Meaning and Indexicality across Subfields and Theories

Vendredi 12 Avril 2019, 10:00 to Samedi 13 Avril 2019, 18:00
Heather Burnette et Andrea Beltrama (LLF)

Université Paris-Diderot – ODG Salle M19

Vendredi 12 avril

10:00-10:30 Andrea Beltrama & Heather Burnett (LLF, CNRS-Université Paris Diderot)
Welcome and presentation of workshop

10:30-11:00 Ruth King (York University)
The indexical history of French ‘J’avons’: A study in comparative sociolinguistics

11:00-11:30 Coffee break

11:30-12:00 Rhys Sandow (University of Sussex)
How can social meaning explain an inverted pattern of style-shifting? Subverted language ideologies and rootedness in a Cornish community

12:00-12:30 Ewa Trutkowski (Goethe University Frankfurt)
Gender, sex and indexical pronouns

12:30-14:30 Lunch

14:30-15:30 Deborah Cameron (Oxford University)
The trouble with ‘hate’

15:30-16:30 Poster session with coffee

  • Fergus O’Dwyer (University College Dublin)
    Linguistic variation and interactional identities: culturally grounded semiotic practices connecting micro-, meso-, and macro-level social realities
  • Matthew Hunt (Queen Mary University of London)
    ‘Ive got a fucktonne of words!’: the social meaning of swearing creativity
  • Quentin Dénigot (LLF, CNRS-Université Paris Diderot)
    The influence of sociolinguistic variation on trust in situations of social dilemmas
  • Leann Brown, Aron Arnold, Oriana Reid-Collins, James German & Maria Candea (AMU, U Paris Sorbonne)
    Non-binary speakers, phonetic variation and gender perception: Investigating indexicality through emerging identities

16:30-17:00 Camille Debras (CREA, Université Paris Nanterre)
Upper-face gestures as stance-markers of counter-expectation

17:00-17:30 Teresa Pratt (University of Duisburg-Essen)
Vowel space area as a sociolinguistic variable

20:00-22:00 Conference dinner at Le Debonnaire (107 rue du Chevaleret, 75013 Paris)

Samedi 13 avril

10:00-11:00 Sally McConnell-Ginet (Cornell University)
Plenary 2: Semantic authority: Learning from Humpty Dumpty

11:00-11:30 Célia Richy (LLF, CNRS-Université Paris Diderot)
Investigating so called generic masculines: an experimental approach

11:30-12:00 Coffee break

12:00-12:30 Ai Taniguchi (Carleton University)
Social meaning in dynamic semantics

12:30-13:00 Eric Acton (Eastern Michigan University)
Social meaning games and the nature of pragmatics and indexicality

13:00-15:00 Lunch

15:00-16:00 Maria Candea (CLESTHIA, Université Sorbonne Nouvelle)
Plenary 3: Dealing with ‘accentism’ in a Parisian suburban school

16:00-16:30 Julie Abbou (LPL, CNRS-Aix Marseille Université)
Accommodation and performativity: How to find a convergence between poststructuralist theories and sociophonetics

16:30-17:00 Coffee break

17:00-17:30 Si Berrebi (LSCP, EHESS-ENS-CNRS, Paris, and Tel Aviv University)
Mizrahi *HLH%, Askenazi rise: frankness and tentativeness in Modern Hebrew

17:30-18:00 Aron Arnold (Université Catholique de Louvain)
Vocal seduction

21:00 Closing party at Le Saint Sauveur (11 rue des Panoyaux, 75010 Paris)