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CEETA 2019

Posted on 2 December 2018 by Lise

4th Colloquium on Empirical Evidence and Theoretical Assumptions as part of the, 29th European Functional Linguistics Conference (ESFLC) 3rd to 5th July 2019 in Leiria, Portugal   SFL has a rich history of describing discourse and linguistic phenomena through the interpretive lenses provided by its theoretical perspectives. However, such descriptions do not always become predictive
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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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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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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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Workshop on Language Typology

Posted on 27 January 2016 by Lise

We will be holding a series of workshops on language typology over the month of February. This is included as part of our ARR in SFL. Dr Beatriz Quiroz from the Pontificia Universidad Católica in Chile, who has been awarded a Visiting Fellow scholarship by the university, will be giving a three-part workshop on Language
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Symposium on Register in SFL

Posted on 9 December 2015 by Lise

UPDATED PROGRAMME – SFL symposium on register (PDF) As part of the Advanced Research Residency (ARR) in Systemic Functional Linguistics,  we have organised a symposium on register on March 14 2016. (click here for the registration form) This is a free event but places are limited so we are asking everyone to complete the registration form (see link below) to indicate
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4th LinC Summer School and Workshop

Posted on 15 July 2015 by Lise

We are really pleased to announce the 4th LinC summer school and workshop.  We have an exciting programme lined up. Click here for details of how to register and to find out more about the programme. The goal of the summer school is to offer training and scholarship in both understanding the Systemic Functional Linguistic (SFL) theory
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Advanced Research Residency in SFL

Posted on 8 January 2015 by Lise

The Linguistics in Cardiff (LinC) research network is inviting applications for a limited number of places on our Advanced Research Residency in Systemic Functional Linguistics, which will run from February 1st 2016 to May 31st 2016. The Advanced Research Residency (ARR) scheme brings together researchers with related interests for a series of research workshops in the
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Literacy Seminar

Posted on 26 November 2014 by Lise

The next LinC seminar is being held on Tuesday December 2, 2014 at 16.10 in room 3.66 in the John Percival Building (formerly the Humanities Building) at Cardiff University. The seminar is being given by Ingrid Westhoff from the Universidad Andrés Bello, Chile and the title of the seminar is: Reading to Learn: a set of strategies to read and
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PhD Funding – extended deadline

Posted on 19 November 2014 by Lise

ESRC Studentship in Language and Communication at Cardiff 2015/16 deadline extended to March 9 2015. The Centre for Language and Communication Research (CLCR) is able to support applications for one Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) 3 year PhD studentship to commence on 1 October 2015, covering tuition fees plus a generous stipend, on a
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