Vol. 3 No. 1 (2016)

Aportaciones de la Lingüística de Corpus al estudio de la conferencia como género académico de divulgación científica / Corpus Linguistics contributions to the study of conference presentations as an academic discourse

Pilar Robles Garrote
Sapienza Università di Roma
Published April 29, 2016


corpus linguistics, lecture, conference presentation, academic-scientific genre, oral dissertation.


This article aims to present an overview of what the research landscape Corpus Linguistics has contributed to the study of conference presentation as an academic discourse to the dissemination of scientific knowledge. To this end, a brief review is done through various contributions from studies based on the analysis of corpus which in recent years have addressed the scientific conference presentation genre from different perspectives, outlining the empirical approach to this field of Linguistics.