Thanks to all who came for making the 2015 LISO Conference such a great success!
Information about the 2017 LISO Conference will become available in the second half of 2016.
21st Annual Conference on Language, Interaction, and Social Organization (LISO)
Theme: “Studying Interaction, Advancing Social Justice: Identities, Ideologies, and Inequalities”
Saturday and Sunday, May 30-31, 2015
University of California, Santa Barbara
McCune Conference Room - Humanities and Social Sciences Building (HSSB) 6020
Featured Plenary Speakers:
Peter Eglin, Sociology, Wilfrid Laurier University
Norma Mendoza-Denton, Anthropology, UCLA
Jonathan Rosa, Anthropology, University of Massachusetts Amherst
Language, Interaction and Social Organization
Graduate Student Association
at the University of California, Santa Barbara
The Center for Language, Interaction, and Culture
at the University of California, Los Angeles
The LISO conference promotes interdisciplinary research and discussion in the analysis of naturally occurring human interaction. Papers will be presented by national and international scholars on a variety of topics in the study of language, interaction, and culture. The papers primarily employ analysis of naturally occurring data drawing from methodologies that include conversation analysis, discourse analysis, ethnographic methods, ethnomethodology, interactional linguistics, and interactional sociolinguistics.