The First Croatian International conference on Rhetoric (in honor of Ivo Skaric) will be held April 19th – 22nd 2012 on the island of Brac (Postira) in Croatia. Scholars working in the field of rhetoric and neighboring disciplines are invited to submit.
Abstracts should be submitted no later than 15th January 2012 by email to email@example.com. Following a peer review process, notifications of acceptance will be sent by 15th February 2012.
Abstracts should be written in Croatian or English and should not exceed 500 words, excluding author details (name and affiliation) and references. Abstracts should include a description of the research, aim and method and the most important results. Conference papers will be published in the Proceedings.
Conference Themes include, but are not limited to:
- Argumentation and Law
- History of Rhetoric
- Rhetoric and Philosophy
- Media Rhetoric
- Rhetoric of Political Discourse
- Rhetoric of Religious Discourse
- Rhetoric of Scientific Discourse
- Rhetoric in Education
- Argumentation Theory
More information can be found at the conference website: http://www.ffzg.unizg.hr/dis/
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An ANNIVERSARY CONFERENCE to celebrate
25 years of the Discourse and Rhetoric Group
10 years of the Culture and Media Analysis Research Group
March 21st-23rd 2012
Call for individual papers
Please submit your Abstract via Loughborough University’s Conference Administration page: http://www-staff.lboro.ac.uk/~ssca1/DCconf2012/DC2012home.html
We encourage submissions that engage with empirical and theoretical topics in communication studies, discourse analysis, conversation analysis, media studies, social interaction, or cultural studies. Preference will be given to papers that address in original ways the promises and challenges or research in any of these (inter)disciplinary areas.
Abstracts should be up to 350 words in length and written in English. Only one abstract as single / first author will be accepted from any one individual.
Deadline for Abstracts: 1st November, 2011
Looking forward to meeting you in Loughborough!
Dr. Sabina Mihelj
Senior Lecturer in Communication and Media Studies
BSc Communication and Media Studies Programme Director
Department of Social Sciences
LE11 3TU Loughborough
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