Authors: Perkins, S.


The bespoke discourse analysis web application / tool (which is located at: has been created to track usage of the ‘woke’ keyword. The project has a cognitive linguistics impetus; seeking to characterise the common expression socio-culturally, in terms of Erving Goffman's 'frame elements' (1974) as a marker of symbolic interaction and social-conservative identity production and expression.

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