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    LangRhet Statistics Workshop: Wednesday, 3/27

    by  • March 19, 2019 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    The Language and Rhetorical Studies Group presents: Statistics in the Humanities and Social Sciences Workshop  Date: Wednesday, March 27 Time: 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Location: Angell Hall 3154 Please kindly RSVP here. Light refreshments will be served. Have you ever thought about using statistics in your own research? LangRhet invites you to a...

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    Upcoming LangRhet Panels on Speaking and Engaging with Publics: Wednesday, January 23 and Friday, February 1

    by  • January 18, 2019 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    The Language and Rhetorical Studies Group invites you to two upcoming events on speaking to audiences outside of the academy and engaging with publics through pedagogy: Panel and Workshop on Speaking with Publics Featuring Professors Anne Curzan and Susan Dynarski (University of Michigan) When: Wednesday, January 23, 5 pm Where: Angell 3154 Please kindly...

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    You’re Invited: Roundtable on Translating between Academic and Public Readers (12/14)

    by  • November 21, 2018 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    The Language and Rhetorical Studies Group invites you to an event and discussion featuring Associate Professor of English Dr. Melanie Yergeau:   Translating between Academic and Public Readers A Roundtable Discussion   Friday, December 14, 10:00 am – 12:00 pm Angell 3184 Please kindly RSVP here. Bagels and coffee will be served.   We...

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    Invitation: Join the LangRhet Steering Committee!

    by  • August 11, 2018 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    Are you interested in language and rhetoric? Do you want to help plan new and interesting events for people with many interests, from many fields? The Language and Rhetorical Studies Group (LangRhet) is seeking new members for our Steering Committee starting this summer. We hope you’ll consider joining us! LangRhet is long-running Rackham Interdisciplinary...

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    2018 Summer Book Groups: Deadline Extended

    by  • May 8, 2018 • Events • 0 Comments

    Hello friends! We have decided to extend the deadline for Summer Book Groups to Wednesday, May 16. Decisions for groups will be made immediately thereafter. We buy the book; you provide the camaraderie and endless insights into an academic work you’ve always wanted to (and know you should) read. This year, we will sponsor 3-4 groups of 3-4 people...

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    2018 Summer Book Groups

    by  • May 2, 2018 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    Apologies for the belated post, but we wanted to remind everyone that Language and Rhetorical Rhetorical Studies is again delighted to sponsor summer reading groups! We buy the book; you provide the camaraderie and endless insights into an academic work you’ve always wanted to (and know you should) read. This year, we will sponsor 3-4 groups of 3-4 people and...

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    You’re Invited: Talk with Beth Davila

    by  • January 25, 2018 • Uncategorized • 0 Comments

    LSA and LangRhet invite you to a talk with Beth Davila, Assistant Professor of Rhetoric and Writing at the University of New Mexico. The talk, titled “Perpetually Foreign, Perpetually Inferior: Racial Microaggressions and Linguistic Othering,” will take place Thursday, February 22 from 4:00-6:00 pm in 3512 Haven. We hope to see you there! Summary: Racial...

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