Congratulations to Serge Sharoff (CTS), who has been awarded a two-year grant from the Technology Strategy Board (TSB), value £216,411, to conduct a project entitled: PALODIEM, Process Automation for Localisation of Dialogue in Entertainment Media.
Language at Leeds was well represented at the 10th Evolution of Language Conference in Vienna, 14-17 April 2014.
University of Leeds PhD student Abdullah Alfaifi won best poster award at the UK Saudi Student Conference in Edinburgh last month.
The British Academy is funding a regional ECR event on Multimodality in language research at the University of Leeds, 24-26 June 2014.
We are very pleased to announce that Volume 18 of the Leeds Working Papers in Linguistics and Phonetics has now been published online.
There was strong representation from Language at Leeds at the first Linguistics in Arabia conference, held at King Abdulaziz University, Jeddah on 4-5 December.
Professor Janet Watson, Language at Leeds Leadership Chair, was made a Fellow of the British Academy in the 2013 Fellowship election.