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|Full Title:||7th Inter-Varietal Applied Corpus Studies Conference|
|Short Title:||IVACS 2014|
|Location:||Newcastle, United Kingdom|
|Start Date:||19-Jun-2014 - 21-Jun-2014|
|Meeting Email:||click here to access email|
|Meeting Description:||The aim of the conference is to continue the success of the previous six IVACS conferences held at the Universities of Limerick (2002, 2008), Belfast, (2004), and Nottingham (2006), Edinburgh (2010) and Leeds (2012). The theme of the conference is intended to draw our attention to some of the challenges and opportunities which Corpus Linguistics has encountered, continues to encounter and may well encounter in the future. It is hoped that the conference will offer a snapshot of the various perspectives which corpus linguistics provides within and beyond the field of applied linguistics.
Confirmed Keynote Speakers:
Michael McCarthy, University of Nottingham
Ronald Carter, University of Nottingham
Brona Murphy, University of Edinburgh
Dawn Knight, Newcastle University
Tony McEnery, Lancaster University
Andrew Wilson, Lancaster University
Registration for this conference is not currently live. Please check the site again at a later date for more information on how to register. We promise, however, a memorable social programme which will include our conference dinner at St James Park, home of Newcastle United Football Club and an evening drinks reception at Northern Stage.
Conference fee: £200 per delegate, £85 for students. This fee includes conference registration, 3-course conference dinner, wine reception, lunch and refreshments.
|Linguistic Subfield:||Text/Corpus Linguistics|
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