ICA 2020 Highlights: LSI

This weekend I was able to virtually attend the International Communication Association’s 2020 conference. I also presented two papers for the LSI division, which I will share more about in my next post. For now I want to cover some highlights from other presentations I watched. ICA logo courtesy of icahdq.org ICA has over 30 … Continue reading ICA 2020 Highlights: LSI

Examples of LSI Research

After my last post, you may still be wondering what Language and Social Interaction (LSI) research really looks like. So now I’m going to offer you some of my favorite examples of published LSI studies. I organize each example according to common questions that distinguish different types of LSI research. What topics are explored? The … Continue reading Examples of LSI Research

Fighting Failure in Academia

I spent the last few months preparing for my comprehensive exams and wrote several posts here about what I was learning. I felt prepared when the day came. Though the process of writing 30 pages in two days was stressful, I made it through and was proud of what I accomplished. Then it came time … Continue reading Fighting Failure in Academia