A Conference promoted by: the Centre of Studies on Europe (TO-EU), the Centro di Studi Americani ed Euro-Americani “Piero Bairati”, the American Studies Association of Italy (AISNA)
Distant collaboration in a digitalized world of work: media and digital competences, organizational design and discourses
The LITME@WORK research project (www.litmeatwork.be) is pleased to invite researchers to submit abstracts for presentation at its closing conference: "Distant collaboration in a digitalized world of work: media and digital competences, organizational design and discourses". The conference will be held at the University of Namur(Belgium) on the 8th, 9th and 10th of May 2019.
Invited keynote speakers
Michael Brannigan (College of St Rose, Albany, New York – US)
Boyd Davis (University of North Carolina, Charlotte – US)
Giuliana Garzone (IULM, Milano – Italy)
Call for Papers
Call for Papers and Panels (ECPR 2019): It’s About Time: Temporality and Complexity in Public Policy
It’s About Time: Temporality and Complexity in Public Policy
Section endorsed by the ECPR Standing Group “Theoretical Perspectives in Policy Analysis”
International Conference in Ideology and Discourse Analysis 2019 Logics, Critical Explanation and the Future of Critical Political Theory: Applying Discourse Analysis in Multiple Contexts
International Conference in Ideology and Discourse Analysis 2019
Logics, Critical Explanation and the Future of Critical Political Theory: Applying Discourse Analysis in Multiple Contexts
University of Essex
May 31 - June 1 2019
Call for Papers & Panels
5th ESTIDIA Conference - Hybrid Dialogues: Transcending Binary Thinking and Moving Away from Societal Polarizations
The 5th ESTIDIA conference, to be held on 19-21 September 2019, is organised by ESTIDIA together with the I-LanD Interuniversity Research Centre and hosted by the University of Naples ‘L’Orientale’. The theme of the conference was prompted by the risks and challenges posed by the increasing use of virulent polemics both on- and off-line that are constantly shifting the boundaries between traditionally dichotomous forms of communication (e.g., public/private, face-to-face/virtual, formal/informal, polite/impolite) and types of mindsets (e.g., trust/dis
Call for Papers: Violence, Space, and the Archives. 23-24 May 2019, National University of Ireland, Galway.
This is a call for papers for a panel to be held at the 26th Lavender Languages and Linguistics Conference, which will take place May 2-4, 2019, at the University of Gothenburg, Sweden (conference website: https://lavlang26.wordpress.com/).
Call for papers: Panel on “Language and sexuality before Stonewall”
Analyzing Discourse and Foucauldian Regimes of Power/Knowledge with the Sociology of Knowledge Approach to Discourse and related perspectives
The session will discuss empirical research on discourses and regimes of power/knowledge in different social areas, using the Sociology of Knowledge Approach to Discourse (SKAD). This perspective on discourses and their analysis draws on Foucault, Berger and Luckmann and the interpretative paradigm of sociology including symbolic interactionism and "communicative constructivism". In comparison to the Foucauldian tradition, SKAD focuses more on social actors and societal arenas of discursive disputes.
The Discursive Construction of Reality IV - Interdisciplinary perspectives on a sociology of knowledge approach to discourse research
Over the last decade, the research programme outlined by the sociology of knowledge approach to discourse (SKAD) has spread to many disciplines in social science. A common interest in discourse research has resulted in a widely distributed community that prevalently, but not exclusively, uses qualitative research designs to examine forms of 'discursive construction of reality'.