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Alternate title: Macrosociolinguistics: the vitamin you didn’t know you needed.
If you’re writing large-scale stories about political intrigue and pretenders to the throne and so on, the way your societies relate to their language–and how they think those… 1,002 more words
In today’s post I will cover the importance of relationships and how they give meaning and context to messages received and sent. The item of analysis is a text message conversation between myself and a close friend; for the purposes of this blog she will be referred to as “Louise”. 329 more words
We talked about it, we prepared for it, we sent out invitations, we shared ideas, and then it happened: on September 29, academics, artists and NGO workers came to NUI Galway on a rather rainy day to talk about language and migration. 894 more words