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Download conference program and book of abstracts

Below you can download the program and the book of abstracts for the fourth Rhetoric in Society Conference:

Please note that the program is preliminary and still subject to change. Also note that you will be given paper copies of both the program and the book of abstracts when you register, so you do not have to print them in advance.

If you have any comments or questions concerning the program or the book of abstracts, please do not hesitate to contact the organizing committee at RiS4@hum.ku.dk.

Program overview

Tuesday, January 15

16:45 – 19:00: Welcome reception and registration at the Copenhagen Town Hall. Words of welcome by Mr Mogens Lykketoft, Speaker (Chairman) of the Danish Parliament, former Cabinet Member.

Wednesday, January 16

08:30 – 09:15: Registration (cont’d)
09:15 – 09:30: Welcome
09:30 – 11:00: Keynote address (David Zarefsky)
11:00 – 11:30: Coffee
11:30 – 13:00: Block 1 (with parallel sessions)
13:00 – 14:00: Lunch
14:00 – 15:30: Block 2 (with parallel sessions)
15:30 – 16:00: Coffee
16:00 – 17:30: Block 3 (with parallel sessions)
17:30 – 18:30: Reception (sponsored by the publishing house Samfundslitteratur)

Thursday, January 17

09:15 – 10:45: Block 4 (with parallel sessions)
10:45 – 11:00: Coffee
11:00 – 12:30: Keynote address (Peter Dahlgren)
12:30 – 13:30: Lunch
13:30 – 15:00: Block 5 (with parallel sessions)
15:00 – 15:15: Coffee
15:15 – 16:45: Block 6 (with parallel sessions)
16:45 – 17:30: Special presentation by Nadja Pass
19:30 – 23:00: Conference dinner       

Friday, January 18

09:15 – 10:45: Keynote address (Karen Tracy)
10:45 – 11:00: Coffee
11:00 – 12:30: Block 7 (with parallel sessions)
12:30 – 13:30: Lunch
13:30 – 15:00: Block 8 (with parallel sessions)
15:00 – 15:15: Coffee
15:15 – 16:15: RSE founding meeting
16:15 – 17:30: Farewell reception