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Michael Alexander Kirkwood Halliday was born on April 13, 1925, and died on April 15, 2018. He was an English-born linguist. He was the founder of the internationally influential systemic functional linguistic model of language. Halliday’s grammatical descriptions go by the name of systemic functional grammar (SFG). Halliday describes language as a semiotic system, “not ..

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Veljko Rus was born on 8 December 1929 in Visnja Gora near Ljubljana, Slovenia and died on 26 February 2018. He was a Slovenian sociologist, writer and academic. He was born into a well known upper-middle-class family. Veljko’s father, Josip, was a left-liberal political activist, leader of the Sokol movement in the Drava Banovina, and ..

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Sylvie Merzeau and commonly called Louise Merzeau, was born on November 8, 1963 and died on July 15, 2017. He was a French academic, university professor at the Paris Nanterre University (specializing on communication studies) and a photographer. He was a trustee of Wikimedia France between 2015 – 2017. Sylvie Merzeau passed away at 53 ..

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Anne Dufourmantelle was born on March 20, 1964 and died on July 21, 2017. She was a French philosopher and psychoanalyst. Anne’s philosophical work focused on risk taking, which she argued was essential, saying that ​​”absolute security – like ‘zero risk’ – is a fantasy” and that “[R]eal danger must be faced in order to ..

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