2014 seminar


2 – 4 JULY 2014

Auberge de Jeunesse, Brest, France


Wednesday 2 July / mercredi 2 juillet

Welcome : Joanna

Angela Smith, University of Sunderland, UK Flirtation, desire and desperation: the shameless persuasive strategies of Antiques Road Trip

Trudy Haarman, University of Bolognq, IT MasterChef: cooking competition across cultures

Mats Ekström, University of Gothenburg, SW Medical authority and ordinary expertise: In-house doctors talk in Swedish public service television 1983-2013

Äsa Kroon : Örebrö University, SW World Cup Web TV


Thursday 3 July / jeudi 3 juillet

Andrew Tolson, Leicester, DMU, UK “God Help Us”: Forms of expertise in football punditry.

Jan Chovanec, Masaryk University, Brno, CZ Broadcasting oneself: Staging authenticity in YouTube viral videos

Goran Eriksson, Örebrö Universit, SW Making sense of televised cooking instructions

Alison Duguid, University of Siena, IT The Public Accounts Committee: dialogistic positioning and face threatening acts in public.

Marianna Patrona, Hellenic Academy, Athens, GR ‘Citizen Talk – Authoritative Talk: Citizens as Experts in a Greek Political Audience Discussion Program

Nuria Lorenzo Dus, Swansea University, UK Influential emotions in post-talk talk: Citizens debating the living / minimum wage on Twitter

Espen Ytreberg, University of Oslo, NO Simultaneity in media event history

Friday 4th July / vendredi 4 juillet

Argyro Kantara, Cardiff University, UK When journalists laugh: neutralism and adversarialness in pre-election interviews

Joanna Thornborrow, UBO Brest, FR Doing expertise : Evaluation and quantification in the scoring discourse of reality television competition shows

Closing discussion