Trying again: resuscitating ‘lost’ talk in everyday conversation – John Local & Paul Drew

John Local describes some ways of trying again, which is to say when a turn has not received any proper uptake how a speaker may attempt to resuscitate that talk.

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Candy Goodwin

In this episode, Yumei Gan (Chinese University of Hong Kong) interviews Marjorie Harness (Candy) Goodwin, distinguished research professor in the Department of Anthropology at UCLA. Candy is a linguistic anthropologist, whose research deals with “the embodied language practices human beings use to construct in concert with each other the social, cultural and cognitive worlds they inhabit”. In this interview, Yumei and Candy talk about Candy’s early data sessions with Gail Jefferson, Charles Goodwin, and Erving Goffman, as well as data collection and analytic interests.

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Mardi Kidwell

Welcome to the State of Talk podcast, brought to you by the International Society for Conversation Analysis. In this episode, Saul Albert (Loughborough University) conducts a data session with Professor Mardi Kidwell. Professor Kidwell is chair of the department of communication at the University of New Hampshire. Her research deals with all aspects of embodied communication and has centred on studies of police–citizen communication and children’s communication. Her contributions to fundamental conversation analytic work have focused on gaze, facial and bodily orientations, mutual attentiveness and availability, and the overall coordination of practical meaning in interaction.

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Anne Warfield Rawls

Welcome to the State of Talk podcast. For this episode Elliott Hoey interviews Prof. Anne Warfield Rawls, Professor of Sociology at Bentlee University and Research Professor of Socio-informatics at the University of Siegen. We got to talk to Anne about a new and incredibly timely and important anthology of papers she put together with Waverly Duck and Kevin Whitehead called Black Lives Matter: Ethnomethodological and Conversation Analytic Studies of Race and Systemic Racism in Everyday Interaction.

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A Data Session with Leelo Keevallik

Welcome back to the State of Talk podcast. For this second episode Dr Emily Hofstetter talks to Prof. Leelo Keevalik about a piece of video data involving a syntactic-bodily unit used in a collaborative completion by a teacher and a student in a partner dance class.

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Rod Gardner

Welcome to the kick-start of the State of Talk podcast. For this first episode we interview Prof Rod Gardner. We got to talk about some of the history of CA in Australia, some of the fascinating multi-modal work their team is doing in remote Australia and a return to ‘mmm’.

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