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LINGUIST List 21.2245

Mon May 17 2010

Confs: Pragmatics, Applied Ling/Italy

Editor for this issue: Amy Brunett <brunettlinguistlist.org>

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        1.    Laura Gavioli, Formulation and Epistemic Authority

Message 1: Formulation and Epistemic Authority
Date: 16-May-2010
From: Laura Gavioli <laura.gavioliunimore.it>
Subject: Formulation and Epistemic Authority
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Formulation and Epistemic Authority

Date: 09-Sep-2010 - 10-Sep-2010
Location: Modena, Italy
Contact: Federico Farini
Contact Email: federico.fariniunimore.it
Meeting URL: http://www.aitla.it/wp-content/uploads/2010/05/Seminar-programme.pdf

Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics; Pragmatics

Meeting Description:

Formulation, or the activity of summarising, glossing, or developing the gist of
the earlier sequence of talk covers important functions in the negotiation of
participants' understanding and their management of identities, rights and
responsibilities, related to knowledge and information.

The purpose of this workshop is that of discussing the idea of formulation in
institutional talk and its function in shaping authority, identities and
participants' rights and responsibilities in conversation.

Participation to the workshop is free and limited to 60 participants. To
participate, please send an e-mail to Federico Farini
(federico.fariniunimore.it), by July 20, 2010. Selection of participants will
take place on a first-come, first-served basis.


September 9

Laura Gavioli, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia: Welcome, Introduction and

John Heritage, UCLA, Los Angeles: The Problem Presentation Slot in Primary Care
as an Interactional Achievement

Coffee break

Giolo Fele, University of Trento: Prospective Orientation to Action:
Formulations and the Collaborative Shaping of Actions in Emergency Calls

Franca Orletti, University of Roma 3: Formulating Identity in Multicultural
Therapeutic Contexts


September 10

Ian Hutchby, University of Leicester: 'Proffering' as a Topic Management Device
in Child Counselling

Coffee break

Tom Koole, Utrecht University: Establishing Agreement on Problems in
Teacher-pupil Explanations

Claudio Baraldi, University of Modena and Reggio Emilia: Formulations and the
Promotion of Participation in Educational Contexts



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