8TH EUROPEAN SUMMER UNIVERSITY IN DIGITAL HUMANITIES (ESU DH C & T) – 18-28/07/2017, UNIVERSITY OF LEIPZIG

“CULTURE & TECHNOLOGY” – 8TH EUROPEAN SUMMER UNIVERSITY IN DIGITAL HUMANITIES (ESU DH C & T) – 18TH TO 28TH JULY 2017, UNIVERSITY OF LEIPZIG HTTP://WWW.CULINGTEC.UNI-LEIPZIG.DE/ESU_C_T/ We are happy to announce that applications for a place at the 8th European Summer University in Digital Humanities are now being accepted (see: http://www.culingtec.uni-leipzig.de/ESU_C_T/node/842). As ESU DH C & T is a member of the International Digital Humanities Training Network courses taken at the Summer University are eligible for transfer credit towards the University of Victoria Graduate Certificate in DH (see http://www.uvic.ca/humanities/english/graduate/graduate-certificates/dhum-certificate/index.php). The…

Corpus Linguistics 2017 Conference & Summer School, Birmingham, UK 25-28 & 17-21/07

Registration for the Corpus Linguistics 2017 conference in Birmingham, 25th to 28th July, is now open. Earlybird registration is available until 30th April and late registration will be available until 30th of June. To register for the conference, visit the conference website at http://tinyurl.com/kgp3ta8 and click on the words ‘online shop’ in the first paragraph. The fee structure is as follows: Full fees Earlybird rate, 4 days: £300 (until 30 April 2017) Earlybird rate, 1 day: £80 (until 30 April 2017) Late registration, 4 days: £340 (between 1 May and…

Summer School in English Corpus Linguistics, 5-7/07, London, UK

The Survey of English Usage at University College London (UCL) will be running a three-day Summer School in English Corpus Linguistics from 5-7 July 2017. This Summer School is an introductory course in corpus linguistics for students of linguistics and the English language which is designed to be accessible and inspiring! You will be taught at UCL in the heart of Central London by researchers based in the Survey of English Usage. Places are limited. Be sure to book early. Students are expected to have a basic knowledge of concepts…

9th International Conference on Corpus Linguistics, 3-6 July, Grenoble

9esJournées Internationales de Linguistique de Corpus (JLC2017)  **** English version below 3-6 juillet 2017, Grenoble Appel à communications https://jlc2017.univ-grenoble-alpes.fr/ Lancées en 2001 par Geoffrey Williams à l’université de Lorient – Bretagne Sud, les Journées Internationales de Linguistique de Corpus (JLC) réunissent régulièrement la communauté interdisciplinaire dont l’objet de recherche porte sur les  corpus linguistiques. Après sept éditions, puis un passage à Orléans en 2015, elles s’installeront à Grenoble en juillet 2017. Elles sont organisées par le Laboratoire LIDILEM et soutenues par les équipes LIG, ILCEA4, Litt&Arts ainsi que la MSH-Alpes.…

[CfP] Symposium on Corpus Approaches to Lexicogrammar

Symposium on Corpus Approaches to Lexicogrammar First Call for Papers The symposium will take place on Saturday 10 June 2017 at Edge Hill University. The focus of the Symposium is the interaction of lexis and grammar. The focus is influenced by Halliday’s view of lexis and grammar as “complementary perspectives” (1991: 32), and his conception of the two as notional ends of a continuum (lexicogrammar), in that “if you interrogate the system grammatically you will get grammar-like answers and if you interrogate it lexically you get lexis-like answers” (1992: 64). We welcome papers reporting…