Fakultät Geistes- und Kulturwissenschaften

Lehrstuhl für Engl. Sprachwissenschaft einschl. Sprachgeschichte

Vorträge auf internationalen Konferenzen und Gastvorträge

  • "Rhetorical exercises and their creative use in Anglo-Saxon England" [Twentieth Biennial Conference of the International Society for the History of Rhetoric; Tübingen, 28.-31. Juli 2015]
  • (mit Julia Schlüter)
    "Why should happy people be glad and closed eyes be shut? Synonym selection as a strategy of stress clash avoidance" [ICAME 36 (Words - words - words: corpora and lexis), Trier, 27.-31. Mai 2015]
  • "Back-formation in Middle English". [7th International Conference on Middle English (ICOME 7); Lviv, Ukraine, 3-5 August 2011]
  •  "The Treatment of Antilexicalization in Joseph Wright's English Dialect Dictionary". [15th International Conference on English Historical Linguistics (ICEHL 15); Workshop "Late Modern-English dialect lexicology: Wright's English Dialect Dictionary, The Survey of English Dialects and beyond"; Leitung: Prof. Dr. Manfred Markus; München, 24.08.-30.08.2008]

  • "It's raining cats and dogs: The Study of English Idioms and Fixed Expressions". [DAAD Stipendiatentreffen Bamberg, 29.03.2008]

  • "Antilexicalization Phenomena and Language Change". [Lecture to the staff (Antrittsvorlesung) am Institut für Englische Philologie, Adam-Mickiewicz-Universität Poznań, Polen, 07.12.2007]
  • "How the Sirloin Was Knighted, Or: The Role of Listening in 'Folk Etymology'". [28th Annual Convention of The International Listening Association; Frank­furt/Main, 18.07.-22.07.2007]

  • "Linguistic Education in England AD 1000: Manuscript Evidence on Tradition and Innovation in the Teaching of the Language Arts"
    [The Classics in the Classroom; University of Sydney, 27-29 July 2006]

  • (mit Michael Schümann)
    "Thou/thee -- ye/you in Chaucer's Canterbury Tales: Collocational-Phraseological versus Pragmatic Explanations for Pronoun Shifts"
    [Fourth Medieval English Studies Symposium; Poznań, 27.-28.11.2005]

  • "Dueling with Words in Old English Heroic Style"
    [Fifteenth Biennial Conference of the International Society for the History of Rhetoric; Los Angeles, 13.07.-16.07.2005]

  • "Phraseology in English Language Study before 1800"
    [EUROPHRAS: Europäische Gesellschaft für Phraseologie; Basel, 26.08.-29.08.2004]

  • "Historical English Phraseology: Aspects of the Development of Phraseological Units in the History of English"
    [13th International Conference on English Historical Linguistics (ICEHL 13); Wien, 23.08.-28.08.2004]

  • "Beowulf und Aphthonius? Zur Rolle der Progymnasmata im angelsächsischen England"
    [PONTES III: Innsbrucker Tagung zur Rezeption der klassischen Antike - "Die antike Rhetorik in der europäischen Geistesgeschichte"; Innsbruck, 25.9.-27.9.2003]

  • "Innovation, Devaluation and Convention: The Tragedy of Troilus and Cressida in Chaucer and other Authors up to Shakespeare"
    [Gastvortrag am English Department der Universität Ljubljana, Slowenien, 28.05.2003]

  • "Synchronic and Diachronic Dimensions of Popular Etymology"
    [Gastvortrag am English Department der Universität Ljubljana, Slowenien, 27.05.2003]

  • "'Phrases, which Use has consecrated': Progress towards the Lemmatization of English Headphrases in General Lexicography before the Eighteenth Century"
    [Annual Colloquium of the Henry Sweet Society for the History of Linguistic Ideas;
    Munich, 01.09.-05.09.2001; Abstract published in The Henry Sweet
    Society Bulletin 37 (2001): 55-56]

  • "George Campbell on Idioms"
    [Annual Colloquium of the Henry Sweet Society for the History of Linguistic Ideas;
    Edinburgh, 20.09.-23.09.2000; Abstract published in The Henry Sweet
    Society Bulletin 35 (2000): 48]

  • "English Phraseology in 18th-century Works on Rhetoric and Grammar"
    [Twelfth Biennial Conference of the International Society for the History of Rhetoric;
    Amsterdam, The Netherlands, 12.07.-17.07.1999]

  • "Aspekte der historischen englischen Phraseologie"
    [Gastvortrag am Institut für Englische Philologie,
    Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München, 10.02.1999]

  • "Instruction in Literary Composition in Anglo-Saxon England"
    [Gastvortrag an der School of English der Adam-Mickiewicz Universität Poznań, 23.10.1998]

  • "The Rhetorical Aspect of Grammar Teaching in Anglo-Saxon England (700-1100 AD)"
    [Eleventh Biennial Conference of the International Society for the History of Rhetoric:
    The Greco-Roman Rhetorical Tradition. Alterations, Adaptations, Alternatives;
    Saskatoon, Saskatchewan, Kanada, 21.07.-26.07.1997]