Marta Dynel is a Polish linguist and associate professor at Łódź University, Poland. She is known for her works on pragmatics[1][2] and is the editor-in-chief of the journal Lingua.[3]

Marta Dynel
Academic background
Alma materUniversity of Łódź (PhD)
ThesisPragmalinguistic Analysis of Conversational Humour in English (2006)
Academic work
Disciplinelinguistics
Sub-disciplinepragmatics, discourse analysis
InstitutionsUniversity of Łódź, Vilnius Gediminas Technical University
Websitehttp://martadynel.com/

CareerEdit

She received her MA (2004) and PhD (2006) from Łódź University. Her MA thesis was on the pragmatics of compliments and her doctoral dissertation was devoted to the pragmatics of conversational humour. Dynel is associate professor in the Department of Pragmatics in the Institute of English at the University of Łódź and teaches courses in practical English, pragmatics and humour.[4]

BooksEdit

  • Irony, Deception and Humour: Seeking the Truth about Overt and Covert Untruthfulness. Mouton Series in Pragmatics. Mouton de Gruyter. 2018
  • Humorous Garden-Paths: A Pragmatic-Cognitive Study. Newcastle: Cambridge Scholars Publishing. 2009

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Hilton, Nanette Rasband (2021). "Review of Irony, Deception and Humour: Seeking the Truth about Overt and Covert Untruthfulness; Irony in Language Use and Communication, Angeliki Athanasiadou, Herbert L. Colston". Pacific Coast Philology. 55 (2): 246–250. doi:10.5325/pacicoasphil.55.2.0246. ISSN 0078-7469.
  2. ^ Hilton, Nanette Rasband (2020). "Irony, Deception and Humour: Seeking the Truth about Overt and Covert Untruthfulness by Marta Dynel, and: Irony in Language Use and Communication ed. by Angeliki Athanasiadou and Herbert L. Colston (review)". Pacific Coast Philology. 55 (2): 246–250. ISSN 2326-067X.
  3. ^ "Lingua".
  4. ^ Dynel, Marta (2009). "Beyond a Joke: Types of Conversational Humour". Language and Linguistics Compass. 3 (5): 1284–1299. doi:10.1111/j.1749-818X.2009.00152.x. ISSN 1749-818X.

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