Englisches Seminar

Recent Publications

Matthias Bauer, Sigrid Beck, Susanne Riecker, Saskia Brockmann, Angelika Zirker, Nadine Bade, Carmen Dörge and Julia Braun. Linguistics Meets Literature: More on the Grammar of Emily Dickinson. Berlin: de Gruyter, 2020.

 

 

 

Zirker, Angelika and Nicolas Potysch (ed.). Ambige Helden. helden. heroes. héros. E-Journal zu Kulturen des Heroischen: Special Issue, Vol. 6 (2019). DOI: 10.6094/helden.heroes.heros./2019/AH .

Bauer, Matthias and Lisa Ebert. "Ambiguous Heroes in Nineteenth-Century Fiction. A Qualitative and Quantitative Reading of Five Authors and Ten Novels." Ambige Helden. helden. heroes. héros. E-Journal zu Kulturen des Heroischen: Special Issue, Vol. 6 (2019). 11-25.

Bauer, Matthias, and Miriam Lahrsow. "Annotation Guideline No. 6: SANTA 6 Collaborative Annotation as a Teaching Tool Between Theory and Practice." Journal of Cultural Analytics, 15 Jan. 2020. https://doi.org/10.22148/001c.11747.


News

Prof. Bauer on research leave

Professor Bauer is on research leave this semester. Dr. Lena Steveker will teach in his stead this semester. Prof. Bauer's office hours will be substituted by phone appointments (arranged beforehand via email).

Should further changes apply, will they be noted on Prof. Bauer's profile page and in the staff register of the English seminar


Excursion: The Shakespearience 2020


Workshop "Information Structure and Ambiguity - The Process of Integrating Sentences into Discourse"

From 7-8 October 2019, the RTG 1808 and project A7 of the SFB 833 will be organizing the Workshop “Information Structure and Ambiguity – The Process of Integrating Sentences into Discourse”. The workshop targets (but is not limited to) the following research areas: (i) Referential ambiguities in discourse, (ii) Ambiguity reduction in discourse: Incrementality and predictability in discourse processing, and (iii) Syntax and discourse: (un)marked word order and focus constructions as (dis)ambiguation procedures.

Find more information at the website of the RTG 1808.


15th International Connotations Symposium

From July 28 to August 1st, 2019, the 15th International Connotations Symposium will take place at the Eberhard Karls Universität Tübingen. Under the topic “Understanding (through) Annotations,” it will inquire into the position and function of annotation in the digital age (with a focus on the annotation of literary texts). Visitors are welcome. Find the programme and more information at the Connotations website.


Austen in the Summer University 2019

For the Summer University 2019, Prof. Zirker gives a talk on Jane Austen's novels and the world of fan fiction. For more information (only in German), go to https://uni-tuebingen.de/en/university/campusleben/veranstaltungen/zentrale-veranstaltungen/sommeruniversitaet/.