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Closing Plenary - June 26 - Graham Smart

Graham Smart is an Associate Professor in Linguistics and Language Studies at Carleton University, Ottawa, Canada.  He has published research on writing in both professional and academic settings, including Writing the Economy: Activity, Genre and Technology in the World of Banking, an ethnographic study of the discourse practices and collaborative knowledge-making of economists at Canada’s central bank. His current research focuses on the discourses and argumentation produced by various social actors in the debate over global climate change. 

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