Banning Bossy: Language and Social Perceptions
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Banning Bossy: Language and Social Perceptions

It’s an interesting question: By removing a word from our lexicon, can we change the way we perceive things? That’s the premise behind a new campaign called ‘Ban Bossy.’ Created by LeanIn.Org, a non-profit founded by Facebook COO Sheryl Sandberg, the campaign is intended to encourage girls to lead by removing the negative stigma associated … Continue reading

Communication CHARRETTE – Journalism’s mnemonic community and the recent decline of the daily newspapers in the United States
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Communication CHARRETTE – Journalism’s mnemonic community and the recent decline of the daily newspapers in the United States

Nicholas Gilewicz, doctoral student at University of Pennsylvania’s prestigious Annenberg School for Communication, will charrette his research on journalism products as lieux de mémoires. Pierre-Carl Lanlgais will provide a response. Communication Charrette Tuesday, 3 December – 2:00pm-3:30pm S09 CELSA, 77 rue de Villiers, 92200 Neuilly-sur-Seine Journalism’s mnemonic community and the recent decline of the daily newspapers … Continue reading

Transnational Intercultural Rhetoric: Theorizing through the Figure of the Refugee
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Transnational Intercultural Rhetoric: Theorizing through the Figure of the Refugee

Sara L. McKinnon, Assistant Professor, Department of Communication Arts, University of Wisconsin – Madison will give a talk at CELSA 15 Oct 2013 (6-8pm) CELSA – Grand Amphi 77 rue de Villiers 92200 Neuilly sur Seine, France Scholars in communication studies, linguistics, and writing and composition have taken the “intercultural turn,” yet scholars of rhetoric … Continue reading