Proceedings of the 2018 International Seminar on Education Research and Social Science (ISERSS 2018)

A Brief Analysis of the Main Female Character’s Growth from the Perspective of Turn - Taking Thelma in “Thelma and Louise” as an Example

Authors
Min Yang, Danye Dong, Lirui Duan
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Min Yang
Available Online July 2018.
DOI
https://doi.org/10.2991/iserss-18.2018.98How to use a DOI?
Keywords
“Thelma and Louise”, Thelma, turn-taking, growth
Abstract
As a social interaction among people, conversation is a necessity for everyday life; furthermore, it is of vital importance to a vivid reflection of a character in literature works. Turn-taking is one of the main aspects in analyzing a conversation, in which participants engage in a talk by taking turns. This essay tries to study four conversations between the main female character Thelma and other characters in the movie “Thelma and Louise” from the perspective of turn-taking system in CA, intending to find out what Thelma’s character originally is and how she grows afterwards.
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