Person

Dr. phil.

Nicole Hützen

Lehrstuhl für Anglistische Sprachwissenschaft

Address

Building: ehem. Couven-Gymnasium (1070)

Room: 105/2

Kármánstraße 17/19

52062 Aachen

Contact

workPhone
Phone: +49 241 80 96341
Fax: +49 241 80 92350

Office Hours

mondays, 10-12am -- next consultation hours on Monday, 28th September
We do not consult on the phone. Please come to see Ms Hützen during her office hours or send an e-mail.
 

Research Interests

Corpus Linguistics
Register analysis
Psycholinguistics
Language Acquisition
Discourse Analysis
Cognitive Linguistics

Supervision of Bachelor theses covering psycholinguistics, textlinguistics, academic writing

 

Conference Papers / Colloquia

02/2014 - Lexical chains and topic continuity across registers in English and German. Colloquium Saarbrücken, Universität des Saarlandes (with Stella Neumann and Tatiana Serbina).

07/2013 - German and English Contrasts: Thematic Progression in the Register of Popular Scientfic Writing. 7th International Contrastive Linguistics Conference. 11-13. July 2013. Gent, Belgium (with Tatiana Serbina)

04/2013 - Bringing Tolkien to the table: Narrative filtering and conceptual metaphor in the table top game adaptions 'The Lord of the Rings' and 'The Hobbit'. 26. – 28 April 2013. 10. Tolkien Seminar in Aachen, (with Timo Lothmann).

01/2013 - Shell nouns in academic written discourse. Linguistic Colloquium, RWTH Aachen.

 

Publications

Lothmann, Timo and Nicole Hützen (2013). Bringing Tolkien to the Table: Blending and Conceptual Metaphor in Board Game Adaptations of the Lord of the Rings and The Hobbit. Hither Shore. Interdisciplinary Journal on Modern Fantasy Literature, 10.