LINGUIST List 29.3883

Mon Oct 08 2018

FYI: Wild Publics Talks - Videos Now Online

Editor for this issue: Everett Green <>

Date: 28-Sep-2018
From: Britta Schneider <>
Subject: Wild Publics Talks - Videos Now Online
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Dear Fellow Linguists,

in March 2019, we hosted the event 'Wild Publics - Language in Public Space under the Conditions of Late Modernity'.

We are happy to announce that at

you can now watch the following talks online:

Jannis Androutsopoulos – Named and framed: linguists in news stories about the German language

Jan Blommaert – The formatting of life: Elliot Rodgers online-offline world of masculine victimhood

Susan Gal – The homogenization of national publics: Unexpected results of mass mediation

Jürgen Jaspers – Authority and morality in militant sociolinguistics: The case of translanguaging

Tom Van Hout – Infotaining the imagined audience. How journalists recontextualize elite discourse

Rodney Jones – Algorithmic publics and the future of discourse analysis

Sirpa Leppänen – Performing private life tensions in public: Migrant parody and the agonism of social media

Cornelius Puschmann – Affective or algorithmic publics? Social media discourse dynamics from Pegida to Brexit

Jürgen Spitzmüller – Ideological visions: The discursive appropriation of ‘public space’ as a reflexive practice

For the talks of Christian Mair and Elana Shohamy, individual consent is necessary (see website)

Britta Schneider & Theresa Heyd

Linguistic Field(s): Anthropological Linguistics; Discourse Analysis; Pragmatics; Sociolinguistics

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