LINGUIST List 27.838

Mon Feb 15 2016

Confs: Text/Corpus Linguistics/UK

Editor for this issue: Anna White <awhitelinguistlist.org>


Date: 15-Feb-2016
From: Charlotte Taylor <charlotte.taylorsussex.ac.uk>
Subject: Doing Corpus Linguistics with Large and Small Corpora
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Doing Corpus Linguistics with Large and Small Corpora
Short Title: #cls11


Date: 27-Feb-2016 - 27-Feb-2016
Location: University of Sussex, United Kingdom
Contact: Charlotte Taylor
Contact Email: < click here to access email >
Meeting URL: https://www.facebook.com/CorpusLinguisticsInTheSouth/

Linguistic Field(s): Text/Corpus Linguistics

Meeting Description:

In the Corpus Linguistics in the South tradition, this will be a free event but places are limited and allocated on a first-come, first-served basis. Please contact charlotte.taylorsussex.co.uk if you would like to attend.

Doing corpus linguistics with large and small corpora: keeping both the corpus and the linguistics components meaningful
University of Sussex, 27 February 2016

Following the Corpus Linguistics in the South tradition, this will be a free event but places are limited and allocated on a first-come first-served basis. Please contact charlotte.taylorsussex.ac.uk if you are interested in attending.

Program:

Doing corpus linguistics with large and small corpora: keeping both the corpus and the linguistics components meaningful
University of Sussex, 27 February 2016


10.00 Welcome & coffee

Discourse
10.15
Size in CDA: exploring the representation of immigrants across the discourse practices of the UK Administration
Pascual Pérez-Paredes (Cambridge)

10.45
The GENTEXT Project: Doing corpus- assisted discourse analysis research on gender and social inequalities in written media
Sergio Maruenda Bataller (València)

11.15
Some challenges when analysing a Census Corpus
Lee Oakley (Birmingham)

11.45 Coffee break

Words & Forms
12.15
Investigating changes in structures and collocations, from a treebank to a megacorpus
Jill Bowie & Sean Wallis (UCL)

12.45
Taming the beast: getting to grips with a mega corpus
Chris Turner (Coventry)

13.15
Lunch & Poster Session

New Directions
14.15
How to use a nanocorpus. Enriching corpora of interpreting
Camille Collard & Bart Defrancq (Ghent)

14.45
Capturing the Zoo: a system for downloading, preparing, and managing corpus data from online forums
Claudia Viggiano & John Williams (Portsmouth)

15.15
How small corpora paradoxically uncovered the next quark in corpus studies
Bill Louw (Coventry & Zimbabwe)

15.45
Panel discussion: keeping both corpus & linguistics meaningful

16.00
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