ICDC's Discourse Research Group (DRG) was established in 2005. For sic years the group brought together academics from AUT and other Universities to discuss and share information about Discourse Analysis.
DRG also had links with the Faculty of Arts at the University of Auckland to create the Auckland Group for Critical Discourse Analysis (AGCDA).
AGCDA provided a dynamic forum where academics and non-academics alike discussed the meanings, practice, complexities and significance of engaging with critical discourse.
Its committee members included:
The inaugural meeting held on 24 March 2011 at the University of Auckland featured three presentations that focused on different aspects, meanings and practices of critical discourse analysis:
For those interested in discourse analysis the following compilation of quotes and references provides a useful starting point: What is Discourse Analysis? (49KB) .
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