Brownlees, Nicholas - Università degli Studi di Firenze

Dipartimento di Lingue, letterature e studi interculturali

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Nicholas Brownlees is Professor of English Language at the University of Florence. He has written extensively on early modern news and is co-compiler of the FEEN (Florence Early English Newspapers) corpus. He is the author of The Language of Periodical News in Seventeenth Century England (2014, 2nd edition) and co-author of News as Changing Texts: Corpora, Methodologies and Analysis (2015, 2nd edition). He is also editor of  News Discourse in Early Modern Britain (2006) and The Language of Public and Private Communication in a Historical Perspective (2010).He is Board Member of CHINED.