[Corpora-List] 5th Conference on Intercultural Rhetoric and Discourse -- CFP

Ute Römer uroemer at umich.edu
Thu Nov 20 22:27:52 CET 2008


Dear all,

I thought the following conference announcement and call for papers might be of interest to some of you.

Best wishes,

Ute

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Call for Papers

5th Conference on Intercultural Rhetoric and Discourse

English Language Institute

University of Michigan

Ann Arbor, Michigan

June 11 – 13, 2009

Focus

We hope that the conference papers will focus on the way contextual occasions affect communicative and textual outcomes across a wide range of intercultural settings, from "small cultures" such as those that emerge in classrooms or working groups, to broad cross-cultural comparisons (i.e. business) and cross-disciplinary differences.

Plenary Speakers

Ulla Connor

Director, <http://www.iupui.edu/~icic/> Indiana Center for Intercultural Communication,

<http://www.iupui.edu/> Indiana University-Purdue University Indianapolis (IUPUI)

Fethi Helal

University of Tunis, Tunis, Tunisia

Priscilla Rogers

<http://www.bus.umich.edu/> Stephen M. Ross School of Business, University of Michigan. Ann Arbor, Michigan

Conference Organizer

Christine Feak (cfeak at umich.edu)

English Language Institute

Telephone: 734-647-o483

FAX: 734-763-0369

Conference Website: <http://www.lsa.umich.edu/eli> http://www.lsa.umich.edu/eli (Click on 5th Conference on Intercultural Rhetoric and Discourse under News)

Abstracts

Abstracts are welcome in any area of intercultural rhetoric and discourse, ranging from “small cultures” such as a classroom to larger settings. Abstracts should be 250 words or less and include a title, author name, a separate 50-word summary, and A-V equipment needs. Submit proposal materials by e-mail to <mailto:CIRD5 at umich.edu> CIRD5 at umich.edu. Presenters will have 30 minutes plus 15 minutes to respond to questions and comments.

Abstract Submission Deadline: February 2, 2009

Acceptance Notification: March 2, 2009

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Dr. Ute Römer Director of the Applied Corpus Linguistics Unit English Language Institute University of Michigan Email: <mailto:uroemer at umich.edu> uroemer at umich.edu Phone: +1 734 763 7133 Fax: +1 734 763 0369 http://www.lsa.umich.edu/eli/ http://www.uteroemer.com <http://www.uteroemer.com/> MICASE: http://legacyweb.lsa.umich.edu/eli/micase/index.htm MICUSP: <http://www.micusp.org/> http://www.micusp.org Generation 1.5: http://gen15.micusp.org/

Surface mail address: Dr. Ute Römer University of Michigan English Language Institute 500 E. Washington Street Ann Arbor, MI 48104-2028 USA

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