Birmingham English Language Postgraduate Conference (BELP) will take place on 22nd April 2016 (09.00 – 09.50 registration) 09.50am- 17.30pm in the Arts Building at the University of Birmingham main campus.
The theme of this year’s conference is:
“Pushing Boundaries: Towards New Directions in Linguistics”
We are proud to present our plenary speakers:
Associate Prof. Andrew Kehoe
Birmingham City University
‘Pushing the Boundaries of Corpus Linguistics: New Approaches and New Audiences’
Dr. Joe Bennett
University of Birmingham
‘Moral talk: a critical sociolinguistic account (with added ‘armchair philosophy’)’
This year, BELP is being organised by the ELAL postgraduate representatives Marianne Cronin and Ivan Ghio. We are being kindly supported by the University of Birmingham PGR development fund.