• Invitation: Join the LangRhet Steering Committee!

    by  • August 11, 2018 • 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 • 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 • 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 • 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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    Thank You!

    by  • October 29, 2017 • 0 Comments

    The 2017 LangRhet Conference was a great success! We would like to thank all of our keynote speakers, panelists, and presenters for sharing their insightful and engaging work. We would also like to thank our audience members for attending! If you have any additional questions, concerns, or feedback about the conference, please contact the...

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    LangRhet Opening Reception 2017

    by  • September 11, 2017 • 0 Comments

    Language and Rhetorical Studies invites you to attend our annual opening reception! Date: Friday, September 29 Time: 6:00 pm Location: The home of Dr. Anne Curzan Want to connect with others interested in language, rhetoric, and related topics? Then come out to our opening reception and mingle with other Michigan students and faculty! This is your first chance to...

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    2017 Conference: Meet Our Keynote Speakers!

    by  • August 11, 2017 • 0 Comments

    Thank you to all of the people who submitted proposals for our 2017 conference! We look forward to hearing your presentations. In the meantime, we invite you to get to know our keynote speakers and check out what they have been working on recently. For more information on our conference, please check out the...

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    LangRhet Dissertation Workshop: Molly Parsons

    by  • April 4, 2017 • 0 Comments

    Join us for a dissertation workshop with  Molly Parsons PhD candidate in English and Education Who is the Writer in the Center?: Identity, Difference, and Safety Work in Writing Center Consultation  Wednesday, April 12, 1:30-3:30 p.m. Angell Hall 3154 RSVP with this URL: https://goo.gl/forms/EWv92PFOSK7W7Ef13 A copy of the chapter will be e-mailed to attendees. Light refreshments will be served!...

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    Demystifying Academic Publishing: A Roundtable Discussion

    by  • March 16, 2017 • 0 Comments

     LangRhet invites you to a roundtable discussion about academic publishing. Featuring: Andries Coetzee, Associate Professor, Associate Chair, and Director of Graduate Studies, Linguistics, University of Michigan David Gold, Associate Professor of English, Women’s Studies, and Education, English Language & Literature, University of Michigan Michael Schoenfeldt, John R. Knott, Jr. Collegiate Professor of English, English...

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