The Call for Papers for the 2017 LISO Conference will become available on October 15, 2016.
23rd Annual Conference on Language, Interaction, and Social Organization (LISO)
Theme: “Studying Interaction, Advancing Social Justice: Identities, Ideologies, and Inequalities”
Saturday and Sunday, May 19-20, 2017
University of California, Santa Barbara
Featured Plenary Speakers:
Patricia Baquedano-López, Education, UC Berkeley
Tanya Stivers, Sociology, UCLA
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.