Person

Dr. phil.

Jennifer Fest

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Lehrstuhl für Anglistische Sprachwissenschaft

Adresse

Gebäude: ehem. Couven-Gymnasium (1070)

Raum: 116

Kármánstr. 17-19

52062 Aachen

Kontakt

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Telefon: +49 241 80 95424

Sprechstunde

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Forschungsinteressen

Medien-/Zeitungssprache
Varietäten des Englischen
Registeranalyse
Forschungsmethoden in der Linguistik
Sportsprache

Betreuung von Bachelor-/Masterarbeiten zu diesen oder verwandten Themen

 

Publikationen

Beiträge in Sammelbänden

Fest, Jennifer. 2017 (accepted 2015). “Sports News Around the World - a Quantitative Study of Register Features in Newspaper Sports Coverage.” In The Discourse of Sport: Analyses from Social Linguistics, edited by David Caldwell, John Walsh, Elaina W. Vine, and Jon Jureidini, 190–208. Routledge Studies in Sociolinguistics 12. London: Routledge.

Neumann, Stella, and Jennifer Fest. 2016. “Cohesive devices across registers and varieties: The role of medium in English.” In Variational Text Linguistics: Revisiting Register in English. Edited by Christoph Schubert, and Christina Sanchez-Stockhammer, 195-220. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter.

Fest, Jennifer. 2015. “Defining Endings in Newspaper Writing - A Case Study on Football Coverage.” In Last Things: Essays on Ends and Endings. Edited by Gavin Hopps, Stella Neumann, Sven Strasen, and Peter Wenzel, 53-64. Aachen British and American Studies 19. Frankfurt am Main: Lang.

Aufsätze in Journals

Fest, Jennifer. 2015. “Corpora in the Social Sciences – How Corpus-based Approaches can Support Qualitative Interview Analyses.” Revista de lenguas para fines específicos 21 (2): 48-69. pdf

Wosnitza, Marold, und Jennifer Fest. 2014. “Schulverband Aachen Ost - '…als hätte man die gleichen Trikots an'.” Schule NRW 14 (1): 13-15.

Als Herausgeber

Neumann, Stella, Rebekah Wegener, Jennifer Fest, Paula Niemietz, und Nicole Hützen, eds. 2017. Challenging Boundaries in Linguistics: Systemic Functional Perspectives. Aachen British and American Studies Series. Frankfurt am Main: Peter Lang.

Abschlussarbeiten

Fest, Jennifer. 2016. “News in the Context of Regional and Functional Variation: A Corpus-Based Analysis of Newspaper Domains across Varieties of English.” PhD Thesis, Department of English, American and Romance Studies, RWTH Aachen University. pdf

Fest, Jennifer. 2011. “A Corpus-Based Analysis of Register Features in British Football Journalism.” Unpublished MA-Thesis, Department of English, American and Romance Studies, RWTH Aachen University.

 

Vorträge & Poster

Vorträge

"Understanding Information Elicitation in Context: Newspaper Interviews across Cultures." (mit Rebekah Wegener). European Systemic Functional Linguistics Conference. Universität Salzburg, Österreich, 15. Juli 2016.

"Social Linguistics Perspectives on the Language of Sport." (Kolloquium mit John Walsh, David Caldwell und Eva Lavric). European Systemic Functional Linguistics Conference. Universität Salzburg, Österreich, 14. Juli 2016.

"Thematic Diversity and Distance in Newspaper Lifestyle Articles." Sociolinguistics Symposium 21. Universidad de Murcia, Spanien, 15. Juni 2016.

"Where to Find News Worthiness - A Systemic-functional Approach to Identifying News Values." 42nd International Systemic Functional Congress. RWTH Aachen University, 28. Juli 2015.

"Register Variation in News Language." Gastvortrag. University of Sydney, Australien, 20. März 2015.

"Computer Applications in Linguistics: An Introduction to Corpus Linguistics." Gastvortrag. University of Sydney, Australien, 18. März 2015.

"Register Variation in News Language – A Corpus-based Attempt at Finding Identities within and across Varieties of English." Sociolinguistics Symposium 20. Universität Jyväskylä, Finnland, 15. Juni 2014.

“News in and on Varieties.” 41st International Systemic Functional Congress. Universidad Nacional de Cuyo, Mendoza, Argentinien, 18. April 2014.

“Literature and Statistics – A Corpus-based Study of Endings in Short Stories.” Corpus Linguistics 2013. Lancaster University, UK, 26. Juli 2013.

“Register Variance across varieties of English.” Register Revisited. Universität Vechta, 27. Juni 2013.

“The Football World Cup as a linguistic event: An analysis of register features in British media coverage.” Sociolinguistics Symposium 19. Freie Universität Berlin, 23. August 2012.

“Ends and Endings in Newspaper Writing.” Ends and Endings: Notions of Closure in Literature, Theology and Contemporary Culture. University of St. Andrews, Schottland, 24. März 2012.

Poster

"Information Elicitation across Contexts." (mit Rebekah Wegener). LingUnite - Tag der Sprachforschung. RWTH Aachen, 14. Oktober 2016.

“Literature and Linguistics – A Statistical Analysis of Endings in Short Stories.” LingUnite - Tag der Sprachforschung. RWTH Aachen University, 11. Oktober 2013.

“English in the Media – Different Registers in Newspaper Language within and across Varieties of English.” LingUnite - Tag der Sprachforschung. RWTH Aachen University, 11. Oktober 2013.

“The Difference between English and English – Examining Varieties on the Basis of Register.” Corpus Linguistics 2013. Lancaster University, UK, 25. Juli 2013.

 

Projekte

Opinion, subjectivity and point of view in language (Simon Fraser University, Canada)

E-Books in der Lehre (in Kooperation mit dem Institut für Erziehungswissenschaft)

LingUnite – Tag der Sprachforschung an der RWTH Aachen

AICE - Annotation der außereuropäischen Komponenten des International Corpus of English

Ends and Endings in Literature and Culture

SelfAssessment (abgeschlossen)

Schulverband Aachen Ost - Wissenschaftliche Begleitung (abgeschlossen)

LEAR - Language Expert's Advanced Resources (abgeschlossen)

 

Stipendien

06/2016 - DAAD Kongressreisenzuschuss, Sociolinguistics Symposium 21, Universidad de Murcia, Spanien

02/2015 - DAAD Kurzstipendium für Doktoranden, Forschungsaufenthalt an der University of Sydney

02/2015 - Visting Research Fellowship, University of Sydney, School of Letters, Art, and Media

06/2014 - Konferenzstipendium, Sociolinguistics Symposium 20, Universität Jyväskylä, Finnland

04/2014 - DAAD Kongressreisenzuschuss, 41st International Systemic Functional Congress, Universidad Nacional de Cuyo, Mendoza, Argentinien

07/2013 - Konferenzstipendium, Corpus Linguistics 2013, Lancaster University, UK