Seminar Series: Language & Neoliberal Governmentality

15th July 2022

This seminar was organized by the Research Center on Multilingualism, Discourse and Communication (MIRCo) at Universidad Autónoma de Madrid and UCL Center of Applied Linguistics at University College London Institute of Education. It aimed to continue the conversation on neoliberalism, power and changing conditions of language that Luisa and Alfonso intended to spark with the publication of Language and Neoliberal Governmentality (Routledge, Language, Society and Political Economy, 2019).

Three sessions were organized in the spring of 2022. The first one discussed Power and Securitization, the second one revold around Language in Society, and the third session dealt with Capitalism and Neoliberalism. See the full program of this seminar in Past events.

Session 1 – Power and Securitization

Session – Language in Society