708 Language and Discourse in Online Social Media

Saturday, August 4, 2012: 12:30 PM-2:00 PM
OB 32 (Faculty of Economics)

RC25 Language and Society (host committee)
RC14 Sociology of Communication, Knowledge and Culture

Language: English
Session Organizers:
Corinne KIRCHNER, Columbia University, USA and Diana PAPADEMAS, Old Westbury University, USA
Sheila AMADO, Universidad de Buenos Aires, Argentina
Hate speech and the transformation of political organization in internet (Oral Presentation)
Ilkka ARMINEN, University of Helsinki, Finland

Laughs in the stream: Discourse and networks in Twitter parody accounts (Oral Presentation)
Amanda JOHNSON, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA

How do Cameroon women of diaspora build their professional identity on the web ? A study case (Oral Presentation)
Carmen DIOP, Université Paris 13 Villetaneuse - EXPERICE (Paris 8/Paris 13), France

Corporate discourses in education (Oral Presentation)
Mónica PINI, Universidad Nacional de San Martín, Argentina