Events in English Language and Applied Linguistics

How persuasive is corporate discourse? An experiment testing the effectiveness of trust-building strategies in companies' texts.

How persuasive is corporate discourse? An experiment testing the effectiveness of trust-building strategies in companies' texts.
Date
28/11/2017
Description
Matteo Fuoli (Birmingham) and Chris Hart (Lancaster University) delivers this English Language research seminar.

CLiC Dickens Day

CLiC Dickens Day
Date
01/12/2017
Description
Free event to celebrate the conclusion of the CLiC Dickens project

CLiC Dickens Evening

CLiC Dickens Evening
Date
01/12/2017
Description
As part of the CLiC end-of-project celebration, we are organising a dramatic Dickens reading on 1 December. Actor Simon Vaughan performs Dickens's own sensational reading from Oliver Twist, first performed in 1868. Admission is free (including drinks reception).

Corpus Linguistics Summer School 2018

Corpus Linguistics Summer School 2018
Date
25 - 29/06/2018
Description
The summer school is open to undergraduate, postgraduate, and doctoral students, as well as researchers who want to improve their skills to apply corpus methods in their own research.
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