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Niemelä, Maarit. 2010. The reporting space in conversational storytelling: Orchestrating all semiotic channels for taking a stance. Journal of Pragmatics 42 (12) : 3258–3270.
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This study on reported speech in conversational storytelling, focuses on the link between the lexico-syntactic and the embodied characteristics of enactments in stance taking, contributing to previous research the notion of reporting space, a frame for possible active multimodal involvement by all participants in the stance-taking activity.