Research into the life and work of sister Jeanne Devos in India, composing and writing a biography about the life and work of sister Jeanne Devos. KU Leuven
Sr. Jeanne Devos is a household name in Flanders. The sister gained fame through her efforts to improve the future of home workers in Indian metropolises. Because of her fame, she becomes the central figure in this research. We conduct research into her life, after which we try to make a biography of it.
Fostering rephrasing and cohesion strategies in academic writing in a foreign language through automated writing evaluation Ghent University
This project aims to investigate the potential and the added value of automated feedback on written syntheses produced by students of German in Flemish higher education, targeting their strategies regarding cohesion building and textual borrowing. Writing from sources in a foreign language (L2) is a genre that students majoring in languages need to master. However, because their linguistic resources are limited, they often merely cut-andpaste ...
Towards a blueprint for successful collaborative writing and revision in higher education: the interplay of instruction, interaction and writing processes and task complexity and their relation to text quality. KU Leuven
Source-based writing in L1, L2 and FL: modelling of successful process characteristics. University of Antwerp
Motoric, cognitive and linguistic writing process characteristics in Alzheimer's disease: A task validity, cross-sectional and longitudinal study. University of Antwerp
Multilingual Corpus of Writing Processes University of Antwerp
Assessing the impact of machine translation on L2 learnersU+2019 writing process and language learning Ghent University
Second language (L2) learners often use machine translation (MT) tools during composition writing. This study wants to investigate the effect of this usage on their writing and learning process. On the one hand, related research suggests that MT use stimulates L2 learners to focus more on global textual concerns. On the other, using MT may negatively impact the learning process.
Creative Writing in Continental Europe. A Study of Current Developments and Digital Prospects KU Leuven
During the PDM, I will focus on the development of creative writing workshops within the continental European context. The project entails two research axes. The first axis establishes a state-of-the-art of creative writing workshops in the Low Countries. By means of quantitative and qualitative research methods, I mainly aim to arrive at an insight into the significance of these workshops (e.g. as gatekeepers) for the Dutch-language literary ...
Sabbatical Ilse Schoep: Sealing and Writing Practices on Crete in the Bronze Age: A Social Perspective KU Leuven
The Sabbath period is devoted to the development of a monograph. Sealing and Writing Practices on Crete in the Bronze Age: A Social Perspective will consist of a newer, social approach to sealing and writing practices in writing with an emphasis on examining the social context in which they occur and the role they played in social reproduction and transformation. To explore the social importance of these practices, approaches will be drawn ...