Framing the Debate: A Conversation About Election Discourse with George Lakoff


Monday, October 17, 2016
06:00 PM - 07:30 PM

 

Location:
Knuth Hall, Creative Arts building
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Sponsor:
Linguistics Program/English Language and Literature Department
Contact:
English Language and Literature Department
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Phone:
(415) 338-2264

 

Why does Trump's "word salad" fail with liberals and work with conservatives? Is Clinton effectively communicating to liberals? Join George Lakoff, renowned author and linguist, in conversation with linguistics Assistant Professor Jenny Lederer for a real-time analysis of Trumpisms and Clinton-speak.

 

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