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31 May 2018

Publishing the LCD at ICAME 39

Our poster announcing the publication of the LCD search interface won an honourable mention at the ICAME 39 conference in Tampere, Finland.

15 May 2018

2nd LCD project course successfully completed

The students of the advanced study module used the LCD this spring to conduct small-scale meta-analyses of change in the Late Middle English period. We would like to thank the attendees, who worked hard and learned a lot!

29 March 2018

Paper on LCD and LADA published

Our latest paper, Open science for English historical corpus linguistics: Introducing the Language Change Database, has been published in the Proceedings of DHN 2018.

8 March 2018

LCD at DHN 2018

Joonas Kesäniemi and Turo Vartiainen gave a presentation on the LCD at the DHN 2018 conference in Helsinki.

16 January 2018

Annual report, 2016–2017

The second annual report of the Reassessing Language Change project has been published, with an overview of our activities over the past two years.

18 October 2017

LCD and LADA presented at HELDIG Summit 2017

Joonas Kesäniemi and Turo Vartiainen gave a presentation on the LCD at the HELDIG Digital Humanities Summit in Helsinki. Joonas also gave a demo of the LCD Aggregated Data Analysis workbench (LADA).

25 May 2017

LCD poster on display at ICAME 38

Joonas Kesäniemi, Turo Vartiainen and Tanja Säily presented a poster describing the latest developments regarding the database and LADA, the LCD Aggregated Data Analysis workbench, at the ICAME 38 conference in Prague.

15–17 May 2017

Jefrey Lijffijt’s visit

Project collaborator Jefrey Lijffijt visited the team in Helsinki to hear about the latest developments concerning the database and to give a demonstration of the tools he has been developing.

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