Language, Gender & Sexuality

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Panel chaired by Federica Formato (@genderedform).

A Corpus-based Study of Discursive Representation of LGBT Identities and Movement in the Bangkok Post ★

Duangkamol Chuaikun & Raksangob Wijitsopon Chulalongkorn University

[long paper]

[paper removed at authors’ request]

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A Study of the Concept of ‘Menopause’ in Thai society

Prapaipan Phingchim Chulongkorn University

[short paper]

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‘Black or gay or Jewish or whatever’: A diachronic corpus-based discourse analysis of how the UK’s LGBTQI population came to be represented as secular, cisgender, gay, white and male ★

Mark Wilkinson Lancaster University

m.wilkinson7@lancaster.ac.uk
@MarkJoseph_82

[long paper]

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Body Parts as Means of Enacting Agency in Transgender Fiction ★

Eloisa Lillywhite University of Sussex

E.Lillywhite@sussex.ac.uk

[short paper]

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Czech broadsheets discourse about female politicians in comparison with male politicians

Adrian ZasinaCharles University

adrian.zasina@ff.cuni.cz
https://ucnk.ff.cuni.cz/en/institute/people/adrian-jan-zasina-2/

[long paper]

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Looking or not looking for? A corpus-assisted analysis on discriminative and homonormative language used by British and Italian men having sex with men (MSM) in personal ads in “PlanetRomeo” dating app ★

Federico ZaupaUniversity of Modena and Reggio Emilia

federico.zaupa@unimore.it

[short paper]

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Same-sex marriage, gay marriage, or equal marriage? Exclusion or inclusion by premodification in a corpus of 21st century UK press reports

Laura L. Paterson The Open University
Mark McGlashan Birmingham City University

Mark.McGlashan@bcu.ac.uk
@Mark_McGlashan
http://www.MarkMcGlashan.org

[long paper]

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Synergies between Corpus Linguistics and Ludolinguistics: Using Corpora to Explore the Representation of Gender in Videogames.

Frazer Heritage Lancaster University

[long paper]

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Towards a Dictionary of Polish Political Discourse 2015-2019

Sonia Kropiowska European Master in Lexicography

sonia.kropiowska@gmail.com
@SKropiowska

[long paper]

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Transgressive Pleasures: Identity and desire in the discursive construction of gender-nonconforming characters in porn

Alon Lishinsky Oxford Brookes University
Kat Gupta – University of Roehampton

alon@lischinsky.net
@alischinsky

kat@mixosaurus.co.uk
@mixosaurus

[long paper]

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What’s love got to do with it? Gender accommodation versus flirting in teenagers’ online conversations

Lisa Hilte, Reinhild Vandekerckhove & Walter Daelemans –
CLiPS research center / University of Antwerp

Lisa.Hilte@uantwerpen.be
https://www.uantwerpen.be/nl/personeel/lisa-hilte

Reinhild.Vandekerckhove@uantwerpen.be
https://www.uantwerpen.be/nl/personeel/reinhild-vandekerckhove

[short paper]

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“You can tell he’s a baddy just by looking at him!” Appearance and identity in children’s literature

Sally HuntUniversity of Reading

[long paper]