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Full Title: Visualizing (in) the New Media

      
Location: Neuchâtel, Switzerland
Start Date: 08-Nov-2017 - 10-Nov-2017
Contact: Vanessa Jaroski
Meeting Email: click here to access email
Meeting URL: http://www2.unine.ch/vinm2017
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
http://www.reading.ac.uk/english-language-and-applied-linguistics/Aboutus/Staff/r-h-jones.aspx

- Gudrun Ledegen
Professor of Sociolinguistics, University of Rennes 2, France
http://perso.univ-rennes2.fr/gudrun.ledegen

- Sirpa Leppänen
Professor of Discourse Studies, University of Jyväskylä, Finland
https://www.jyu.fi/hum/laitokset/kielet/tutkimus/hankkeet/lgsd/team/leppanen

- Hartmut Stöckl
Professor of English and Applied Linguistics, University of Salzburg, Austria
http://stoeckl.sbg.ac.at/Stoeckl/Startseite_2.html
Linguistic Subfield: Discourse Analysis; Sociolinguistics; Writing Systems
LL Issue: 27.3699


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