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Bardovi-Harlig, Kathleen. 2015. Disinvitations: You’re not invited to my birthday party. Journal of Pragmatics 75 : 92–110.
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This paper discusses first- and second-order analyses of the speech act of naturally occurring, authentic disinvitations. First-order discussions feature disinvitations as highly unwelcome, and advice postings incite would-be disinviters to waive the act. For all that, the meeting of certain speech community norms permits disinvitations to be executed fittingly with ample relational work.