METADISCOURSE ACROSS GENRES:
IN SPOKEN & WRITTEN DISCOURSES
IMPORTANT UPDATE (01.12.2020): The MAG conference was meant to take place at Universitat Jaume on 27 and 28 May 2021, but since it is difficult to predict what the situation will be like and taking into account the safety and health of the participants, the Organising Committee has decided to host MAG2021 as an Online Conference.
UPDATE on Proposal Acceptances (02.03.2021): The Organizing Committee has started sending out the results of the reviewing process in the form of Straight Acceptances (when reviewers agree) and Provisional Acceptances (when the proposals are subject to a revision as required by the reviewers). The authors are suggested to check their easychair accounts and/or emails to update their proposals if requested.
UPDATE on Registration (06.03.2021):The Organizing Committee is setting up a link for international participants to register via their credit/debit cards by the accounting service at Universitat Jaume I de Castelló. Early registration will be between 15 March-19 April 2021 (straight closure). Late registration will follow accordingly between 20 April-15 May 2021.
***Please note that the accepted proposals will NOT appear on the conference programme (to be released early may) unless registration is completed.
UPDATE on Early Bird Registration (17.03.2021): The Organizing Committee has set up a payment platform for our participants to register through the Universitat Jaume I de Castelló. The IT service is now adding information regarding MAG2021.
***Please note that the accepted proposals will NOT appear on the conference programme (to be released early May) unless registration is completed.
We are once again pleased to announce that 3rd Metadiscourse Across Genres Conference (MAG2021) will be held at Universitat Jaume I de Castelló (Spain) between 27-28 May 2021 with the participation of key figures in the field as plenary speakers and participants. The conference aims to bring together scholars, researchers and professionals from different disciplinary backgrounds, especially those interested language (academic & non-academic) and communication research in both traditional and digital genres, L2 teaching and related areas.
The following PLENARY SPEAKERS have been confirmed:
● Prof. John Flowerdew (Lancaster University, United Kingdom)
● Prof. Rosa Lorés Sanz (University of Zaragoza, Spain)
● Prof. Paul Thompson (University of Birmingham, United Kingdom)
MAG2021 organizing committee invites contributions related but not limited to the following specific topics:
1. Tools for analysing Metadiscourse
2. Intra/Inter/Cross-Cultural Metadiscourse in (digital) academic texts
3. Intra/Inter/Cross-Cultural Metadiscourse in (digital) non-academic texts
4. Recent Theories and perspectives about Metadiscourse
5. Cross-disciplinary and cross genre Metadiscourse analysis of spoken and written discourses
6. Other (please specify)
Note: Papers related to other areas of Metadiscourse will also be considered.
MAG2021 Organizing committee
Bellés-Fortuño, Begoña (Chair of MAG 2021)
Bellés-Calvera, Lucía (Co-Chair of MAG 2021)
D’Angelo, Larissa (Chair of MAG 2019)
Akbas, Erdem (Co-chair of MAG 2017)
Hatipoğlu, Çiler (Co-chair of MAG 2017)
Navarro i Ferrando, Ignasi
Girón García, Carolina
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