NETHRC Meeting Friday, September 30th
All sessions are in Room 209 (Visions) of the Sam Rayburn Student Center
9:30 - 12:00 Registration
10:00 – 10:30 Salvatore Attardo, TAMU - Commerce
Intentionality and irony.
10:30 - 11:00 Sergio Pizziconi, TAMU – Commerce
Language variety-based humorous effect in advertising: a proposal for
an analytical grid of linguistic and marketing variables.
11:00-2:00 Break. Lunch on your own.
(11:00-11:40 Armadillo Plenary: Kathleen McDermott).
2:00 – 2:30 Audrey Adams, TAMU - Commerce
Prosodic features during humor production in autism spectrum disorders
2:30 – 3:00 Laura Di Ferrante, TAMU - Commerce
Stereotypes and humor: a pragmatic model
3:00- 3:30 Break
3:30-5:00 Victor Raskin, Purdue University and Salvatore Attardo, TAMU - Commerce
A roundtable on the GTVH/OSTH.
Rachel Hull, Sumerya Tosun, and Jyostna Vaid, TAMU
Cognitive Basis of Humor production: an experimental inquiry
Southern Methodist Students posters
6:00 Gather for car pool to restaurant (Room 209 Visions)
6:30 Dinner @ Shumardii Restaurant, Greenville, TX
Saturday, October 1st
9:00 – 12:00 Registration
9:30 – 10:00 Owen Lynch, Southern Methodist University
Humorous Ethnography: The study of organizational culture through
10:00- 10:30 Break
10:30 – 11:00 Diana Popa, Dunarea de Jos University of Galati
Microspaces of power in imagined spaces. The case of Romania.
11:00-1:00 Lunch Break on your own
Computational humor panel: OSTH reformulations of GTVH phenomena.
1:00-1:30 Victor Raskin, Purdue University
How to calculate script opposition?
1:30-2:00 Christian Hempelmann, Riverglass Inc.
Formal Logic of the not-so-Logical Mechanism
2:00 – 2:30 Julia Taylor, Purdue University
Computational humor: what do the numbers really mean?