ENGL staff and invited speakers - 2014

Date / Time

Speakers

Title of Seminar

Venue

30 October 14
5 - 6:30 pm

Professor Sheena Gardner

Purposes of Academic Writing from Genre Descriptions to EAP materials online

AG434

17 October 14
4:30 - 6:30 pm

Dr Richard Cauldwell

Jungle Listening - the need for a new model of speech

HJ303

13 October 14
4:30 - 6 pm

Professor Elena Semino

Corpus Linguistics and Health Communication

AG434

07 October 14
4:30 - 6 pm

Prof. Dr Eija Maritta Ventola

'The Drover's Wife' – semiotic spanning between a story and a painting – an exercise in multisystemiotics

AG434

03 October 14
6:30 - 9:30 pm

Prof. John Bateman

Making narrative film accessible as an object of study: the role of multimodal linguistics for teaching and research

HJ303

16 June 14
5 – 6:30 pm

Prof. W. J. T. Mitchell

"Montage and Madness: Aby Warburg to A Beautiful Mind"

AG434

09 June 14
5 – 6:30 pm

Prof. Viviane M. Heberle

The relevance of multimodal resources for the teaching of English as a second or foreign language

AG434

07 June 14
9 am - 6 pm

Various

[Spanish Workshop] Jornadas EDELSA-POLYU-HKU para Profesores de Español como Lengua Extranjera

BC215

11 April 14
4:30 – 6:30 pm

Prof. Tao Hongyin

Toward a Discourse Approach to Shared and Diverse Language Patterns: The Case of Mandarin and English

AG434

26 March 14
5:30 - 6:30 pm

Mr Fernando Batalla

[Spanish Cultural Talks Series] Learning Spanish the Fun & Tasty Way

BC310

19 March 14
5:30 - 6:30 pm

Dr Francisco Veloso & Dr Janina Wildfeuer

Towards the systematic analysis of comicbooks: annotations and interpretations

AG434

06 March 14
4:30 - 6 pm

Prof. Elena Semino & Dr Veronika Koller

Metaphor in End-of-Life Care

AG434

20 February 14
4:30 - 6 pm

Prof. Astrid M. Fellner

Localizing Americana Cool in Asia

AG434