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19th Annual Conference on Language, Interaction, and Social Organization (LISO)
Theme: "Power, Conflict, Inequality"
Sat/Sun May 11-12, 2013
University of California, Santa Barbara
McCune Conference Room - Humanities and Social Sciences Building (HSSB) 6020
Featured Plenary Speakers:
Marjorie Harness Goodwin, Linguistic Anthropology, UCLA
Kira Hall, Linguistics, University of Colorado at Boulder
Susan Speer, Psychology, University of Manchester (UK)
Kathryn Woolard, Anthropology, University of California, San Diego
Language, Interaction and Social Organization
Graduate Student Association
at the University of California, Santa Barbara
The Center for Language, Interaction, and Culture
at the University of California, Los Angeles
The LISO conference promotes interdisciplinary research and discussion in the analysis of naturally occurring human interaction. Papers will be presented by national and international scholars on a variety of topics in the study of language, interaction, and culture. The papers primarily employ analysis of naturally occurring data drawing from methodologies that include conversation analysis, discourse analysis, ethnographic methods, ethnomethodology, interactional linguistics, and interactional sociolinguistics.