Building: ehem. Couven-Gymnasium (1070)
- mondays, 10-12am -- next consultation hours on Monday, 28th September
- Corpus Linguistics
- Register analysis
- 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.
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.