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Symposium: “Communicating in and about Sports”

16th and 17th of May 2024,
Paris 8 University, France

Join the “Communicating in and about Sports” symposium on May 16-17, 2024, at Paris 8 University, in anticipation of the 2024 Paris Olympic and Paralympic Games. Some of the themes that the symposium will cover include:
• Sports communication
• Discourse analysis and genres
• Sport metaphors
• Sports in literature and popular culture
• Didactics aspects in teaching English for sports
• Sports history and collective memories
• Sport management
The conference is sponsored by ERUA (European Reform University Alliance), Université Paris 8 and the TransCrit Research Lab.

Registration is open to all participants, with no conference fees. If you find the topics interesting, please register no later than the 10th of May, 2024 by sending message to the organizers:
• Gwen Le Cor:
• Marie-Pierre Jouannaud:
• Margaux Coutherut:

Conference venues:
May 16, 2024 Musée d’art et d’histoire Paul Eluard
May 17, 2024 Maison de la Recherche, Université Paris 8


Join us for an enriching exploration of communication in the realm of sports. We look forward to welcoming you to Paris 8!


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