Dwi Noverini Djenar

List of John Benjamins publications for which Dwi Noverini Djenar plays a role.


Djenar, Dwi Noverini 2023 Referring to the self and the addressee overtly: An emerging convention in Indonesian argumentative practice?Reference: From conventions to pragmatics, Gardelle, Laure, Laurence Vincent-Durroux and Hélène Vinckel-Roisin (eds.), pp. 185–210 | Chapter
This chapter explores some ways in which referring to the self and the addressee – or interlocutor reference – by means of pronouns, kin terms or other nouns, accomplishes more than simple referring. Focusing on interlocutor reference in argumentative contexts, the study proposes that referring… read more
Ravindranath Abtahian, Maya, Abigail C. Cohn, Dwi Noverini Djenar and Rachel C. Vogel 2021 Jakarta Indonesian first-person singular pronouns: Form, function and variationVariation and change in the languages of Indonesia, Ravindranath Abtahian, Maya and Abigail C. Cohn (eds.), pp. 185–214 | Article
Jakarta Indonesian is a colloquial variety of Indonesian spoken primarily in Indonesia’s capital, where it was originally a contact variety between Betawi, the local variety of Malay, and Standard Indonesian. Like other varieties of Indonesian, Jakarta Indonesian is a language with a relatively… read more
Ewing, Michael C. and Dwi Noverini Djenar 2019 Chapter 11. Address, reference and sequentiality in Indonesian conversationThe Social Dynamics of Pronominal Systems: A comparative approach, Bouissac, Paul (ed.), pp. 253–288 | Chapter
Indonesian has an open pronoun system that provides speakers with a range of first and second person terms. Drawing on data from informal conversation, we examine second person expressions used for address and reference in sequence initiating actions in multiparty interaction. Previous work on… read more
Djenar, Dwi Noverini 2016 That’s how it is there: Place, self and others in Indonesian narrativeNarrative in ‘societies of intimates’, Stirling, Lesley, Jennifer Green, Tania Strahan and Susan Douglas (eds.), pp. 402–429 | Article
Recent sociolinguistic research on narrative has underlined the understanding of place as being both spatially defined and socially constituted through shared experience as well as contestation. Drawing on studies on the philosophy of place and the ‘small stories’ perspective, this study… read more
Djenar, Dwi Noverini 2015 chapter 10. Pronouns and sociospatial ordering in conversation and fictionThe Pragmatics of Personal Pronouns, Gardelle, Laure and Sandrine Sorlin (eds.), pp. 195–214 | Article
This study examines the use of Indonesian pronoun sets aku ‘I’ – kamu ‘you’ and gua/gue ‘I’ – (e)lu/(e)lo ‘you’ in conversation and teen fiction to show the extent to which social meanings are typified through multiple modes of communication. Based on findings from previous studies on conversation… read more
Djenar, Dwi Noverini 2006 Patterns and Variation of address terms in Colloquial IndonesianAddress from a World Perspective, Kretzenbacher, Heinz L., Catrin Norrby and Jane Warren (eds.), pp. 22.1–22.16 | Article