A new anthology of articles on discourse and crisis has recently been published:
Rycker, Antoon De & Don, Zuraidah Mohd, Eds. (2013). Discourse and Crisis: Critical Perspectives. Amsterdam: John Benjamins.
Also, a very interesting new book examines critically our prevalent understandings and uses of ‘crisis’ ( and by extension ‘transition’):
CALL FOR CHAPTERS – BOOK PROJECT “New Perspectives on Discourse and Governmentality”
EDITORIAL TEAM Paul McIlvenny Julia Zhukova Klausen Laura Bang Lindegaardat the Centre for Discourses in Transition (C-DiT), Aalborg University CALL FOR CONTRIBUTIONS
We seek contributions for an edited book of empirical studies that illustrate new perspectives on governmentality from the point of [...]
An International Summer School on Discourse, Practice and Social Justice
Dates: 19th – 24th August, 2013
Web site: http://www.dexus.aau.dk
Location: Centre for Discourses in Transition (C-DiT)
Aalborg University, Aalborg, Denmark
Rodney Jones, City University of Hong Kong Sarah Pink, RMIT University, Australia/Loughborough University, UK William Housley, Cardiff University, Wales
This is a pre-announcement of an upcoming joint seminar and workshop entitled “Living in Transition: New Directions in Governmentality Studies in Relation to Health, Climate Change, Mobility and Transnationality” that will be organised by C-DiT and the Interdisciplinary Health Research (IHR) group at AAU.
IHR and C-DiT have found a common interest in exploring the [...]
There are many interesting articles in the Social Movements journal on the Occupy! movement and its antecedents.
Costanza-Chock, Sasha (2012). “Mic Check! Media Cultures and the Occupy Movement.” Social Movement Studies.
[Source: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14742837.2012.710746] Halvorsen, Sam (2012). “Beyond the Network? Occupy London and the Global Movement.” Social Movement Studies.
[Source: http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/14742837.2012.708835] Pickerill, [...]
A recent article published in the Environment & Planning A journal:
Brown, Gavin, Kraftl, Peter, Pickerill, Jenny & Upton, Caroline (2012). “Holding the Future Together: Towards a Theorisation of the Spaces and Times of Transition.” Environment and Planning A 44(7): 1607-1623.
A new book has been published by Nordic Academic Press: http://www.nordicacademicpress.com/bok/tracking-discourses/
The blurb says:
“Discourse Theory (DT) and Critical Discourse Analysis (CDA) are theoretical traditions that have gained intense research interest in recent decades. Both are concerned with critical studies of politics, identity, and social change with a focus on issues of power and [...]
The fourth international conference Critical Approaches to Discourse Analysis across Disciplines (CADAAD) will take place at the University of Minho in Braga, Portugal, 4-6 July 2012.
CADAAD conferences are intended to promote current directions and new developments in cross-disciplinary critical discourse research. We welcome papers dealing with any contemporary social, scientific, political, economic, or professional [...]
“Crisis 2: Communicating Crisis in an Age of Complexity”
6-8 October 2011 in Aarhus, Denmark***
The conference “Crisis 2: Communicating Crisis in an Age of Complexity” organized by the Centre for Corporate Communication at
Aarhus University in Denmark has now got the ECREA Temporary Working Group on Crisis Communication as partner. The participants
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