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Conference Information

Full Title: Visualizing (in) the New Media

Location: Neuchâtel, Switzerland
Start Date: 08-Nov-2017 - 10-Nov-2017
Contact: Vanessa Jaroski
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Meeting Description: In November 2017, the Universities of Neuchâtel, Zurich and Bern in Switzerland will host the first international conference to focus specifically on visual communication in/about new media.

Keynote Speakers:

We are delighted to announce that the following prominent scholars have agreed to make keynote presentations. Each of these people is an established expert in the broadly conceived field of “digital discourse” studies, all of whom deal with the ways digital communication functions as a multimodal phenomenon.

- Rodney Jones
Professor of Sociolinguistics and New Media, Reading University, England

- Gudrun Ledegen
Professor of Sociolinguistics, University of Rennes 2, France

- Sirpa Leppänen
Professor of Discourse Studies, University of Jyväskylä, Finland

- Hartmut Stöckl
Professor of English and Applied Linguistics, University of Salzburg, Austria
Linguistic Subfield: Discourse Analysis; Sociolinguistics; Writing Systems
LL Issue: 27.3699

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