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Conference Information

Full Title: English Linguistics and Corpora: Research Issues and Language Teaching Innovations

Location: Créteil, France
Start Date: 08-Apr-2015 - 10-Apr-2015
Contact: Lucie Gournay
Meeting Email: click here to access email
Meeting Description: Location: Université Paris-Est Créteil (Metro line 8, station «Créteil-Université»)

This Conference is intended as a gathering for corpus linguists working on any aspect of the English language and concerned with corpora issues. The main issues that this conference aims at debating are:

- The use and reliability of a corpus in the hypothesis-building process
- The use of corpora in linguistics courses or in language courses
- How corpora can advance research into the diversity of “Englishes” and the question of norms.

Keynote speaker: Pr. Mark Davies, Brigham Young University (BYU)

Organizing committee: Lionel Dufaye (UPEM, ALAES), Lucie Gournay (UPEC), Philip Miller (Université Paris Diderot, ALAES).
Linguistic Subfield: Applied Linguistics; General Linguistics; Language Acquisition; Sociolinguistics; Text/Corpus Linguistics
Subject Language: English
LL Issue: 25.1811

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