[Corpora-List] Last chance to register: free online event on Corpus linguistics - Lancaster University

Brezina, Vaclav v.brezina at lancaster.ac.uk
Wed Nov 10 13:29:43 CET 2021

Dear all, There is a last chance to register for our free online event on Corpus linguistics. As part of the event, we will be releasing written British National Corpus 2014 via a brand new software tool #LancsBox X.

* Short lectures on British English by international experts in the field

* Corpora in language learning

* How to build large general corpora?

* New data: Written British National Corpus 2014

* New software: #LancsBox X - support for large corpora and XML

Register now for free: http://cass.lancs.ac.uk/mycalendar-events/?event_id1=3180

Best, Vaclav

Programme 12.00-12.30 Online programme: Lancaster Corpus Linguistics 12.30 - 12.45 Vaclav Brezina (Lancaster University): Welcome and Introduction to the event 12.45 - 12.50 Elena Semino (Lancaster University): Welcome from the Director of The ESRC Centre for Corpus Approaches to Social Science (CASS) 12.50 - 12.55 Paul Connolly (Lancaster University): Welcome from the Dean of Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences (FASS) 12.55-13.00 Break 13.00 - 13.15 Tony McEnery (Lancaster University): The idea of the written BNC2014 13.15 - 13.30 Dawn Knight (Cardiff University): Building a National Corpus: The story of the National Corpus of Contemporary Welsh 13.30 - 13.45 Vaclav Brezina (Lancaster University): Current British English 13.45 - 14.00 Vaclav Brezina and William Platt (Lancaster University): Exploring the BNC2014 using #LancsBox X 14.00 - 14.15 Randi Reppen (Northern Arizona University): Corpora in the classroom 14.15 - 14.30 Alice Deignan (University of Leeds): Corpora in education 14.30-14.45 Dana Gablasova (Lancaster University): Corpus for schools 14.45 - 15.00 Bas Aarts (University College London): Plonker of a politician NPs 15.00 - 15.15 Break 15.15-15.30 Marc Alexander (University of Glasgow): British English: A historical perspective 15.30 -15.45 Michaela Mahlberg (University of Birmingham): Corpora and fiction 15.45 - 16.00 Martin Wynne (University of Oxford): CLARIN - corpora, corpus tools and collaboration

Dr Vaclav Brezina Senior Lecturer in Corpus Linguistics Department of Linguistics and English Language ESRC Centre for Corpus Approaches to Social Science Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences, Lancaster University Lancaster, LA1 4YD

Office: County South, room C05 T: +44 (0)1524 510828 [8ED5AC37]@vaclavbrezina [B213DA5D]<http://www.lancaster.ac.uk/arts-and-social-sciences/about-us/people/vaclav-brezina>

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