Date: 28 September 2010
In a surprise event, organised by the Linguistic Department of Vienna and sponsored also by LAEL, Ruth was presented with a Festschrift on 28th September, at the University of Vienna, to honour her 60th birthday. The book contains 44 contributions from more than 50 scholars.
Speakers were the Vice-Rector, Heinz Engl, the Dean, Franz Roemer, Professor emer. Wolfgang Dressler, and Professor emer. Teun van Dijk.
The book was published in September 2010: Diskurs, Politik Identitat - Discourse, Politics, Identity, edited by R. de Cillia, H. Gruber, M. Krzyzanowski, and F. Menz, Stauffenburg Verlag.
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Associated staff: Ruth Wodak
Associated projects: DYLAN: Language Dynamics and Management of Diversity EU-Sixth-Framework Integrated Project (IP)
Associated departments and research centres: Language, Ideology and Power Group (LIP), Linguistics and English Language