Seminar on Corpus Linguistics and Historical Corpora

Venue: Dipartimento di Lingue, Letterature e Studi Interculturali, Università degli Studi di Firenze, 9 April 2013.

Papers included:

Dr. Andrew Hardie (University of Lancaster): Annotation and analysis of Early Modern corpus data

Prof. Brendan Dooley (University College Cork): Early Modern Journalistic Narrative in a cross cultural perspective: Thoughts and Perspectives

Prof. Marina Dossena (University of Bergamo): The study of Late Modern English correspondence: problems and perspectives

Prof. Marina Bondi (University of Modena and Reggio Emilia): Changing voices in abstract writing: a micro-diachronic perspective

Dr. Alessio Assonitis (Director of the Medici Archive Project, Florence): Circa four million letters…: researching people, news, and language in the Medici Archive Project’s digital platform (BIA)

Prof. Nicholas Brownlees (University of Florence): Corpora and historical pragmatics: a corpus based research into aspects of historical pragmatics in early modern news

Prof. Gabriella Del Lungo Camiciotti (University of Florence): Presentation of Corpus Linguistics, coauthored by Andrew Hardie and Tony McEnery, Cambridge University Press.