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Lexical Movement Project

Posted on 21 June 2018 by Lise

Project launch: June 27-29, Cardiff University Project Outline: This project focusses on lexical movement across languages.  The potential benefits of this work relate to bridging English and Chinese systems (among other languages), and beyond that to the fields of linguistics, intercultural communication, and education.  At present, while the grammar of systemic functional linguistics is well
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Mechanisms of Meaning

Posted on 4 May 2018 by Lise

Prof Patrick Hanks will be visiting us on Tuesday May 8th to give a talk on word meaning (Mechanisms of Meaning, see details below).  The talk will start at 3:10pm in room 3.62.   Mechanisms of Meaning Patrick Hanks Abstract What is meaning, and how exactly does it work? Word meaning is at best a very
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Lecture series in Systemic Functional Linguistics

Posted on 1 May 2018 by Lise

In May and June 2018, I will be giving a series of lectures at the LATTICE laboratory in Paris, with the support of the “Labex TransferS”, and collaborating with my host, Professor Shirley Carter Thomas Each talk will concentrate on different aspects of nominal or content-oriented meanings in language and will raise important theoretical questions
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A visit with Halliday and Hasan

Posted on 25 April 2018 by Lise

Q&A with Halliday and Hasan In June 2013, Professor Halliday and Professor Hasan visited us at Cardiff University and held an informal Question and Answer session with staff and students.  We loved having them visit us and we are very happy to share this video with you.   You can view the video by clicking
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Neurolinguistics with Adolfo Garcia

Posted on 13 April 2018 by Lise

I’m very excited to announce that in April, we will be hosting Adolfo Garcia who will be giving two talks and a workshop on topics related to neurolinguistics, including psycholinguistics and cognitive linguistics.  These events are open to all students and staff at Cardiff University. The description of each event is given below following the
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Spring Lecture Series – Sun Yat-sen University

Posted on 13 April 2018 by Lise

This year, Tom Bartlett will be delivering a series of lectures at Sun Yat-sen University in China as part of the annual Spring Lecture Series, which is hosted by the Functional Linguistics Institute.  Please see below for the full schedule. Monday 16th April 4.20-6.00pm Sun Yat-sen University SFL and Ethnographic Approaches to Language Study Tuesday 17th April 4.20-6.00pm Sun Yat-sen
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CEETA 2018

Posted on 21 October 2017 by Lise

3rd Colloquium on Empirical Evidence and Theoretical Assumptions as part of the, 28th European Functional Linguistics Conference (ESFLC) 5th to 7th July 2018 in Pavia, Italy http://www-7.unipv.it/28esflc/ [PDF version] New: Extended deadline for submissions – Friday 19th January 2018 [revised January 2 2018] SFL has a rich history of describing discourse and linguistic phenomena through
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Cardiff Symposium

Posted on 1 November 2016 by Lise

We will be hosting the Cardiff Symposium: Influences and Opportunities, January 12-13 2017 at Cardiff University. This is a special event on the occasion of Professor Robin Fawcett’s birthday. Not only do we want to celebrate his birthday but we’d also like to acknowledge the huge contribution he has made to Systemic Functional Linguistics and to
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Arianna Maiorani : movement meaning making processes

Posted on 21 April 2016 by Lise

Working towards new horizons: FG interdisciplinary applications from visual dynamicity to movement meaning making processes March 6 2016 Arianna Maiorani  (Loughborough University) This seminar will cover a new area of interdisciplinary research that involves the use of my Functional Grammar of Movement and is being developed through an interdisciplinary research project with Healthcare Engineering and
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Referring expressions in a SFL model of language

Posted on 12 April 2016 by Lise

We are very pleased to announced a talk by Professor Fawcett as part of our ARR in SFL this semester. Everyone is welcome. The place of referring expressions in a SFL model of language and its use by Professor Robin Fawcett Room 3.66, Monday April 18 at 4.10 pm. Some publications from the Cardiff Grammar are available
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