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LINGUIST List 18.1150

Mon Apr 16 2007

FYI: Calendar of Genre-related Events

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        1.    Marina Santini, Calendar of Genre-related Events



Message 1: Calendar of Genre-related Events
Date: 16-Apr-2007
From: Marina Santini <santiniminwind.it>
Subject: Calendar of Genre-related Events


Preliminary Call for Interest in Participation

Several genre-related events will take place during this summer and autumn.

1) A Birds-of-a-feather meeting is scheduled within ACL/EACL 2007 in Prague
on 27 June (date to be confirmed)

2) The Colloquium ''Towards a Reference Corpus of Web Genres'' will be held
in conjunction with the ''Corpus Linguistics 2007'' conference in
Birmingham (UK) on the 27 July 2007. The Colloquium website is:
http://corpus.leeds.ac.uk/serge/webgenres/

3) The Workshop ''Towards Genre-Enabled Search Engines: The Impact of NLP''
will be held in conjunction with RANLP-2007, in Borovets, Bulgaria on the
30 September 2007. The workshop website is: http://www.sics.se/use/genre-ws/

4) The Panel ''Towards the Use of Genre to Improve Search in Digital
Libraries: Where Do We Go from Here?'' will be held within ASIST 2007, in
October (date to be confirmed) in Wisconsin (USA).

Please email Marina Santini (MarinaSantini.MSgmail.com) if you have any
further queries about these events.

Linguistic Field(s): Text/Corpus Linguistics


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