September 6th, 2021, University of Alicante, Spain

The focus conference on Forensic Linguistics will take place at the University of Alicante on September 6th, prior to the 5th ILLA General Conference (Sept. 7th-9th).

Organizers: Prof. Dr. Dieter Stein (Heinrich-Heine Universität, Düssesdorf) and Prof. Victoria Guillén (University of Alicante).

This focus conference invites papers dealing with the scientific linguistic analysis of language as evidence. Suggested areas of discussion include but are not limited to the following:

  • Authorship identification
  • Speaker identification
  • Plagiarism detection
  • Deception and lie detection
  • Linguistic profiling
  • Language crimes
  • Language cybercrimes