ESLT Summer School 2019 “Training the Teacher of Literary Translation” (Rome)

European School of Literary Translation ESLT Summer School 2019“Training the Teacher of Literary Translation”Link Campus University, Rome10-13 September 2019 The Summer School aims to bring together literary translators (at any stage in their career) who are keen to develop their teaching skills and find out about innovations in the field. Applications from outside Europe are welcome. Participants must be aged 18 or over. ProgrammeThe third annual ESLT Summer School will bring together around 20 translators and educators from across Europe who are passionate about teaching literary translation. The three-day programme…

Summer Intensive Program “Corpus Methods in Linguistics–compilation, annotation, and quantitative analysis” (Paris 8)

Paris 8 University is pleased to announce their upcoming Summer Intensive Program “Corpus Methods in Linguistics–compilation, annotation, and quantitative analysis“, to be held 17-21 June 2019 This will be a 30h week-long course consisting of:–morning sessions devoted to data collection, extraction and organization, as well as DIY corpus building–afternoon sessions focusing on statistical analysis of the data produced during the morning sessions–several half-day sessions on automatic annotation and manual annotation methods Participants will learn how to:–formulate advanced search queries in a concordancer (e.g. TextSTAT, AntConc)–compile a text corpus with BootCaT–automatically…

[CfP] First Conference on Truth and Trust Online

The modern media ecosystem in which the public seeks truthful information and trustworthy sources is increasingly dominated by large-scale online social media and communication platforms (e.g. Facebook, Twitter, YouTube) as well as messaging apps, which operate alongside traditional news sources. However, online platforms are facing significant challenges in this regard, as the majority of the public mistrusts the content shared on them and only 50% trust any kind of online news (Digital News Report 2018). The quest to improve the online media ecosystem remains important and is in need of…

[Εργασία] Υπολογιστική Γλωσσολογία – Ερευνητικό Κέντρο «Αθηνά»

Tο Ερευνητικό Κέντρο «Αθηνά» (ΝΠΙΔ μη κερδοσκοπικού χαρακτήρα) εποπτευόμενο από την Γενική Γραμματεία Έρευνας και Τεχνολογίας του Υπουργείου Παιδείας, Έρευνας και Θρησκευμάτων, και ειδικότερα το Ινστιτούτο Επεξεργασίας του Λόγου, στο πλαίσιο υλοποίησης του έργου «Social Sciences & HumanitiesOpenCloud», προτίθεται να απασχολήσει  επιστημονικό συνεργάτη με τον οποίο θα συναφθεί σύμβαση εργασίας ορισμένου χρόνου ή μίσθωσης έργου και δη για συγκεκριμένο χρονικό διάστημα που συναρτάται με την υλοποίηση συγκεκριμένων παραδοτέων, δυνάμενη να παραταθεί με βάση την πορεία του ανωτέρω αναφερόμενου έργου έως την ολοκλήρωσή του  με ανάλογη αμοιβή και προσκαλεί φυσικά πρόσωπα να εκδηλώσουν…