|GRS 2016 Conference on "Construction of Global Discourse System"|
| 4.11.2015 |
|Time:||22-25 September 2016|
|Place:||Hubei University of Technology, Shiyan City, Hubei, China|
|Theme:||Construction of Global Discourse System: Strategic Countermeasures for Global Cultural Communication and Integration|
Deadline for submitting proposals: 30 December 2015.
with The Global Discourse Society, The Global Rhetoric Society is
organizing the "First Biennial Conference of the Global Discourse
Society & The International Academic Symposium" in Hubei, China in
the autumn of 2016.
The overall theme of the conference is
“Construction of Global Discourse System: Strategic Countermeasures for
Global Cultural Communication and Integration” and the organizers invite papers on
the following sub-themes:
the Call for Papers, the organizers says that aim of the conference is
"to promote the theoretical innovation and construction of the newly
developed interdisciplinary subject -- discourseology". This is done to
further improve "the research and construction of both national and
international discourse system"; "the integration and
communication between interrelated subjects such as, linguistics,
communications, journalism, rhetoric, etc."; and "international
academic communication and cooperation".
- Studies on global discourse system
- Studies on construction of national discourse system
- Studies on specific domain and professional discourse
- Studies on global rhetoric
- Studies on media civilization and discourse civilization
For more information, download the Call for Papers here or visit the GRS website (Chinese).