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2011 Annual Meeting

San Francisco, CA

Meeting Begins11/19/2011
Meeting Ends11/22/2011

Call for Papers Opens: 1/25/2011
Call for Papers Closes: 3/4/2011

Requirements for Participation

Speech and Talk in the Ancient Mediterranean World

Program Unit Type: Consultation
Accepting Papers? Yes

Call For Papers: This consultation invites papers about speech practices and discourse about speech. Of special interest are the ways that gender, status, and ethnicity figure in discussions of speech, and the way that social realities are revealed—and shaped—by discourse about how to talk. Treatments of specific ways of talking (e.g. gossip, loquacity) as well as more theoretical analyses of speech are welcomed.

Program Unit Chairs

Jeremy F. Hultin
Marianne Bjelland Kartzow

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