43rd ELC research seminar (online)

We are pleased to announce the 43rd ELC Research Seminar (online). Details follow here:

  • Date and time: Tuesday, 7th November 2023, 5:00 – 6:30 pm (CET), via Microsoft Teams.
  • Speaker: Dr. Marisa Díez Arroyo (University of Oviedo)
  • Title of talk: «The pragmatics of advertising»
  • Convenor: Prof. Dr. Ignacio Palacios Martínez

Registration is free but required [deadline: 06/11/2023; 12:30 pm (CET)]. The registration form can be found at: https://forms.office.com/e/pn6Hy5193W 

Upon registration, a link will be sent to registered attendees a few days ahead of the seminar. Certificates will be issued upon request. 

ELC seminars are intended for members of staff and MA and PhD students at Departments of English and, more generally, for anyone interested in linguistics.

Brief profile of the invited speaker:
Marísa Díez Arroyo is Senior Lecturer of English at the University of Oviedo and member of the LINGUO research group. Her research interests include topics related to pragmatics, discourse analysis and the language of advertising. She has published extensively in national and international journals such as LINGUA, Journal of Pragmatics, Pragmatics, Terminology, Atlantis, Ibérica, RESLA, Miscelánea, etc. She is also the author of the book Retórica del mensaje publicitario, published in 1998 by the University of Oviedo. Dr. Díez Arroyo is also a regular speaker in national and international conferences.