Tuesday, 2 February 2016

Call for Papers: Discourse(s) in the Social Sciences Conference May 2016

Rosie Smith, Gillian Loomes and Germaine Stockbridge are organising the annual Sociology Postgraduate Conference. The event will be held on 10th May 2016 between10am-5pm at Kings Manor, University of York.

Confirmed keynote speakers are:

Robert Reiner
Professor Robert Reiner

Professor Charles Antaki

Call for Papers

We invite abstracts that deal with discourse in any thematic or methodological way.
Topics can include (but are certainly not limited to):
Conversation Analysis
Power, resistance and discourse
Crime and deviance and social control
Discourse and identity
Political discourses
Health, disability and lifestyle
Masters students and first year PhD students are especially welcome to submit an abstract, as this is an excellent chance to present your work in a constructive and supportive environment. Other postgraduate students and researchers are also more than welcome to submit.

If you are interested in presenting a paper, please submit an abstract of up to 350 words to discourses2016@york.ac.uk by Friday, 4 March 2016. Please indicate if you would like to be considered for a travel bursary. 

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