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Name: Elisabeth  Birk
Institution: Rheinische-Westfälische Technische Hochschule Aachen
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Homepage: http://www.isk.rwth-aachen.de/ebirk.html
State and/or Country: Germany   
Linguistic Field(s): Linguistic Theories
Philosophy of Language
Writing Systems
Discipline of Linguistics
Subject Language(s): German
Selected Publications: ''Keine Figuren mehr'? Die Funktion von Metaphern und Beispielen in Ferdinand de Saussures Notes.' In: Scientia Poetica 9 (2005), p. 86-113. (with Mareike Buss)
''Today is going to be the longest day of my life': A Narratological Analysis of 24.' In: Gaby Allrath und Marion Gymnich (Eds., 2005): Narrative Strategies in Television Series. Houndmills, Basingstoke/New York: Palgrave Macmillan, p. 47-61. (with Hanne Birk)
'Was ist phonologische Bewußtheit? Schrifttheoretische Analyse einer psychologischen Fragestellung.' In: Hans-Werner Huneke (Ed., 2005): Geschriebene Sprache. Strukturen, Erwerb, didaktische Modellbildungen. Heidelberg: Mattes, p. 53-72. (with Sonja Häffner)
Translation: Ferdinand de Saussure (2003): Wissenschaft der Sprache. Neue Texte aus dem Nachlaß. Herausgegeben und mit einem Nachwort versehen von Ludwig Jäger. Übersetzt und textkritisch bearbeitet von Elisabeth Birk und Mareike Buss. Frankfurt: Suhrkamp.
Courses Taught: Courses on Goodman, Media Theory, Theory of Writing, Barthes, Orality and Literacy, Saussure, Writing and Memory, Jakobson and Foucault
Reviewer of: Diagrammatology (LL Issue 19.3648)



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