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Dr Matteo Fuoli to give plenary at international conference on Languaging Diversity

Dr Matteo Fuoli to give plenary at international conference on Languaging Diversity

Description
Birmingham corpus linguist will speak about 'How persuasive is persuasive discourse? Using experimental methods to assess reader response empirically'.
Date:
Thursday 8 August 2019
'How to write a female villain' creative writing competition winners visit campus

'How to write a female villain' creative writing competition winners visit campus

Description
The three winners of the GLARE competition visited campus today, where Pro-Vice Chancellor Professor Michael Whitby, presented them with a certificate and a set of signed books by author Robin Stevens.
Date:
Friday 5 July 2019
Look closer: insight and impact in corpus analysis of discourse

Look closer: insight and impact in corpus analysis of discourse

Description
Professor Paul Baker (Lancaster) delivered the 2019 Sinclair Lecture.
Date:
Tuesday 25 June 2019
Free online course - Introduction to Linguistics starting 1st July 2019

Free online course - Introduction to Linguistics starting 1st July 2019

Description
Starting 1 July - You'll get an introduction to the main approaches used in linguistic research, including linguistic experiments and discourse analysis.
Date:
Friday 21 June 2019
University of Birmingham makes splash at Hay

University of Birmingham makes splash at Hay

Description
Literature festival invites academics to speak on the art of political rhetoric, storytelling, 19th century literature and wetland archaeology.
Date:
Wednesday 5 June 2019
Corpus linguistics and the digital humanities: Looking at fictional and real speech

Corpus linguistics and the digital humanities: Looking at fictional and real speech

Description
Professor Michaela Mahlberg and Viola Wiegand from the CLiC Project will be giving a talk as part of the Aston University's Centre for Critical Inquiry into Society and Culture (CCISC) seminar series on 30 April 2019.
Date:
Tuesday 9 April 2019
United Kingdom Linguistics Olympiad

United Kingdom Linguistics Olympiad

Description
Round two hosted by the Department of English Language and Linguistics, including a mini-olympiad for local schools.
Date:
Friday 22 March 2019
CLiC 2.0 release

CLiC 2.0 release

Description
We are releasing the brand-new version 2.0 of the CLiC web app with a refreshed look, many new features and additional texts. As part of the upgrade, the CLiC server will be down on Thursday 7 March.
Date:
Tuesday 5 March 2019
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