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Monday, December 11, 2017 — 9:45 AM to 7:00 PM EST

The program for the 13th annual Germanic & Slavic Studies Conference has been announced!

Conference Program

Part I: Who Are You to Talk to Me Like That?

Chair: Alexander Sullivan

9:45-11:00

  • Welcome (Jana Köpcke, Barbara Schmenk, Alexander Sullivan)
  • Laughter and Identity Display in Everyday Group Conversations (Jonas Heintz)
  • Laughter in Family Interaction (Konrad Gaerdes)

Coffee Break

11:00-11:30

Part II: Red Carpet and Beyond

Chair: Jana Köpcke

​11:30-1:00

  • Anatomy of an Evil Laugh - Studying Character through Transcription, Scene Analysis, and Measurement of Laughter Particles (Nicole Orminski)
  • Die Rolle der Nuss und warum der Nussknacker ein Nussknacker ist (Sabrina Wuttke)
  • A Theory of Indigenization: Wim Wender's Der Scharlachrote Buchstabe (Rebekka Corneil)

Lunch

1:00-2:00

Part III: Einmal um die Welt

Chair: Barbara Schmenk

​2:00-3:30

  • Laughter in a Student-Led Classroom - A Conversation Analytic Study of Multi-Party Institutional Interaction (Sara Marsh)
  • Bobby Bär, meet Bobby Bear: The British Origins of an Austrian Comic Strip in the 1920s (Paul Malone)
  • Adapting, Covering and Re-Mixing Lorelei's Song (Elizabeth Milne)

Post-Conference Reception and Buffet

5:00-7:00

@ the Grad House

Program Committee

Jana Köpcke

​Alexander Sullivan

Barbara Schmenk

Cost 
Admission is free and all are welcome
Location 
HH - J.G. Hagey Hall of the Humanities
Room 373
200 University Avenue West
Waterloo, ON N2L 3G1
Canada

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