.

Aston Corpus Network: Postgraduate Conference

Thursday 24 June 2010, Aston University

An opportunity for postgraduates to share their research, and to receive feedback on it, in a friendly and supportive environment. The event is followed by the Aston Corpus Symposium the next day, enabling postgraduates to stay on and attend presentations by more established corpus researchers.

*CALL FOR PAPERS* -- ABSTRACT SUBMISSION DEADLINE: Monday 19th APRIL

  • Papers can be submitted on any corpus related topic
  • Abstracts (maximum length 300 words) plus bibliographical  references to be sent to d.a.forman@aston.ac.uk by Monday 19th April
  • Accepted file formats are .doc and .pdf
  • Author’s name, affiliation, and contact details to be provided in a separate attachment
  • Authors of accepted abstracts will be notified by Monday 10th May
  • Presentation length: 20 minutes
  • Presenters will also be invited to submit a 3,000-word paper to be published in the online Conference Proceedings

Further information:

David Forman, Assistant Director-Acorn (Aston Corpus Network), School of Languages and Social Sciences
Email: d.a.forman@aston.ac.uk
http://acorn.aston.ac.uk