Publications

Locher, M. A. and Messerli, T. C. (2020) ‘Translating the other: Communal TV watching of Korean TV drama’, Journal of Pragmatics. Elsevier, 170, pp. 20-36. doi: 10.1016/j.pragma.2020.07.002.   edoc | Open Access
Messerli, T. C. (2020) ‘Repetition in sitcom humour’, in Hoffmann, C. and Kirner, M. (eds) Telecinematic Stylistics. London: Bloomsbury, pp. 87-112.   
Messerli, T. C. (2020) ‘Subtitled artefacts as communication - the case of Ocean’s Eleven’s Scene 12’, Perspectives, pp. 1-13. doi: 10.1080/0907676X.2019.1704805.   
Messerli, T. C. (2020) ‘Ocean’s Eleven’s Scene 12 - Lost in Transcription’, Perspectives, pp. 1-14. doi: 10.1080/0907676X.2019.1708421.   
Messerli, T. C. (2019) ‘Subtitles and cinematic meaning-making: Interlingual subtitles as textual agents’, Multilingua. de Gruyter, 38(5), pp. 529-546. doi: 10.1515/multi-2018-0119.   edoc | Open Access
Messerli, T. C. (2019) ‘Will Ferrell (1967- )’, in Baumgartner, J. S. (ed.) American Political Humor: Masters of Satire and Their Impact on U.S. Policy and Culture. Santa Barbara, CA: ABC CLIO, pp. 519-520.   
Messerli, T. and Yu, D. (2018) ‘Multimodal construction of soccer-related humor on Twitter and Instagram’, in Askin, R., Diederich, C., and Bieri, A. (eds) The Aesthetics, Poetics, and Rhetoric of Soccer. London: Routledge (Routledge research in sport, culture and society), pp. 227-255.   edoc
Messerli, T. C. (2017) ‘Sitcom humour as ventriloquism’, Lingua. Elsevier B.V., 197, pp. 16-33. doi: 10.1016/j.lingua.2017.05.006.   edoc
Messerli, T. C. (2017) ‘Participation structure in fictional discourse: Authors, scriptwriters, audiences and characters’, in Locher, M. A. and Jucker, A. H. (eds) Pragmatics of Fiction. Berlin: De Gruyter Mouton (Handbooks of pragmatics), pp. 25-54. doi: 10.1515/9783110431094-002.   edoc | Open Access
Messerli, T. C. (2016) ‘Extradiegetic and character laughter as markers of humorous intentions in the sitcom “2 Broke Girls”’, Journal of pragmatics. Elsevier, 95, pp. 79-92. doi: 10.1016/j.pragma.2015.12.009.   edoc