Thursday April 3, 2008

09:00 AM - 10:00 AM10:30 AM - 12:00 PM12:45 PM - 03:45 PM01:45 PM - 03:15 PM03:45 PM - 05:15 PM06:00 PM - 07:00 PM

Plenary 1: Pieter Muysken

Muysken, Pieter
Endangered language documentation and sociolinguistics: the case of Bolivia

Plenary 2: Helen Kelly-Holmes

Kelly-Holmes, Helen
Language in the marketing domain: macro and micro connections

THU-2.00: POSTERS: Focus on variation, migration, minority languages

Stéphanie Audrit
Analysis of a non standard phonetic variant among Moroccan immigrated adolescents in Brussels
Bakalinsky, Michael L.
Status of U.S. underworld dialect in context of American English: sociolinguistic aspect
Thorsten Brato
T-glottaling in adolescents in Aberdeen
Martin Bridge
“It’s not always like this!” - Examining the UK’s Negative/Auxiliary-Contraction strategies.
Katie Siobhan Finnegan
Phonological Variation, Local Identity and Linguistic Ideologies in Sheffield, England
José Antonio Flores Farfán
Indigenous Languages Revitalization. The Contribution of Collaborative Sociolinguistic Work.
Jia Jackie Lou
Resemiotizing Linguistic Landscape: A Case Study of Washington, DC’s Chinatown
Nadia Nocchi
Phonetic variants for social variables: some remarks on labiovelars in Tuscany
Bernadette O'Rourke, Aisling Vaughan
Linguistic Ownership in an Irish Language Classroom
Anna Osmolovsky
Social tuning of illiterate adult immigrants through the selective connecting of Amharic and Hebrew languages and cultures
Cassandra Ashling Smith-Christmas, Dick Smakman
'He Brought Home the English': A Language and its Culture Besieged on the Isle of Skye, Scotland
Ann Thompson
The English Dialect Dictionary : The Poppies in the Cornfield
Ariën van Wijngaarden
Ethnic variation: Morpho-syntactic aspects of Moroccan Dutch and Turkish Dutch
Lena Zipp
Torn Between Prestige Models or Moving Towards a Standard of Its Own? Indo-Fijian English and Norm Development in a Multilingual ESL Society

THU-1.01: Workshop
Hip-hop across the globe: what exactly is going global?


Sarah Elizabeth Simeziane
Roma Rap and the Black Train: Minority Voices in Hungarian Hip-hop
Endre Brunstad, Unn Røyneland
Hip-hop, ethnicity and linguistic practice in rural and urban Norway
Solveig Luedtke
American Influences on Genre Construction in German Rap

THU-2.01: Themed Panel (part 1)
Attractiveness: empirical and theoretical perspectives


01:45 PM - 02:15 PM
Ad Backus, Anna Verschik
Introducing the Code-Copying Model
02:15 PM - 02:45 PM
Seza Dogruoz
Synchronic Variation and Diachronic Change in Dutch Turkish

THU-3.01: Themed Panel (part 2)
Attractiveness: empirical and theoretical perspectives


03:45 PM - 04:15 PM
Anastassia Zabrodskaja
Attractiveness of L2 pragmatic particles
04:15 PM - 04:45 PM
Janice L. Jake, Carol Myers-Scotton
When Tension Is Strong, How Strong Is Attractiveness?

THU-1.02: Workshop
Doing things with an attitude: Interdisciplinary explorations of the relationship of language attitudes and social action


Barbara Soukup
The language attitude - language use relationship: a comparative study
Jennifer Sclafani
The intertextual construction of language attitudes and ideologies on a U.S. internet discussion board
Najma Al Zidjaly
A mediated discourse analysis approach to language attitude research in Oman

THU-2.02: Themed Panel (part 1)
Bilingual education recast in the wake of globalisation: researching the second/foreign language interface


Alexandra Mystra Jaffe
Teaching Italian in Corsica: Fluid language boundaries and intercultural citizenship
Claude Cortier, Alain Di Meglio
Bi/pluriligualism, near-languages and interlinguistics projects
Patricia A. Duff
The impact of bilingual education on Hungarians' identities and sociolinguistic practices

THU-3.02: Themed Panel (part 2)
Bilingual education recast in the wake of globalisation: researching the second/foreign language interface


Daniel Stotz
Classroom language practices and useful linguistic resources at the transition between school and vocational training in Switzerland
Charlotte Haglund
Language investments among young adults in transition from school to working life in Sweden

THU-1.03: Paper session
Globalization 2

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Beatriz P. Lorente
The script of servitude: maid agencies in Singapore and the positioning of English-speaking ‘products’
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
David Singleton, Larissa Aronin
The dynamics of micro and macro connections in today's multilingual communities
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Maria Sabate Dalmau
Ideologies on bilingualism in a rural school managing diversity: "it is very enriching, but it doesn't help the persistence of Catalan”

THU-2.03: Workshop (part 1)
Language as social practice in the globalized new economy

Monica Heller, Alexandre Duchêne
Language as social practice in the globalized new economy
Susan Gal
Communicating across institutional boundaries: Lg in the "new" political economy
Kira Hall
Language as sexual practice in a New Delhi NGO
Bonnie McElhinny, Valerie Damasco, Shirley Yeung, Angela DeOcampo, Monina Febria, Christianne Collantes, Jason Salonga
“Talk about Luck”: Coherence, Contingency, Character and Class in the Life Stories of Filipino Canadians in Toronto.
Vicky Markaki, Florence Oloff, Véronique Traverso
Intertwined spatialities in call centre interactions: a multimodal analysis of a glocal workplace

THU-3.03: Workshop (part 2)
Language as social practice in the globalized new economy


Alexandre Duchêne
Mobility, Commodity and Language Ideologies: Managing Multilingualism in an International Airport
Joan Pujolar
Language, Identity and Tourism in Minority Contexts
Michelle Daveluy
The ongoing repositioning of French and English minorities in the Canadian Navy

THU-1.04: Paper session
Digital language 1

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Sally Johnson, Clive Upton, Tommaso M. Milani
Voice, stance and expertise on the BBC Voices website
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Mahmoud Al-Khatib, Enaq Sabbah
Language choice on mobile text messages among Jordanian university students
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Tereza Spilioti
Sociability through inter-related activities: orienting to time and location in Greek text-messaging

THU-2.04: Workshop (part 1)
Interfaces between media, speech, and interaction

Jannis Androutsopoulos
Interfaces between media, speech, and interaction
Janet Spreckels
“He’s such a Harry Potter!“ – The influence of Mass Media on German adolescent girls’ interactions
Tore Kristiansen
Media, language ideology, and language use in Norway and Denmark
Jane Stuart-Smith
Understanding media influence on language: insights from stylistic variation

THU-3.04: Workshop (part 2)
Interfaces between media, speech, and interaction


Pia Quist
Media and styles in the school
Arja Piirainen-Marsh
Interweaving action in everyday and virtual worlds: animated displays as the participants' resource in collaborative game-play
Alexandra Georgakopoulou
‘London Heart or Kiss FM?’:‘Trouble’ in accounts and meta-talk of media engagements in school-based interaction
Vally Lytra
“Hey dance Turkish style”: Media engagement and identity negotiations in a London Turkish complementary school

THU-1.05: Themed Panel (part 1)
Indexicality in Interaction


10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Natalie Schilling-Estes
Style and identity in interview interactions
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Scott F. Kiesling Maeve Eberhardt
Stance and the “baptismal essentializations” of indexicality
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Mary Bucholtz
Stance and ideology in the indexicality of Mexican Spanish youth slang

THU-2.05: Themed Panel (part 2)
Indexicality in Interaction


01:45 PM - 02:15 PM
Elaine Chun
Indexical directness and conventionalization in prep stylization at a U.S. high school
02:15 PM - 02:45 PM
Nikolas Coupland
Post-industrial voice in Wales
02:45 PM - 03:15 PM
Norma Mendoza-Denton
Indexicality in variation and interaction

THU-3.05: Paper session
Interaction 1

03:45 PM - 04:15 PM
Christoph Sauer
Argumentative Practices in Documentary Films: The Linking of Verbal and Visual Arguments
04:15 PM - 04:45 PM
Snell, Julia
‘Pass us it…I need it’: a sociopragmatic account of children’s directives in two school-based communities of practice
04:45 PM - 05:15 PM
Mayouf Ali Mayouf (1), Li Wei (2)
Pejorative references as positive politeness in parents and their babies interaction and communication in Libya

THU-1.06: Themed Panel
Language policy and literacy


10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Danielle Boon
Language choices, verbal practices and literacy acquisition in the multilingual society of East Timor
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Yonas M. Asfaha
Multilingual Literacy Use and Acquisition in Linguistically Diverse Communities
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Abder El Aissati & Jeanne Kurvers
Scripts, Literacy, and Language Policy in Morocco

THU-2.06: Themed Panel (part 1)
Forms of social organization in meeting talk


01:45 PM - 02:15 PM
Helena Kangasharju
Decision making in workplace meetings
02:15 PM - 02:45 PM
Mie Femø Nielsen
Constructing leadership in meetings
02:45 PM - 03:15 PM
Jan Svennevig
Assigning work responsibilities in meetings

THU-3.06: Themed Panel (part 2)
Forms of social organization in meeting talk


03:45 PM - 04:15 PM
Mazeland, Harrie
Quoting in meetings
04:15 PM - 04:45 PM
Birte Asmuß
Story sequences in meeting talk: Identity construction and employee relations
04:45 PM - 05:15 PM
Cecilia E. Ford
The turn as a site for micro and macro structuring in a workplace meeting

THU-1.07: Paper session
Language/medical 1

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Sione Twilt
The role of the non-professional interpreter in medical conversation
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Taru Hannele Ijäs
Doctors' orientation to patients' problem presentation in primary care - Implications to overall structure of medical consultation
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Susan L Tamasi
Linguistic Accommodation in Medical Communication

THU-2.07: Workshop (part 1)
Language Use, Interaction and Representations of Health in Urban Contexts of Immigrant Health Provision


Srikant Sarangi
Six Layers of Complexity in Interpreter-Mediated Healthcare Encounters
Dimitra Krystallidou
Projection of the Self/Other in Multilingual Encounters: The Case of Hospitals in Ghent
Lola Ruiz Lozano
Managing Multilingual Diversity in Health Care Services: Examining the Role of Mediation

THU-3.07: Workshop (part 2)
Language Use, Interaction and Representations of Health in Urban Contexts of Immigrant Health Provision


Celia Roberts
Communicating Decisions with a Multilingual Patient Population
Stef Slembrouck
“Teveel suiker?” Representations of cross-cultural mediation in the case of multilingual support during diabetes treatment for immigrants in urban Flanders/Belgium.
Melissa Greer Moyer
Language Ideologies and Multilingual Practices in a Health Care Clinic in Barcelona

THU-2.08: Paper session
Bilingual Education 2

01:45 PM - 02:15 PM
Rian Aarts, Serpil Demir
Features of school language use in the input of caretakers to Turkish children in first and second language
02:15 PM - 02:45 PM
Gibson Ferguson
Complementary schools as agents for language maintenance and identity management: a study of a Yemeni school in the UK
02:45 PM - 03:15 PM
Mia Halonen
The relationship between background factors and non-native children’s proficiency test results in formal Finnish

THU-3.08: Paper session
Bilingual Education 3

03:45 PM - 04:15 PM
Amanda Mary Hilmarsson-Dunn
The impact of English on language education policy in Iceland
04:15 PM - 04:45 PM
Yahya Erramdani, Mohammadi Laghzaoui
Telling stories to young children: Developing school-register skills beyond the here-and-now
04:45 PM - 05:15 PM
Tamara van Schilt-Mol
Avoiding unintentionally difficult test items for immigrant minority students

THU-1.09: Paper session
Variation 1 (Grammar)

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Meyerhoff, Miriam, James A. Walker
On the Social Salience of Grammatical Variation: Existentials in Bequia (St Vincent & the Grenadines)
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Michol Hoffman
Ethnic Identity and Linguistic Variation in a Multicultural Context: English in Toronto
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Frans Gregersen
Bridging the gap - from Macro-macro sociolinguistic analyses to variationist analyses and beyond

THU-2.09: Paper session
Variation 2 (Grammar)

01:45 PM - 02:15 PM
Markku Johannes Filppula
In Search of 'True' Vernacular Universals
02:15 PM - 02:45 PM
Anna Borbély
Can dialect features survive as socio-stylistic variants?
02:45 PM - 03:15 PM
Celeste Rodriguez Louro
Linguistic-external forces on language change: The Preterit and the Present Perfect in Argentinian River Plate Spanish

THU-3.09: Paper session
Variation 3

03:45 PM - 04:15 PM
Sergio Francisco Romero
Dialectal homogenization and social meaning of differences: The Rise of New Dialects of Q’eqchi’
04:15 PM - 04:45 PM
Braber, Natalie
Performing Glaswegian identity/identities?
04:45 PM - 05:15 PM
Goodith White
Using small and large corpora to investigate pragmatic markers in Irish English

THU-1.10: Paper session
Code-switching 1

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Hsi-Yao Su
Cities, cultural places, and identity: Linguistic and discursive construction of regional differences in multilingual Taiwan
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
The micro-macro connections of children’s code-switch
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Maria Rosa Garrido (1), Melissa Greer Moyer (2)
Ideologies and Practices of Multilingualism in an Immigrant Support Organization: Micro-Macro Connections

THU-2.10: Paper session
Code-Switching 2

01:45 PM - 02:15 PM
Vincent A. De Rooij
Codeswitching and stereotyping on Moroccan-Dutch webforums
02:15 PM - 02:45 PM
Hearing, native signers: identity formation through code-blending of ASL and English
02:45 PM - 03:15 PM
Gardner-Chloros, Penelope
Intra-individual variation: The Cinderella of Code-switching

THU-3.10: Paper session
Code-Switching 3

03:45 PM - 04:15 PM
Pasquandrea, Sergio
Language preference as a displaying of identity: code-switching and identity negotiation during family meals in Italian-American families
04:15 PM - 04:45 PM
Kuehl, Karoline H.
Different types of contact phenomena as a way of reacting to linguistic pressure
04:45 PM - 05:15 PM
The economic value of language(s): a comparison across different European contexts

THU-1.11: Paper session
Critical Discourse Analysis

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Vasiliki Georgiou
Language as a ‘means’, a ‘topic’ and a ‘stake’: the discursive construction of Cypriot identity
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Muchnik, Malka
"Smart Bomb" and "Friendly Fire": Hidden Violence behind Words
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Fehlen, Fernand
Negotiating legitimate language competence in Luxembourg

THU-2.11: Paper session

01:45 PM - 02:15 PM
Karrebæk, Martha Sif
Recycling, socialization and formulae use in kindergarten: A longitudinal case-study
02:15 PM - 02:45 PM
Anne Elizabeth Preston
Doing ‘motivation’ in the Foreign Language classroom: Findings from the chalkface
02:45 PM - 03:15 PM
Li, Duanduan
Pragmatic Socialization in a Second Language

THU-3.11: Paper session
Discourse 1 (Bi-/Multilingualism/ -modality)

03:45 PM - 04:15 PM
Ogiermann, Eva
Some (more) insights into cross-cultural speech act realisations patterns
04:15 PM - 04:45 PM
Michalopoulou, Eleni
A framework for analysing adolescent immigrant speech beyond the micro-vs.-macro dichotomy
04:45 PM - 05:15 PM
Pulido, Laura Morgade, Marta Poveda, David
Multimodal storytelling, sign language interpreters and children’s participation in literature socialization events

THU-1.12: Paper session
Shift 1 (Maintenance)

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Jansson, Johanna Mikaela
Investigating language practices in an Old Order Amish community
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Yagmur, Kutlay & Eveline van Kooij
Language maintenance and shift patterns of Dutch immigrants in Turkey
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Hlavac, Jim
Use of Croatian across domains: language maintenance and shift amongst Croatian-speakers in Australia

THU-2.12: Paper session
Language/medical 2

01:45 PM - 02:15 PM
Ludwien Meeuwesen, Hans Harmsen
Juvenile interpreters in health care: An ethical dilemma
02:15 PM - 02:45 PM
Jakob Cromdal, Daniel Persson-Thunqvist, Karin Osvaldsson
Managing diagnostic formulations in emergency calls with children
02:45 PM - 03:15 PM
Theodore M. Way
The Public Commodification of Personal Trauma in Küba

THU-3.12: Paper session
Identity 1

03:45 PM - 04:15 PM
Miglbauer, Marlene
Constructing and presenting identities in interviews
04:15 PM - 04:45 PM
Leemann, Adrian
Intonation as an Identity Marker in Swiss-German

THU-1.13: Paper session
Youth Language 1

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Rodney Hale Jones
Rewriting the City: Discourses of Hong Kong Skateboarders
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Rusty Barrett
Towards a typology of crossing
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Paul Kerswill; 2, Arfaan Khan; 1, Eivind Torgersen;2
Multicultural London English and linguistic innovation

THU-2.13: Paper session
Youth Language 2 / Attitude

01:45 PM - 02:15 PM
Frances Giampapa
Authenticity, legitimacy and power: Discourses of Italianità and the Politics of Identities
02:15 PM - 02:45 PM
Carolyn McKinney
Language, Identity and (Subverting) Assimilation in a desegregated South African Girls’ school
02:45 PM - 03:15 PM
Robert M McKenzie
The Influence of Variety Recognition on Non-Native Attitudes towards English Speech Varieties: A Japanese Case Study

THU-3.13: Paper session
Youth Language 3

03:45 PM - 04:15 PM
Stefania Marzo
Social practice in language variation: the spread of linguistic elements in ethnolects
04:15 PM - 04:45 PM
Finn Aarsæther;2, Ingvild Nistov;3, Toril Opsahl;1, Bente Ailin Svendsen;1
Negotiation of social categories through the use of multiethnolect
04:45 PM - 05:15 PM
Jennifer Cramer, Jill Ward
From Chi-Town to the Dirty-Dirty: Regional identity markers in U.S. Hip Hop

THU-1.14: Paper session
Planning/Policy 1 (Identity)

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Mari Catrin Jones
Creation or preservation? The interplay between identity and language planning on Jersey
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Karoulla-Vrikki, Dimitra
Language planning and identity in Cyprus: The case of English
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
David Martin Block
Unpicking agency in sociolinguistic research focussing on migrants

THU-2.14: Paper session
Planning/Policy 3

01:45 PM - 02:15 PM
Brizic, Katharina
Educational Success through Language Death? New Challenges for (Linguistic) Migration Research
02:15 PM - 02:45 PM
David Cassels Johnson
Language Policy Ethnography
02:45 PM - 03:15 PM
Broeder, Peter, Plueddemann, Peter
Language and literacy for educational policy realisation

THU-3.14: Paper session
Planning/Policy 4 (Education)

03:45 PM - 04:15 PM
Peter Giffard Sercombe
The National and the Local in the Language Ecology of Multilingual Societies: the Case of the Penan in Borneo
04:15 PM - 04:45 PM
The Development of Minimum Standards on Language Education in Regional and Minority Languages
04:45 PM - 05:15 PM
Petrovic, John
Toward a Post-Liberal Theory of Language Policy

THU-1.15: Paper session
Variation 4 (Phonological)

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Manuel Diaz-Campos, Mary Carmen Ruiz-Sanchez
A usage-based account of sociophonetic variation: The case of syllable-final /r/ deletion in two Spanish varieties.
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Paul Foulkes & Gerry Docherty, Ghada Khattab Malcah Yaeger-Dror(3)
Sound judgements: perception of indexical features in children’s speech
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Chan, Yuet Hung Cecilia
Micro and macro causes of phonological variation and change: An investigation of the merging of syllable-initial /n-/ with /l-/ in Cantonse, English and Standard Mandarin by Cantonese speakers in Hong Kong

THU-2.15: Paper session
Variation 5 (Phonological)

01:45 PM - 02:15 PM
David Britain, Jennifer Clare Amos, Juliette Spurling
Yod dropping on the East Anglian periphery
02:15 PM - 02:45 PM
Carmen Llamas and Dominic Watt
Rhoticity in four Scottish/English border localities
02:45 PM - 03:15 PM
Sander van der Harst, Roeland van Hout, Hans van de Velde
Regional Variation in Standard Dutch Vowels

THU-3.15: Paper session
Variation 6 (Syntactic)

03:45 PM - 04:15 PM
Karen Patrice Corrigan, Isabelle Buchstaller, Anders Holmberg
Towards a Syntactic Atlas of Northern England: Micro and Macro Aspects of the interplay between Grammar, Geography and Gender
04:15 PM - 04:45 PM
Ramisch, Heinrich
The Northern Subject Rule and its 'northernness' - A geolinguistic perspective
04:45 PM - 05:15 PM
Schulz, Monika Edith
Past possession and past obligation in traditional British English dialects: the case of had got to

THU-1.16: Paper session
Gender 1 (Discourse)

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Koller, Veronika
Analysing collective identity in discourse: combining discourse-historical and socio-cognitive approaches
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Matthew Sung
Representing Men's and Women's Leadership Styles in Popular Culture: A Discursive Approach
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Kathryn A. Davis
Language and Gender Revisited: Exploring the Borderlands of Local and Global Praxis

THU-2.16: Paper session
Gender 2 (Identity)

01:45 PM - 02:15 PM
Jones, Lucy
Language and identity in a Lesbian Group: a Sociocultural Linguistics approach
02:15 PM - 02:45 PM
Rudwick, Stephanie Inge
_IsiHlonipho_ : gender dynamics of a South African politeness register
02:45 PM - 03:15 PM
Preece, Sian
When "posh" and "slang" collide: issues of language and gender among non-elite British Asian undergraduates

THU-3.16: Paper session
Gender 3 (Identity)

03:45 PM - 04:15 PM
Argiris Archakis, Dimitri Papazachariou
Differentiating gender and authority representations via prosodic differentiations: Evidence from Greek young women conversational narratives
04:15 PM - 04:45 PM
Attolino, Paola
And they’ll call him "Teresa": Homosexuality-related discourse in Italian pop songs.
04:45 PM - 05:15 PM
Emma Moore, Robert J. Podesva
"You wouldn't even have expected an answer, then, would you?": Exploring the stylistic function of tag questions

THU-1.17: Paper session
Globalization 1

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Elizabeth Peterson
The “invasion” of English? Variation of discourse markers in Finnish
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Darren Paffey
Globalising standard Spanish--the promotion of panhispanism in the Spanish press
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
Tarja Nikula, Sirpa Leppänen, Samu Kytölä, Päivi Pahta, Henna Jousmäki, Terhi Paakkinen, Tiina Virkkula, Heidi Koskela, Leila Kääntä, Salla Lähdesmäki, Marianne Toriseva
Uses and functions of English in Finland: a national survey

THU-1.18: Paper session
Planning/Policy 2

10:30 AM - 11:00 AM
Tadhg Ó hIfearnáin
Aligning micro and macro Irish language management: Speech community and agency in _Gaeilge 2010_
11:00 AM - 11:30 AM
Dave Sayers
(Re)defining linguistic diversity: what is being protected by language policy?
11:30 AM - 12:00 PM
F. Xavier Vila i Moreno, Vanessa Bretxa
Irrelevant limits?