clac 14/ 2003


Universidade de Vigo


November 12-14, 2003



Deadline for submission of abstracts: June 15th, 2003.


This conference, which continues the theme initiated by the first one in Lisbon in 2001, welcomes papers from a variety of disciplines such as linguistics, discourse analysis, marketing, sociology, psychology, e-commerce, economics, management, etc. such as:


Business discourse

Language and organizational change

Customer-server communication

Advertising discourse

Communication in organizations

New techologies in business communication

Multilingual enterprises

Organitational discourse and power

Bureaucratic discourse

Strategic discourse in organizations

Discoursive practices in public institutions

Economic discourse

Management, control and discourse

Discourse and organitational inequalities


Plenary Speakers


Norman Fairclough

Cynthia Hardy

Eija Ventola



Submission Guidelines

Presentations will be 20 minutes in length followed by a 10-minute discussion period.

Submission and abstracts should contain:


1. A cover sheet containing

The title of the paper

The author's name, affiliation, mailing address, e-mail, fax & phone number

A list of equipment for presentation (subject tavailability)

2. Four copies of a one-page abstract

3. A hard copy with an electronic version of the abstract in Rich Text Format. Only PC-compatible diskettes, please. Only copies sent by post will be considered (not e-mail or fax, please).


Important deadlines

June 15th, 2003: Last day of submission of abstract

July 15th, 2003 : Notification of acceptance

September 15th, 2003: Program available


Languages for the papers

English, Galician and Spanish


Address for submission

Proposals for papers should be sent no later than June 15th, 2003 to:


Fernand Ramallo

Second International Conference on Discourse, Communication and Enterprise


Facultade de Filoloxía e Traducción

Universidade de Vigo

Campus As Lagoas-Marcosende, s/n

E-36200-VIGO (Spain)


© Círculo de Lingüística Aplicada a la Comunicación 14, mayo 2003. ISSN 1576-4737.


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