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Discourse Communities
Reflect on your  Autoethnography <ul><li>What is the most important or useful thing you learned about your writing process...
<ul><li>Let’s review the six characteristics of a discourse community (as defined by Swales). </li></ul>
Goals
Intercommunication
Participation
Genres
Lexis
Expertise
Let’s play  “Is it a discourse  community?” <ul><li>Goals </li></ul><ul><li>Intercommunication </li></ul><ul><li>Participa...
A soccer team <ul><li>Goals </li></ul><ul><li>Intercommunication </li></ul><ul><li>Participation </li></ul><ul><li>Genres ...
A sorority/fraternity <ul><li>Goals </li></ul><ul><li>Intercommunication </li></ul><ul><li>Participation </li></ul><ul><li...
UCF <ul><li>Goals </li></ul><ul><li>Intercommunication </li></ul><ul><li>Participation </li></ul><ul><li>Genres  </li></ul...
Publix employees <ul><li>Goals </li></ul><ul><li>Intercommunication </li></ul><ul><li>Participation </li></ul><ul><li>Genr...
Hong Kong Study Circle <ul><li>Goals </li></ul><ul><li>Intercommunication </li></ul><ul><li>Participation </li></ul><ul><l...
Republican voters <ul><li>Goals </li></ul><ul><li>Intercommunication </li></ul><ul><li>Participation </li></ul><ul><li>Gen...
College Democrats at UCF <ul><li>Goals </li></ul><ul><li>Intercommunication </li></ul><ul><li>Participation </li></ul><ul>...
Composition Scholars <ul><li>Goals </li></ul><ul><li>Intercommunication </li></ul><ul><li>Participation </li></ul><ul><li>...
Occupants of Nike dorms <ul><li>Goals </li></ul><ul><li>Intercommunication </li></ul><ul><li>Participation </li></ul><ul><...
Our class <ul><li>Goals </li></ul><ul><li>Intercommunication </li></ul><ul><li>Participation </li></ul><ul><li>Genres  </l...
Genre Analysis: The Language of TV shows <ul><li>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w536Alnon24 </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.t...
Discussion <ul><li>Swales argues that it is possible to participate in a discourse community without being assimilated in ...
Discussion <ul><li>Consider a time when you participated in a discourse community but resisted it or were not assimilated ...
Discussion <ul><li>Do you understand anything differently about your own writing experiences after reading Swales’s descri...
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  1. 1. Discourse Communities
  2. 2. Reflect on your Autoethnography <ul><li>What is the most important or useful thing you learned about your writing process? </li></ul><ul><li>How will you use this knowledge to your advantage for the rest of the semester? For the rest of your college career? Later in life? </li></ul>
  3. 3. <ul><li>Let’s review the six characteristics of a discourse community (as defined by Swales). </li></ul>
  4. 4. Goals
  5. 5. Intercommunication
  6. 6. Participation
  7. 7. Genres
  8. 8. Lexis
  9. 9. Expertise
  10. 10. Let’s play “Is it a discourse community?” <ul><li>Goals </li></ul><ul><li>Intercommunication </li></ul><ul><li>Participation </li></ul><ul><li>Genres </li></ul><ul><li>Lexis </li></ul><ul><li>Expertise </li></ul>
  11. 11. A soccer team <ul><li>Goals </li></ul><ul><li>Intercommunication </li></ul><ul><li>Participation </li></ul><ul><li>Genres </li></ul><ul><li>Lexis </li></ul><ul><li>Expertise </li></ul>
  12. 12. A sorority/fraternity <ul><li>Goals </li></ul><ul><li>Intercommunication </li></ul><ul><li>Participation </li></ul><ul><li>Genres </li></ul><ul><li>Lexis </li></ul><ul><li>Expertise </li></ul>
  13. 13. UCF <ul><li>Goals </li></ul><ul><li>Intercommunication </li></ul><ul><li>Participation </li></ul><ul><li>Genres </li></ul><ul><li>Lexis </li></ul><ul><li>Expertise </li></ul>
  14. 14. Publix employees <ul><li>Goals </li></ul><ul><li>Intercommunication </li></ul><ul><li>Participation </li></ul><ul><li>Genres </li></ul><ul><li>Lexis </li></ul><ul><li>Expertise </li></ul>
  15. 15. Hong Kong Study Circle <ul><li>Goals </li></ul><ul><li>Intercommunication </li></ul><ul><li>Participation </li></ul><ul><li>Genres </li></ul><ul><li>Lexis </li></ul><ul><li>Expertise </li></ul>
  16. 16. Republican voters <ul><li>Goals </li></ul><ul><li>Intercommunication </li></ul><ul><li>Participation </li></ul><ul><li>Genres </li></ul><ul><li>Lexis </li></ul><ul><li>Expertise </li></ul>
  17. 17. College Democrats at UCF <ul><li>Goals </li></ul><ul><li>Intercommunication </li></ul><ul><li>Participation </li></ul><ul><li>Genres </li></ul><ul><li>Lexis </li></ul><ul><li>Expertise </li></ul>
  18. 18. Composition Scholars <ul><li>Goals </li></ul><ul><li>Intercommunication </li></ul><ul><li>Participation </li></ul><ul><li>Genres </li></ul><ul><li>Lexis </li></ul><ul><li>Expertise </li></ul>
  19. 19. Occupants of Nike dorms <ul><li>Goals </li></ul><ul><li>Intercommunication </li></ul><ul><li>Participation </li></ul><ul><li>Genres </li></ul><ul><li>Lexis </li></ul><ul><li>Expertise </li></ul>
  20. 20. Our class <ul><li>Goals </li></ul><ul><li>Intercommunication </li></ul><ul><li>Participation </li></ul><ul><li>Genres </li></ul><ul><li>Lexis </li></ul><ul><li>Expertise </li></ul>
  21. 21. Genre Analysis: The Language of TV shows <ul><li>http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=w536Alnon24 </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.thisamericanlife.org/radio-archives/episode/389/frenemies </li></ul><ul><ul><li>(~23 minutes) </li></ul></ul><ul><li>In groups of 3-4, choose a TV show you are all familiar with. What are some unique ways in which language works on that show? Think about: </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Common phrases </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Show-specific vocabulary </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Recurring jokes </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Patterns in plot, show format </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Target audience, purpose </li></ul></ul><ul><li>Is it a discourse community? </li></ul>
  22. 22. Discussion <ul><li>Swales argues that it is possible to participate in a discourse community without being assimilated in it. What does this mean? </li></ul>
  23. 23. Discussion <ul><li>Consider a time when you participated in a discourse community but resisted it or were not assimilated into it. What happened? </li></ul>
  24. 24. Discussion <ul><li>Do you understand anything differently about your own writing experiences after reading Swales’s description of how discourse communities work? If so, consider a way that this understanding can help you navigate discourse communities in the future. </li></ul>
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