ENGL staff and invited speakers - 2010 or before

Date / Time

Speakers

Title of Seminar

Venue

14 December 10
4:30 - 6 pm

Prof. Eija Ventola

Multisemiotic Research and Global Business Communication

AG434

11 December 10
3 - 5 pm

Prof. Jim Martin

Encounters with genre: apprehending cultural frontiers

Shenzhen, China

02 December 10
4:30 - 6 pm

Dr Marvin Lam

From Lexicogrammar to Situational Context - the Theoretical Construction of Socio-Semiotic Distance

AG434

24 November 10
6:45 - 8 pm

Prof. Wolfgang Teubert

Corpus linguistics and the analysis of the discourse: The case of the lexical item civilised world

BC305

23 November 10
2:30 - 4 pm

Prof. Phil Taylor

From Boom to Where? The Globalization of Business Services in the Aftermath of Financial Crisis and Recession

A607

22 November 10
5:30 - 6:30 pm

Prof. Phil Taylor

Sickness Absence and Absence Management From Welfarism to Where?

A607

18 November 10
4:30 - 5:30 pm

Dr Sue Hood

‘I was there’: recontextualising story genres into academic writing

AG434

16 November 10
2:30 - 4 pm

Prof. Radny LaPolla

Round Table Discussion on Language Documentation

AG434

04 November 10
4:30 - 5:30PM

Dr Sue Hood

Mimicking and mocking identities: the roles of language and body language in Taylor Mali’s ‘Speak with conviction’

AG710

19 October 10
4:30 - 5:30 pm

Dr Alan Jones

Discoursing the ethics of accounting work: individual accounts of (un)ethical practice

AG434

27 August 10
3 - 4:30 pm

Professor Antony John Kunnan

How Are We to Evaluate Language Assessments?

AG434

30 July 10
5 - 6:30 pm

Dr Jane Setter & Dr Cathy Wong

Hong Kong English: An emergent new variety?

AG710

03 May 10
4:30 - 5:50 pm

Prof. dr. Jan Renkema

Applied research into the quality of governmental documents

AG434

26 April 10
9:15 - 10:15 am

Prof. Elizabeth Traugott

Talks by Distinguished Visting Scholar - Prof. Elizabeth Traugott, Stanford University (26 - 28 April)

BC201

21 April 10
4:30 - 6:30 pm

Sonja Gipper

Expressing who knows what: Intersubjectivity as a dimension of evidentiality in Yurakaré

AG434

12 April 10
5:30 pm

Dr Graham Lock

Systemic Functional Grammar in Hong Kong ESL classrooms. Why Bother?

A607

18 March 10
4:30 - 5:30 pm

Dr Roshni Mooneeram

The Figure of the Flaneuse in A Concise Chinese-English Dictionary for Lovers

BC308

27 October 09
4:30 - 6:30 pm

Prof. Christopher Candlin

Professional & Organisational Research Seminar Series (26 October - 24 November)

AG434

08 October 09
5:30 - 6:30 pm

Jacob L. Mey

Reference as a pragmatic act

AG710

28 September 09
5:30 - 6:30 pm

Dr Ahmar Mahboob

Scaffolding Literacy Online: Lessons from the SLATE project

AG434

21 September 09
5 - 6:30 pm

Dr Jane Setter

Prosody in Hong Kong English: Aspects of speech rhythm and intonation

AG710

26 May 09
4:30 - 6 pm

Prof. M.A.K. Halliday

M.A.K. Halliday Seminar Series 2 (26 May - 18 Jun)

 

28 April 09
6:30 - 8 pm

Prof. Frances Christie

The ontogenesis of writing

AG434

22 April 09
4:30 - 6:30 pm

Prof. M.A.K. Halliday

M.A.K. Halliday Seminar Series 1 (22 April - 14 May)

BC201 / AG710

10 February 09
10 am - 5:30 pm

Professor Erich Steiner

Properties of translated texts: register analysis, language comparision and models of translation as sources of insight

AG434

04 November 08
12 - 1 pm

Carmen Rosa Caldas-Coulthard

The Mis-representation of Women in News

AG434

15 July 08
1 - 2 pm

Prof Alan Davies

Should we listen to (all) stakeholder

AG434