Manuel Jobert

List of John Benjamins publications for which Manuel Jobert plays a role.


The Pragmatics of Irony and Banter

Edited by Manuel Jobert and Sandrine Sorlin

[Linguistic Approaches to Literature, 30] 2018. vi, 221 pp.
Subjects Discourse studies | Pragmatics | Theoretical literature & literary studies


Jobert, Manuel and Sandrine Sorlin 2018 Chapter 1. Introduction: The intricacies of irony and banterThe Pragmatics of Irony and Banter, Jobert, Manuel and Sandrine Sorlin (eds.), pp. 1–19 | Chapter
This introductory chapter starts with a brief presentation of what triggered our interest in the joint study of irony and banter. We then delve into the theoretical intricacies of these two discursive practices. We review the major theoretical frameworks that have contributed to our understanding… read more