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Linguistics in the Pub: Forensic Linguistics and the new Research Hub for Language in Forensic Evidence

Outreach, University of Melbourne

Date: 23 April 2021

Linguistics in the Pub: Forensic Linguistics and the new Research Hub for Language in Forensic Evidence

When: 28 Apr 2021, 6pm-8pm

Where: Function room, Naughton’s Parkville Hotel, Parkville VIC - NOTE: this is an in person event (not online)

Discussion led by: Debbie Loakes

Abstract:

In this session Debbie will discuss some of the main activities of the Hub since its inception, describing some of the main issues and research topics, and will also engage in some forensic linguistic “mythbusting”.

LIP is a gathering of language activists and linguists in Melbourne coordinated by a committee: Ruth Singer (Melbourne Uni), Andrew Tanner (RNLD), Lauren Gawne (LaTrobe Uni), Jill Vaughan (Melbourne Uni), Chloé Diskin (Melbourne Uni) and Jonathon Lum (Melbourne Uni).

  • Australian Government
  • The University of Queensland
  • Australian National University
  • The University of Melbourne
  • Western Sydney University