Billy Clark

Associate Professor in English Language and Linguistics


Middlesex University

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  1. Clark, Billy (2009) The place near the thing where we went that time: an inferential approach to pragmatic stylistics. Topics in Linguistics, 3 . pp. 4-11. ISSN 1337-7590
  2. Clark, Billy (2011) Recent developments in relevance theory. In: The pragmatics reader. Grundy, Peter and Archer, Dawn, eds. Routledge, London, UK, pp. 129-137. ISBN 9780415546591 (hbk) ; 978-0415546607 (pbk)
  3. Clark, Billy and Owtram, Nicola (2012) Imagined inference: helping writers to think like readers. In: Pedagogical stylistics: current trends in language, literature and ELT. Burke, Michael and Czabo, Szilvia and Week, Lara and Zerkowitz, Judit, eds. Advances in Stylistics . Continuum, London, UK, pp. 126-141. ISBN 9781441140104 (hbk) ; 9781441123121 (ebook:epub) ; 9781441159878 (ebook:pdf)
  4. Clark, Billy (2012) Beginning with 'One More Thing': pragmatics and editorial intervention in the work of Raymond Carver. Journal of Literary Semantics, 41 (2). pp. 155-173. ISSN 0341-7638
  5. Clark, Billy and Trousdale, Graeme (2012) The language detective: a course for young linguists. Language and Linguistics Compass, 6 (8). pp. 506-516. ISSN 1749-818X
  6. Clark, Billy (2012) The relevance of tones: prosodic meanings in utterance interpretation and in relevance theory. The Linguistic Review, 29 (4). pp. 643-661. ISSN 1613-3676
  7. Clark, Billy (2013) Procedures and prosody: understanding weak communication. In: Beyond Words: Content, Context and Inference. Liedtke, Frank and Schulze, Cornelia, eds. Mouton Series in Pragmatics (15). Mouton de Gruyter, Berlin, pp. 151-182. ISBN 9781614513865
  8. Clark, Billy (2014) Stylistics and relevance theory. In: The Routledge Handbook of Stylistics. Burke, Michael, ed. Routledge Handbooks in English Language Studies . Routledge, London, pp. 155-174. ISBN 9780415527903
  9. Clark, Billy (2014) Pragmatics and inference. In: Cambridge Handbook of Stylistics. Stockwell, Peter and Whiteley, Sara, eds. Cambridge Handbooks in Language and Linguistics . Cambridge University Press, Cambridge, pp. 300-314. ISBN 9781107028876
  10. Chapman, Siobhan and Clark, Billy, eds. (2014) Pragmatic literary stylistics. Palgrave Studies in Pragmatics, Language and Cognition . Palgrave Macmillan, Basingstoke. ISBN 9781137023254