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Seminar Series 2013-14


Venue: Heriot Watt University: Mary Burton Building, room 20 (MB.G20 - Map)

John Joseph, Edinburgh University

Naturalised Natives: Interpreting Identities and Face in Linguistic Interaction
Wed., 23 Oct. 2013, 4.30-6.00pm

James Costa, University of Oslo

Language Standards and Standard Language in Scotland: the Predicament of Introducing the Scots Language in a Primary School
Wed., 20 Nov. 2013,4.30-6.00pm

Kerstin Pfeiffer, Heriot-Watt University

Just Anger? Violence and Vengeance on the Medieval Civic Stage
Wed., 27 Nov. 2013, 4.30-6.00pm

Orvar Löfgren, Lund University

The Messiness of Research: Everyday Routines and Rituals of Academic Work
Wed., 4 Dec. 2013, 4.30-6.00pm

Alexandre Duchêne, University of Fribourg

Unrewarded Language Work: Exploiting Linguistic Resources and Speakers in the Contemporary Workplace
Wed., 22 Jan. 2014, 4.30-6.00pm

Dawn Archer, Lancaster University

Using Corpus Linguistics as a Way in to Historical (Courtroom) Texts
Wed., 19 Feb. 2014, 4.30-6.00pm