How much variation can one expect to find in a sign language corpus?

Date: 1 July, 2011
Location: Centre for Deaf Studies, University of Bristol
Event type: Seminar (supported by the LLAS Guest Speaker Fund)

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Dr Onno Crasborn, Department of Linguistics at Radboud University Nijmegen, Netherlands will be a guest speaker at the European Dialogue for Sign Language Learner Corpora and CEFR seminar funded by the British Association for Applied Linguistics (BAAL/Cambridge University Press Seminar). This seminar aims at bringing together scholars who have experience and interest in the use of sign language (SL) corpora with learners and teachers (hearing and/or deaf) of sign languages as second languages, and the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR).

The seminar is hosted by the 2nd Symposium in Applied Sign Linguistics on the theme "Documenting Sign Languages for Teaching and Learning Purposes" (30th June to 2nd July 2011)

Please visit the link below to receive updated information about the event :

To register and for any other enquiries please contact Dr Maria Mertzani, Centre for Deaf Studies, University of Bristol at :


  • There is a registration fee required to attend.

Travel bursary

Travel bursaries are not available for this event.