IAFLL Porto 2022 – Student bursary winners

IAFLL Porto 2022 – Student Bursary winners

The IAFLL Executive Committee would like to send its congratulations to the five recipients of the bursaries for the 4th European Conference of the IAFLL in Porto. Each winner will be awarded up to €400 to cover expenses to attend the conference. The winners, their affiliations and the titles of the their talks are:


  • Cheima Bouchrara (University of Surrey, UK)
    “Ladies and gentlemen of the jury”: Uncovering discursive and linguistic patterns in closing arguments in US criminal trials
  • Natalie Jones (University of Leeds, UK)
    Representing realities in Derek Chauvin’s criminal trial: Prosecution and defence strategies in opening speeches
  • Andriana Maria Korasidi (National and Kapodistrian University of Athens, Greece) (with George Mikros)
    Where Edges meet: Identifying ideological and emotional commonalities in far-left and far-right terrorist Greek groups based on a corpus-driven analysis
  • Oluwole Sanni (University of Warsaw, Poland)
    Discourse Strategies and Positioning Moves in Selected African Suicide Notes
  • Dakota Wing (York University, Canada)
    From opinion to fact: ‘Beliefs’ and subjective descriptors in Canadian police reports


On behalf of the IAFLL Executive Committee

David Wright, Communications Officer