WMW17
Language, linguistics, and culture

Convenors:
Jonathan Roper (University of Tartu)
Track:
The World of the Mind and the Mind in the World
Location:
University Place 4.208
Start time:
6 August, 2013 at 9:00
Session slots:
2

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.