List of Speakers & Presentation Titles


PD Dr. Eric Anchimbe (University of Bayreuth)

Naming Food across Languages: Creation and Translation of Food Items in Multilingual Cameroon


Prof. Dr. Markus Bieswanger (University of Bayreuth)

The Local and the Global in Airline Food


Prof. Dr. Karin Birkner (University of Bayreuth)

Multimodal Coordination of Eating and Speaking. A Conversation-Analytic Study of Meals using Eye-Tracking Data


Prof. Dr. Stefan Diemer & Marie-Louise Brunner (University of Applied Sciences in Birkenfeld)

‘Tell Me about Food and I Tell You Who You Are’ – Identity Negotiation in Traditional and Computer-Mediated Food Discourses


Prof. Dr. Delia Chiaro (University of Bologna)

A Rich Sauce of Comedy


Jana Declercq (Ghent University)

Food, Health and (Social) Media Identities: How Journalists and Online Audiences Talk about a TV Show on Food and Nutrition


Prof. Dr. Martina Drescher (University of Bayreuth)

The Moral Taste of Food. A Discourse Analysis of Social Media Discussions About Vegetarianism and Veganism


Dr. Cornelia Gerhardt (Saarland University)

The Construction of Veganism in Vegan Food Blogs


Dr. Theresa Heyd (University of Greifswald)

Craft Beer and Linguistic Life-style Emblematization: Evidence from Center and Periphery


PD Dr. Jakob Leimgruber (University of Basel)

Naming Practices in the Linguistic Landscape of Singapore’s Hawker Food Centres


Gwynne Mapes (University of Bern)

Between Rough and Refined: Omnivorous Consumption and ‘Palatable Elitism’ in Mediatized Food Discourse


Prof. Dr. Susanne Mühleisen (University of Bayreuth)

Formality and Informality in Cooking Shows: Paula Deen and the Creation of the Southern Family Host


Adrian Roßner (University of Bayreuth)

Schnitz and Bagela - Food and its Role in the Upper Franconian Dialect


Dr. Sofia Rüdiger (University of Bayreuth)

Dinner for One: The Use of Language in Eating Shows on YouTube


Dr. Britta Schneider (FU Berlin)

‘It’s all about Quality!’ - Constructing Transnational Elite Culture Through Coffee

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