Namur Institute of Language, Text and Transmediality

  • Belgium

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artifact Social Sciences
discourse Social Sciences
grammar Social Sciences
language Social Sciences
Belgium Social Sciences
multimodality Social Sciences
disability Social Sciences
education Social Sciences

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Projects 2011 2021

EUROSIGN: Comparative Approach on European Sign Languages

Meurant, L., Sallandre, M., Garcia, B., Becker, C., Plaza-Pust, C., Van Herreweghe, M., Vermeerbergent, M., Barberà Altimira , G., Capirci, O. & Nyst, V.


Project: Research

Research Output 2011 2019

Komplexe Überdachung III: Belgien

Darquennes, J. 2019 (Accepted/In press) Language & Space: Deutsch (Handbücher zur Sprach- und Kommunikationswissenschaft 30.4). de Gruyter

Research output: Contribution in Book/Catalog/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Subversive Criticism on Religion-as-Politics: Remarks on SAID’s Sequel Texts 'Selbstbildnis für eine ferne Mutter' and 'Landschaften einer fernen Mutter'

Palm, C. 2019 (Submitted) Migration & Religion in European Literature. Mitterbauer, H. & Sepp, A. (eds.). Rodopi, (Internationale Forschungen zur Allgemeinen und Vergleichenden Literaturwissenschaft (IFAVL) )

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

To what extent are discourse markers related to age and educational background? A comparative account between two sign languages

Gabarro-Lopez, S. 2019 (In preparation) Pragmatic Markers and their Functions: Applied Perspectives. Crible, L. (ed.). John Benjamins Publishing Company, (Pragmatics & Beyond New Series)

Research output: Contribution in Book/Catalog/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)

Activities 2011 2018

AUPTIC - Les technologies au service du pédagogique

Fievez, F. (Contributor), Schutz, N. (Contributor), Willems, É. (Contributor), Mele, G. (Contributor)
21 Nov 201823 Nov 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an eventParticipation in conference

Surdité et typologie des langues. Quelles implications didactiques ?

Meurant, L. (Member of Scientific Committee)
29 Oct 20182 Nov 2018

Activity: Participation in workshop, seminar, course

Legal and institutional translation policies: An interdisciplinary inquiry into past, present and future challenges

Darquennes, J. (Member of Scientific Committee)
20 Sep 201822 Sep 2018

Activity: Participation in conference


Prix d'une des meilleures contributions - Moodlemoot 2018

François-Xavier Fievez (Recipient), Natassia Schutz (Recipient), Éric Willems (Recipient), Laurence Dumortier (Recipient), Guy Deville (Recipient) & Caroline Ceuppens (Recipient), Jul 2018

Prize: Other distinction

Press / Media

Le Forum de Midi Première

Laurence Meurant


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Les Belges se débrouillent plutôt bien en anglais

Dirk Delabastita


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Interview radio 1, VPRO, OVT, Amsterdam

Elisabeth Leijnse


1 media contribution

Press/Media: Public Engagement Activities


LSFB Annotations - Phase 2

Meurant, L. (Creator), Bernagou, É. (Creator), Paligot, A. (Creator), Gobert, M. (Creator), University of Namur, 2021



Meurant, L. (Creator), Bernagou, É. (Creator), University of Namur, 2015


LSFB Annotations - Phase 1

Meurant, L. (Creator), Bernagou, É. (Creator), University of Namur, 2015


Student theses

Deutschsprachige Verbrechens- und Kriminalliteratur der Gegenwart. Ferdinand von Schirachs Darstellung des Verbrechens in "Verbrechen" und "Tabu"

Author: Varisano, K., Roland, H. & Leyh, V., Jun 2018

Supervisor: Roland, H. (External person) (Supervisor) & Leyh, V. (Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master typesMaster

Discourse Markers in French Belgian Sign Language (LSFB) and Catalan Sign Language (LSC): BUOYS, PALM-UP and SAME: Variation, functions and position in discourse

Author: Gabarro-Lopez, S., 21 Sep 2017

Supervisor: Meurant, L. (Supervisor), Barberà Altimira , G. (External person) (Co-Supervisor), Degand, L. (External person) (Jury), Vermeerbergen, M. (External person) (Jury), Crasborn, O. (External person) (Jury) & Sinte, A. (President)

Student thesis: Doc typesDoctor of Languages, Letters and Translation


Fictions de la science et sciences fictives. Les sciences du vivant et l'astronomie dans le roman d'aventures scientifique (1880-1915)

Author: Bertrand, C., 24 Apr 2018

Supervisor: De Mulder, C. (Supervisor), Vrydaghs, D. (President), Brix, M. (Jury), Bertrand, J. (External person) (Jury), Marchal, H. (External person) (Jury) & Letourneux, M. (External person) (Jury)

Student thesis: Doc typesDoctor of Languages, Letters and Translation