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Introduction

Areas of expertise

External responsibilities

Awards

Diplomas

Research interests

French belgian sign language (LSFB), Contrastive linguistics: French - French belgian sign language, Corpus linguistics, Reformulation, Repetition, Bilingual education for the deaf

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Belgian Social Sciences
discourse Social Sciences
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Belgium Social Sciences
syntax Social Sciences
Sign Language Arts & Humanities
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Selected Projects 2000 2021

Fluence et disfluence. Etude comparative des marques qui facilitent l’interprétation

Meurant, L., Degand, E., Gilquin, G., Simon, A. C. & Notarrigo, I.

1/06/13 → …

Project: Research

Selected Research Output 2004 2018

Slicing your SL data into Basic Discourse Units (BDUs). Adapting the BDU model (syntax + prosody) to signed discourse

Gabarro-Lopez, S. & Meurant, L., 2016, Proceedings of the 7th workshop on the Representation and Processing of Sign Languages:Corpus Mining. p. 81-89 8 p.

Research output: Contribution in Book/Catalog/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File

Interprètes en milieu scolaire : apports et limites: Le cas des classes bilingues en inclusion à Namur

Brillant, P., Ghesquiere, M., Leclerc, S., Roberfroid, B. & Meurant, L., 2016, (Submitted) In : Double sens.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

The French Belgian Sign Language Corpus. A User-Friendly Corpus Searchable Online

Meurant, L. & Sinte, A., 2016, (Accepted/In press) Proceedings of the 7th workshop on the Representation and Processing of Sign Languages:Corpus Mining: LREC 2016. p. 166-174 9 p.

Research output: Contribution in Book/Catalog/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
Websites
Glossaries
Metadata

Using sign language corpora as bilingual corpora for data mining: Contrastive linguistics and computer-assisted annotation

Meurant, L., Cleve, A. & Crasborn, O., 2016, (Accepted/In press) Proceedings of the 7th workshop on the Representation and Processing of Sign Languages:Corpus Mining: LREC 2016. p. 159-166 8 p. (Proceedings of the Workshop on the Representation and Processing of Sign Languages).

Research output: Contribution in Book/Catalog/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
Linguistics
Data mining
Testing

Modelling a parallel corpus of French and French Belgian Sign Language (LSFB)

Meurant, L., Gobert, M. & Cleve, A., May 2016, Proceedings of the 10th International Conference on Language Resources and Evaluation, LREC 2016. European Language Resources Association (ELRA), p. 4236-4240 5 p.

Research output: Contribution in Book/Catalog/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File
Parallel Corpora
Modeling
Sign Language
Concordancer
Bilingual Schools

Weak Hand Lowering across signing styles of French Belgian Sign Language (LSFB)

Paligot, A. & Meurant, L., 5 Jan 2016, (Unpublished).

Research output: Contribution to conferencePoster

File

Corpus LSFB. First digital open access corpus of movies and annotations of French Belgian Sign Language (LSFB).

Meurant, L., 2015, (Accepted/In press)

Research output: Non-textual formData set/Database

Open Access

The speakers'eye gaze. Creating deictic, anaphoric and pseudo-deictic spaces of reference

Meurant, L., 2007, Sign Languages: spinning and unraveling the past, present and future. TILSR 9, forty five papers and three posters from the 9th Theoretical Issues in Sign Language Research Conference, Florianopolis, Brazil, December 2006. Quadros, D. (ed.). p. 403-414 12 p.

Research output: Contribution in Book/Catalog/Report/Conference proceedingConference contribution

Open Access
File

Datasets

LSFB Annotations - Phase 2

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

Dataset

Lex-LSFB

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

Dataset

LSFB Annotations - Phase 1

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

Dataset

Selected Activities 2002 2018

ICED 2015 - 22nd International Congress on the Education of the Deaf

Laurence Meurant (Speaker)
6 Jul 20159 Jul 2015

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation to a Symposium, a study Day

Double sens (Journal)

Laurence Meurant (Peer reviewer)
2015 → …

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPublication peer-review

7th Workshop on the Representation and Processing of Sign Languages: Corpus Mining

Laurence Meurant (Speaker)
28 May 2016

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in conference

Thesis

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

File

Les marqueurs de (dis)fluence en Langue des signes de Belgique francophone

Author: Notarrigo, I., 30 Aug 2017

Supervisor: Meurant, L. (Supervisor), Simon, A. C. (External person) (Co-Supervisor), Vandelanotte, L. (President), Van Herreweghe, M. (External person) (Jury) & Perniss, P. (External person) (Jury)

Student thesis: Doc typesDoctor of Languages, Letters and Translation

File

Valeurs aspectuelles et temporelles en langue des signe de Belgique Francophone (LSFB): Marqueurs spécifiques et variations en discours

Author: Sinte, A., 13 Nov 2013

Supervisor: Giot, J. (Supervisor), Meurant, L. (Jury), Palumbo, G. (President), Parisot, A. (External person) (Jury), Sallandre, M. (External person) (Jury) & Vermeerbergen, M. (External person) (Jury)

Student thesis: Doc typesDoctor of Languages, Letters and Translation

La « Gestuelle » de l'acteur-mime : de la langue au discours

Author: Dejemeppe, J., 2010

Supervisor: Meurant, L. (Co-Supervisor)

Student thesis: Master typesMaster in Roman Languages

Press / Media

Les Eclaireurs

Laurence Meurant

3/06/17

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment

Le Forum de Midi Première

Laurence Meurant

23/03/18

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Expert Comment