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'Migrants should learn English' - who could object?

'Migrants should learn English' - who could object?
Description
Read the latest blog post by Professor Susan Hunston in 'Language in the News'.
Date:
06/01/2017

Professor Susan Hunston, OBE for services to Higher Education and Applied Linguistics

Professor Susan Hunston, OBE for services to Higher Education and Applied Linguistics
Description
We are delighted to announce that Professor Susan Hunston has been awarded an OBE for services to Higher Education and Applied Linguistics.
Date:
05/01/2017

Beihang University visiting the Centre for Corpus Research

Beihang University visiting the Centre for Corpus Research
Description
A delegation from Beihang University is visiting the Centre for Corpus Research on 13 and 14 December to explore opportunities for collaboration.
Date:
14/12/2016

Paul Thompson invited speaker at the University of Stirling

Paul Thompson invited speaker at the University of Stirling
Description
Paul Thompson is an invited speaker at a one day British Academy funded event on the theme 'Researching, teaching and learning English for Academic Purposes (EAP): Perspectives from Corpus Linguistics (CL)'
Date:
09/12/2016

Michaela Mahlberg at the Hay Festival

Michaela Mahlberg at the Hay Festival
Description
Professor Michaela Mahlberg, interviewed at the Hay Festival, talks about Corpus Linguistics as a method of quickly surveying word usage in texts and illustrates how we can use it to analyse Dickens.
Date:
29/11/2016

Paul Thompson to give a lecture and seminar in Prague

Paul Thompson to give a lecture and seminar in Prague
Description
Paul Thompson is in Prague this week (1-3 November) to give a lecture and seminar as an invited speaker on a funded project 'Using Language Corpora: An Introduction', run by Dr Marketa Mala.
Date:
02/11/2016

Dr Maristella Gatto visiting the Centre for Corpus Research

Dr Maristella Gatto visiting the Centre for Corpus Research
Description
Dr Maristella Gatto, Assistant Professor of English at the University of Bari (Italy), will be visiting CCR from 31 October to 4 November 2016.
Date:
31/10/2016

Language for Specific Purposes conference

Language for Specific Purposes conference
Description
Paul Thompson has been invited to give a plenary lecture at the Language for Specific Purposes conference (LSP2017) in Bergen on 28-30 June 2017.
Date:
06/10/2016

The 9th International Corpus Linguistics Conference - Call for papers, posters and panels

The 9th International Corpus Linguistics Conference - Call for papers, posters and panels
Description
The 9th International Corpus Linguistics Conference will take place in the week of 24 - 28 July 2017 at the University of Birmingham.
Date:
30/09/2016

Using corpus-based methods to support multidisciplinary research

Using corpus-based methods to support multidisciplinary research
Description
Paul Thompson is an invited speaker at a one-day seminar on 'Using corpus-based methods to support multidisciplinary research' at the University of Hertfordfshire on Monday 27 June.
Date:
27/06/2016
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