WMW17


Language, linguistics, and culture 
Convenor:
Jonathan Roper (University of Tartu)
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Track:
The World of the Mind and the Mind in the World
Location:
University Place 4.208
Sessions:
Tuesday 6 August, 9:00-10:00, 11:00-12:00 (UTC+0)

Short Abstract:

Some of the most common things that human beings do are speaking, listening, reading and writing. This panel examines various forms of engagement with language worldwide.

Long Abstract

Language in a variety of forms (stereotypes, identity, speech play, power, oral culture) and in a variety of settings (Balkan, Basque, Canadian, Fijian, Indian, amongst others) is the focus of this panel.

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