Thursday, 06 January
35. Language in Social Networks
12:00 noon–1:15 p.m., Platinum Salon J, J. W. Marriott
Program arranged by the Division on Language and Society
Presiding: Jeff Porter, Univ. of Iowa
1. “‘Okay, My Rant Is Over’: The Language of Emotion in Online Discourse,” Brittany Fiorenza, Marist Coll.; Angela M. Laflen, Marist Coll.
2. “Men Behaving (Not So) Badly: Interplayer Communication in World of Warcraft,” Jennifer Kavetsky, Univ. of California, Riverside
3. “Hanging by a Thread: Experiments in Virtual Selves,” Mihaela Harper, Univ. of Rhode Island