Entries from pragmatic stylistics tagged with 'pragmatics'

call for papers: LIAR II

Here's a call for papers for the second 'Linguistic Impoliteness and Rudeness' conference at Lancaster next year: 30 June - 2 July 2009 Linguistic Impoliteness And Rudeness II (LIAR II): Conflict and Confrontation in Communication The 2009 International Conference of...

Pragmatic Stylistics Workshop, 16 July 2008

A one-day workshop is taking place at Middlesex University on Wednesday the 16th of July 2008. We expect 30-40 people to be there, including these six speakers: Diane Blakemore, Derek Bousfield, Billy Clark, Anne Furlong, Dan McIntyre, Adrian Pilkington. It's...