Seminario La Canaria Negra

Monday, 22 November, 2021

The Text Edition and Textual Analysis division of the University Institute of Textual Applications and Analysis, opens its project LA CANARIA NEGRA, a new literary specimen with the realization of the First seminar of the same title, through which wishes to study one of the most interesting literary phenomena of written literature in the Canary Islands: The Black Novel emerged at the beginning of the 21st century with a large group of novelists who venture into various modalities of the subgenre, and who have flooded our Islands with the most diverse detectives fur.

In the first weekly, the writer and journalist Concha de Ganzo will tell us about her novel "The crime of the Cruz sisters", published by Ediciones Remotas.

Held in classroom 4 of the Humanities Building, aimed in a special way at the students of the University Master's Degree in Teaching Spanish and its culture.

I Conference Antonio Lozano

Thursday, 18 November, 2021

The Division of Text Editing and Textual Analysis, belonging to the University Institute of Analysis and Textual Applications, carried out, in collaboration with the Antonio Lozano Cultural Chair on Criminal Genre , the 1st Antonio Lozano Conference, on the 29th and November 30, 2022, between 4:00 p.m. and 8:30 p.m., in the Humanities Degree Classroom (Annex Building, Obelisco campus, Pérez del Toro, 1).

Those who wish to attend can register, free of charge, at the following link:

Talk: A computer solution for Digital Humanities Projects: experiences and perspectives.

Wednesday, 17 November, 2021

The University Institute of Textual Analysis and Applications (IATEXT) of the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria will present different computer solutions for research projects related to Digital Humanities, this includes Philology, Translation, History, Geography, Law, Psychology ... The IATEXT offers to collect the computer needs common to different research areas in order to contribute practical solutions. Specifically, it will present a prototype of a textual morphological analyzer in the development phase that will be able to cover other research groups, with the possibility of adapting its functionality to the needs of each group. At the end of the talk (40 minutes) a moderated debate will be opened among the attendees on the subject and an agenda of contacts will be established with those interested in developing Digital Humanities Projects.

Writing the Email in Spanish and English: Brief Recommendations.

Monday, 15 November, 2021

Dr. María Nayra Rodríguez Rodríguez, a member of the IATEXT, and Dr. Soraya García-Sánchez have recently published an electronic style recommendation guide in Spanish "Writing E-mail in Spanish and English: Brief Recommendations."

This document has suggestions for the correct use of Spanish and English in institutional emails, that is, it is intended to provide basic guidance on this topic. The guide is divided into two chapters, the first with style tips for preparing e-mails in Spanish and the second, with insights for e-mails in English for an institutional recipient.

Link to access the guide: