The Office for Scientific Research and International Relations invites you to attend the workshops by distinguished scholar Professor Charlotte Brewer from Oxford University.
Date: October 31 (Thursday), 2013
Venue: A-Block, Conference Hall (3rd floor)
11:00 The making of the Oxford English Dictionary
16:00 Authors and periods in the Oxford English Dictionary: what the OED tells us about the history of English Language (Venue: B-block, Room 205)
Charlotte Brewer is Professor of English Language and Literature in Oxford University. Her current project OED’s coverage of individual authors and periods, its consequent influence on literary and linguistic history, and its treatment of areas of language relating to culture and society (e.g. politics, sex & gender, usage and correctness).