# John W. DuBois

## John W. DuBois

UC Santa Barbara
Jack is one of the foremost experts on the role of stance in language, and how it flows and changes even within the same conversations. Stance is the position we take relative to external things, and particularly how we align ourselves with respect to others in doing so. Stance is central to language, and is one of the most important components of the approach we will take with Hypothes.is.
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