and Márcia Sipavicius Seide ( Abstracts must be received by July 15, 2023, recommendations or acceptance will be sent by August 1, 2023, and final drafts must be completed by February 11, 2024.