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Re: [xmca] Linguistic Anthropology and hostility to the study of language?

Looks to be marvelous from the quotes, Christine. thanks.
The url is missing the 2011.mv4 part at the end and when you add it, the
download time for me is estimated at almost 3 hours. gulp!!

On Fri, Sep 9, 2011 at 1:18 PM, christine schweighart <
schweighartgate@hotmail.com> wrote:

> Hello Greg,
> I interject mostly to post a link to part of a recording I made  of Elinor,
> using Real Player. I had to change the format to iTunes m4v as I have
> limited free web space and this produced a smaller file.
> ( take care to allow a space between the ISCAR and the 2011 - I know I
> should have changed the filename - it doesn't always email well)
> http://www.cschweighart.webspace.virginmedia.com/ISCAR 2011.m4v
> I found many gems in this and loved the conclusion of Elinor's petition,
> very timely too
>  a couple of quotes:
>  “Utterance
> meaning cannot always be treated as a holistic proposition, rather meaning
> is
> evolving over time as an emergent experience. Nor is utterance meaning
> simply
> the sum of different points in utterance time. The meaning of any
> utterance, or
> text, transcends its momentary parts and we have yet to have a proper grasp
> of
> how we might analyse it.”
> and:
> “ A transcript and a translation clunks an utterance
> down in its entirety, but we know that this representation belies the
> temporal
> experience of ordinary meaning-making in which feelings may build and
> diminish,
> thoughts may be initiated and withdrawn, repetitions may  involve poetic
> qualities and the sounds of one’s
> own and others’ intonations, voice qualities and , or alternatively one’s
> own
> or other interlocutors silences feed back into the living experience of
> enacted
> language.”
>  These are a must for all those Discourse Analysis Research Methods courses
> proliferating in the market out there that students are subjected to...
>  Regards, Christine
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