Farzad Karimzad

List of John Benjamins publications for which Farzad Karimzad plays a role.


Karimzad, Farzad and Lydia Catedral 2022 Chronotopic resolution, embodied subjectivity, and collective learning: A sociolinguistic theory of survivalChronotopes and the COVID-19 Pandemic, De Fina, Anna and Sabina M. Perrino (eds.), pp. 189–217
In our contribution to this special issue on “Chronotopes & the COVID-19 Pandemic”, we discuss the complexities of human survival and its dependence on collective learning. We argue that collective learning – and thus survival – is a sociolinguistic phenomenon and lay out a fractal system in… read more | Article
Terkourafi, Marina, Lydia Catedral, Iftikhar Haider, Farzad Karimzad, Jeriel Melgares, Cristina Mostacero-Pinilla, Julie Nelson and Benjamin Weissman 2018 Uncivil Twitter: A sociopragmatic analysisJournal of Language Aggression and Conflict 6:1, pp. 26–57
Using four tweets by Steven Salaita about the Israeli-Palestinian conflict that resulted in the retraction of his academic job offer in September 2014 as our case study, we investigate the role of Twitter in the shaping and reception of the controversial messages. Our analysis combines Gricean… read more | Article