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Join us for this talk by Daniel N. Silva (Universidade Estadual de Campinas, Brazil) and Jerry Won Lee (University of California, Irvine) in which they present their new book Language as Hope

Date and Time:

08 March 2024

5pm-6:30pm (CET/UCT+1 Time Zone)

Location: Hybrid Event

In person at the Centre of Discourse Studies (Plaça del Bonsuccés, 7, entresuelo 6, 08001 Barcelona) and online (Zoom)

Language: English 

This is a free event, but registration is required:

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Daniel N. Silva teaches applied linguistics at Universidade Estadual de Campinas in Brazil. He researches language, politics, violence and hope in Rio de Janeiro favelas. His work problematizes the mediatization of violence in Brazil by looking at alternative communicable models as empirical loci of resistance.

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Jerry Won Lee is Professor in the Department of English at the University of California, Irvine. His last book, Locating Translingualism (Cambridge UP), is the winner of the 2024 American Association for Applied Linguistics Book Award.

Language as Hope is available in hardback and Open Access: 

Hardback copies will also be available for purchase following the talk. 

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