On 1 July 2021, I participated in a panel on 'Diachronic pragmatics: New perspectives on spoken English from the twentieth century to today' convened by Elisabeth Reber (Univ. of Heidelberg/ Univ. of Würzburg) and Andreas Jucker (Univ. of Zürich) at the 17th International Pragmatics Conference (IPrA). My talk examined emergent pragmatic conventions, specifically inclusive vs. exclusive multilingual practices, in three Transient International Groups.

ISLE6_talk_title slideOn 3 June 2021, I gave a talk on "Corpus linguistics, spoken interaction and micro-diachronic analysis" at the 6th Conference of the International Society for the Linguistics of English (ISLE 6) hosted virtually by the University of Eastern Finland in Joensuu.

The VOICE CLARIAH project has just launched VOICE 3.0 Online BETA, a pre-release test version of the new VOICE web interface. VOICE 3.0 Online BETA is available for 2 weeks starting 23 April 2021. If you would like to be one of our beta testers, please visit the VOICE CLARIAH Website!

Celebrating women in science and excellent female scholarship. In late March 2021, the Austrian Science Fund FWF invited recent and former Elise-Richter and Herta-Firnberg Grantees, experts and journalists to an online networking event.