Journal of Historical Pragmatics

Online-first articles

The following articles have been published online-first, and have not yet been published in an issue.

16 April 2024

Negotiating converso identities in the inquisition courtroom: Impoliteness and self-politeness in the 1568–1569 trial of Catarina de Orta
Javier E. Díaz-Vera | 25 pp.

29 February 2024

Chinese “face”-related expressions in Peking and Teochew Opera scripts: A historical contrastive pragmatic inquiry
Jiejun Chen, Juliane House and Dániel Z. Kádár | 31 pp.

29 January 2024

Formulaic language in Old English prose: A corpus-driven functional analysis
Anna Cichosz, Łukasz Grabowski and Piotr Pęzik | 32 pp.
Politeness, speech acts and socio-cultural change: The expression of gratitude in the history of English
Alexander Haselow | 31 pp.

7 September 2023

Modal may in requests: A comparison of regional pragmatic variation in Early Modern Scottish and English correspondence
Christine Elsweiler | 37 pp.