Prof Bill Richardson

BA, H.DIP., MA., DOCTORAT

Contact Details

Professor
Department of Spanish
Nuig

T: Ext. 2136
E: bill.richardson@nuigalway.ie
 
researcher

Biography

Research Interests

Spanish language and linguistics; Spanish-English translation; deictic reference in Spanish and English; language and cultural difference; the works of Jorge Luis Borges

Peer Reviewed Journals

  Year Publication
(2012) 'Garay Street and Being-in-the-World: Human spatiality in Borges's 'El Aleph''
Bill Richardson (2012) 'Garay Street and Being-in-the-World: Human spatiality in Borges's 'El Aleph''. Variaciones Borges, [Details]
(2006) ''A wound that cries out': Trauma and collective identity in Buero Vallejo's El 'Tragaluz''
Richardson, B (2006) ''A wound that cries out': Trauma and collective identity in Buero Vallejo's El 'Tragaluz''. Bulletin Of Hispanic Studies, 83 :45-60 [Details]
(2010) 'Spatial concepts in Borges's stories'
Richardson, Bill (2010) 'Spatial concepts in Borges's stories'. Variaciones Borges, 30 :43-58 [Details]
(1996) 'Spanish spatial deictic features: indices of entities, location and movement'
Richardson, Bill (1996) 'Spanish spatial deictic features: indices of entities, location and movement'. International Review of Applied Linguistics (IRAL), 34 (4):215-31 [Details]
(1994) 'Translating dislocated temporal deictics in Lorca’s ’La casa de Bernarda Alba'
Richardson, Bill (1994) 'Translating dislocated temporal deictics in Lorca’s ’La casa de Bernarda Alba'. Sendebar, :225-240 [Details]
(1994) 'Enfoques deícticos en inglés y español'
Richardson, Bill (1994) 'Enfoques deícticos en inglés y español'. Revista Española de Lingüística Aplicada, 10 :569-76 [Details]
(1994) 'Deixis and translation'
Richardson, Bill (1994) 'Deixis and translation'. Teanga, 14 :27-39 [Details]

Books

  Year Publication
(2012) Borges and Space.
Bill Richardson (2012) Borges and Space. Oxford: Peter Lang. [Details]
(2008) Contemporary Spain.
Ross, C., Richardson, B. (2008) Contemporary Spain. : Hodder Education London. [Details]
(2001) Spanish Studies: an Introduction.
Richardson, B. (2001) Spanish Studies: an Introduction. : Arnold London. [Details]

Book Chapters

  Year Publication
(2015) 'Patterns of Place and Space in the Work of Rulfo'
Bill Richardson (2015) 'Patterns of Place and Space in the Work of Rulfo' In: Rethinking Juan Rulfo’s Creative World: Prose, Photography, Film. Oxford: Legenda. [Details]
(2012) 'Introduction'
Bill Richardson & Lorraine Kelly (2012) 'Introduction' In: Power, place and representation: literary, cultural and socio-political sites of independence in Latin America. Oxford: Peter Lang. [Details]
(2012) 'Borges and the Production of (Independent) Space'
Bill Richardson (2012) 'Borges and the Production of (Independent) Space' In: Power, place and representation: literary, cultural and socio-political sites of independence in Latin America. Oxford: Peter Lang. [Details]
(2010) 'Quien es ese?: Deixis, Identity and the Trauma of War in 'Historia de una escalera' and 'El tragaluz''
Bill Richardson (2010) 'Quien es ese?: Deixis, Identity and the Trauma of War in 'Historia de una escalera' and 'El tragaluz'' In: Guerra y Memoria en la España Contemporánea. Madrid: Editorial Verbum. [Details]
(2000) 'Otra lengua, otra cultura: lenguaje y diferencias culturales'
Bill Richardson (2000) 'Otra lengua, otra cultura: lenguaje y diferencias culturales' In: Conferencias del Curso Académico 1999-2000. Granada: Editorial Comares. [Details]
(1999) 'Spatial and deictic reference in three Borges stories'
Bill Richardson (1999) 'Spatial and deictic reference in three Borges stories' In: A Lifetime’s Reading: Hispanic essays for Patrick Gallagher. Dublin: UCD Press. [Details]
(1996) 'Deictic Features and the Translator'
Bill Richardson (1996) 'Deictic Features and the Translator' In: The Pragmatics of Translation. Clevedon: Multilingual Matters. [Details]

Conference Publications

  Year Publication
(2009) IV Coloquio Internacional de Literatura Comparada Borges-Francia
Bill Richardson (2009) Borges y l'espace lefebvrien . In: Magdalena Cámpora and Javier Roberto González eds. IV Coloquio Internacional de Literatura Comparada Borges-Francia Buenos Aires, , pp.432-438 [Details]
(2008) Primeras Jornadas del Nordeste sobre Literaturas en Lengua Española
Bill Richardson (2008) La referencia deíctica en 'El aleph' Primeras Jornadas del Nordeste sobre Literaturas en Lengua Española [Details]
(2006) 25o Congreso Internacional de la Asociación Española de Logopedia, Foniatría y Audiología
Bill Richardson (2006) Perspectiva y pragmática: enfoques deícticos y contexto comunicativo en inglés y español 25o Congreso Internacional de la Asociación Española de Logopedia, Foniatría y Audiología , pp.167-173 [Details]
(2003) Latin American Identities
Bill Richardson (2003) Endless possibilities: places and identities in Borges Latin American Identities [Details]
(2001) SIETAR-UK Conference on Globalisation, Foreign Languages and Intercultural Learning
Bill Richardson (2001) The self and the other: nature, nurture and interculturality SIETAR-UK Conference on Globalisation, Foreign Languages and Intercultural Learning [Details]
(2001) VI Jornadas sobre la enseñanza de la lengua española
Bill Richardson (2001) La deíxis, la enunciación y el aprendizaje del español como lengua extranjera VI Jornadas sobre la enseñanza de la lengua española [Details]
(1999) One community and many identities - on the crossroads of a new Europe: SIETAR Europa Congress
Bill Richardson (1999) Language and Cultural Difference: the Sapir-Whorf Hypothesis . In: Ariella Cuk and Franco del Campo eds. One community and many identities - on the crossroads of a new Europe: SIETAR Europa Congress Trieste, , pp.111-126 [Details]
(1996) Time, Space and Identity: Second International Colloquium on Deixis
Bill Richardson and Maray Flaherty (1996) Cognition, perception and deixis: the expression of spatial relationships in Spanish and English Time, Space and Identity: Second International Colloquium on Deixis [Details]

Edited Books

  Year Publication
(2015) Spatiality and Symbolic Expression: On the Links Between Place and Culture.
Bill Richardson (Ed.). (2015) Spatiality and Symbolic Expression: On the Links Between Place and Culture Spatiality and Symbolic Expression: On the Links Between Place and Culture. New York: Palgrave Macmillan. [Details]
(2012) Power, place and representation: literary, cultural and socio-political sites of independence in Latin America.
Richardson, Bill & Kelly, Lorraine (Ed.). (2012) Power, place and representation: literary, cultural and socio-political sites of independence in Latin America Power, place and representation: literary, cultural and socio-political sites of independence in Latin America. Oxford: Peter Lang. [Details]
(1989) Languages in the 1990s : Proceedings of the MLTA’s Third National Modern Languages Convention held at Dublin City University, 29-30 January 1989.
Richardson, Bill, Bebhinn O’Meadhra, Cormac O’Cuilleanáin (Ed.). (1989) Languages in the 1990s : Proceedings of the MLTA’s Third National Modern Languages Convention held at Dublin City University, 29-30 January 1989 Languages in the 1990s : Proceedings of the MLTA’s Third National Modern Languages Convention held at Dublin City University, 29-30 January 1989. Dublin: MLTA/DCU. [Details]

Other Journals

  Year Publication
(2000) 'Exploring the ’other’: innovation and research in third-level language education'
Bill Richardson (2000) 'Exploring the ’other’: innovation and research in third-level language education' Teangeolas, (38-39) :72-79. [Details]
(1998) 'Cultural and cognitive factors in spatial expression'
Bill Richardson (1998) 'Cultural and cognitive factors in spatial expression' SALIS Working Papers in Language and Society, . [Details]
(1995) 'Adults learning languages'
Richardson, Bill, & H O’Connell (1995) 'Adults learning languages' Teangeolas, (34) :20-23. [Details]
(1990) 'Tackling the Spanish verb system'
Bill Richardson (1990) 'Tackling the Spanish verb system' Vida Hispanica, (1) :8-12. [Details]
(1988) 'European University Cooperation in action: the Irish College at Alcalá de Henares'
Bill Richardson (1988) 'European University Cooperation in action: the Irish College at Alcalá de Henares' Journal of Higher Education Studies, 3 (1) :2-8. [Details]

Conference Paper

  Year Publication
(2006) Perspectiva y pragmática: enfoques deícticos y contexto comunicativo en inglés y español. 25o Congreso Internacional de la Asociación Española de Logopedia, Foniatría y Audiología.
Richardson, B. (2006) Perspectiva y pragmática: enfoques deícticos y contexto comunicativo en inglés y español. 25o Congreso Internacional de la Asociación Española de Logopedia, Foniatría y Audiología. University of Granada, Spain: Conference Paper [Details]
(2006) La referencia deíctica en 'El aleph'. Primeras Jornadas del Nordeste sobre Literaturas en Lengua Española.
Richardson, B. (2006) La referencia deíctica en 'El aleph'. Primeras Jornadas del Nordeste sobre Literaturas en Lengua Española. Resistencia, Argentina: Conference Paper [Details]
(2005) Memory, identity and deictic reference in Borges's Death and the compass. Memory in the Crime Genre.
Richardson, B. (2005) Memory, identity and deictic reference in Borges's Death and the compass. Memory in the Crime Genre. NUI Galway: Conference Paper [Details]
(2003) Endless possibilities: places and identities in Borges. Latin American Identities.
Richardson, B. (2003) Endless possibilities: places and identities in Borges. Latin American Identities. NUI Galway: Conference Paper [Details]
(2003) Locations and their meanings in the work of Jorge Luis Borges. Place, Memory, Identities: Australia, Spain and the New World: Second Universitat de Barcelona.
Richardson, B. (2003) Locations and their meanings in the work of Jorge Luis Borges. Place, Memory, Identities: Australia, Spain and the New World: Second Universitat de Barcelona. LaTrobe University Conference, Melbourne, Australia: Conference Paper [Details]
(2002) What the Skylight shows us: trauma, repression and collective identity in Buero's El tragaluz. Association for Contemporary Iberian Studies.
Richardson, B. (2002) What the Skylight shows us: trauma, repression and collective identity in Buero's El tragaluz. Association for Contemporary Iberian Studies. Valencia: Conference Paper [Details]
(2001) Culture, interculture and the language learner. European Year of Languages Conference on Culture: Mine, Yours, Whose?. A joint conference of the Modern Language Teachers Associations of Ireland.
Richardson, B. (2001) Culture, interculture and the language learner. European Year of Languages Conference on Culture: Mine, Yours, Whose?. A joint conference of the Modern Language Teachers Associations of Ireland. St Patrick's College, Dublin: Conference Paper [Details]
(2001) El giro intercultural en lenguas modernas. Plenary Lecture, European Year of Languages International Conference on Historia de las Metodologías en la Enseñanza/Aprendizaje de las Lenguas Modernas.
Richardson, B. (2001) El giro intercultural en lenguas modernas. Plenary Lecture, European Year of Languages International Conference on Historia de las Metodologías en la Enseñanza/Aprendizaje de las Lenguas Modernas. University of Salamanca, Spain: Conference Paper [Details]
(2000) Deixis, perspective and the language learner. Centre for Language Studies Seminar.
Richardson, B. (2000) Deixis, perspective and the language learner. Centre for Language Studies Seminar. Dublin City University: Conference Paper [Details]
(2000) La deíxis, la enunciación y el aprendizaje del español como lengua extranjera. VI Jornadas sobre la enseñanza de la lengua española.
Richardson, B. (2000) La deíxis, la enunciación y el aprendizaje del español como lengua extranjera. VI Jornadas sobre la enseñanza de la lengua española. Granada: Conference Paper [Details]
(2000) Spanish at third level in Ireland. Jornada de Formación para Profesores de Español como Segunda Lengua.
Richardson, B. (2000) Spanish at third level in Ireland. Jornada de Formación para Profesores de Español como Segunda Lengua. UCD: Conference Paper [Details]
(1999) Otro idioma, otra cultura: lenguaje y diferencias culturales. Public Lecture at the Translation Faculty of the University of Granada.
Richardson, B. (1999) Otro idioma, otra cultura: lenguaje y diferencias culturales. Public Lecture at the Translation Faculty of the University of Granada. University of Granada: Conference Paper [Details]
(1999) Language and Cultural Difference: the Sapir-Whorf Hypothesis. One community and many identities - on the crossroads of a new Europe: SIETAR Europa Congress.
Richardson, B. (1999) Language and Cultural Difference: the Sapir-Whorf Hypothesis. One community and many identities - on the crossroads of a new Europe: SIETAR Europa Congress. Trieste: Conference Paper [Details]
(1997) Deictic reference, spatial expression and the language learner. Hispanic Research Seminar.
Richardson, B. (1997) Deictic reference, spatial expression and the language learner. Hispanic Research Seminar. University College Cork: Conference Paper [Details]
(1997) Markers of person, place and time in Spanish-English translation. Invited Lecture, Faculty of Translation and Interpreting.
Richardson, B. (1997) Markers of person, place and time in Spanish-English translation. Invited Lecture, Faculty of Translation and Interpreting. University of Las Palmas: Conference Paper [Details]
(1997) Deictic features in Spanish-English translation. Association of Hispanists of Great Britain and Ireland Conference.
Richardson, B. (1997) Deictic features in Spanish-English translation. Association of Hispanists of Great Britain and Ireland Conference. King's College London: Conference Paper [Details]
(1996) A corpus-based approach to Spanish spatial deictic features. Unity in Diversity?: International Conference on Translation Studies.
Richardson, B., Walsh, C. (1996) A corpus-based approach to Spanish spatial deictic features. Unity in Diversity?: International Conference on Translation Studies. Dublin City University: Conference Paper [Details]
(1996) Cognition, perception and deixis: the expression of spatial relationships in Spanish and English. Time, Space and Identity: Second International Colloquium on Deixis.
Richardson, B., Flaherty, M. (1996) Cognition, perception and deixis: the expression of spatial relationships in Spanish and English. Time, Space and Identity: Second International Colloquium on Deixis. Nancy: Conference Paper [Details]
(1995) Crossing the psycholinguistic frontier - learners acquiring 'foreign' deixis. Primer Congreso Internacional Adquisicion e Aprendizaxe das Linguas Segundas e As Suas Literaturas.
Richardson, B. (1995) Crossing the psycholinguistic frontier - learners acquiring 'foreign' deixis. Primer Congreso Internacional Adquisicion e Aprendizaxe das Linguas Segundas e As Suas Literaturas. Universidad de Santiago, Lugo: Conference Paper [Details]
(1994) Foreign languages in the Irish education system, with special reference to the case of Spanish. Coloquio Internacional - Las Lenguas en la Europa Comunitaria.
Richardson, B. (1994) Foreign languages in the Irish education system, with special reference to the case of Spanish. Coloquio Internacional - Las Lenguas en la Europa Comunitaria. Barcelona: Conference Paper [Details]
(1993) Deixis in translation. Research in Progress in Applied Linguistics.
Richardson, B. (1993) Deixis in translation. Research in Progress in Applied Linguistics. Dublin City University: Conference Paper [Details]
(1992) Deictic perspective in Spanish and English. El Español Actual 1492-1992.
Richardson, B. (1992) Deictic perspective in Spanish and English. El Español Actual 1492-1992. University of Granada: Conference Paper [Details]
(1990) A strategy for the development of foreign languages in the hotel, catering and tourism industry in Ireland. EncoDe conference on Business Communication in a Multilingual Europe.
Richardson, B., Péchenart, J., Gibney, A. (1990) A strategy for the development of foreign languages in the hotel, catering and tourism industry in Ireland. EncoDe conference on Business Communication in a Multilingual Europe. University of Antwerp: Conference Paper [Details]
(1988) Criterios para la definición de un programa de español para principiantes. Annual Conference of the European Association of Spanish Teachers.
Richardson, B. (1988) Criterios para la definición de un programa de español para principiantes. Annual Conference of the European Association of Spanish Teachers. Almagro: Conference Paper [Details]
(1988) The Irish College at Alcalá de Henares. Merriman Summer School on Ireland and Spain.
Richardson, B. (1988) The Irish College at Alcalá de Henares. Merriman Summer School on Ireland and Spain. Lahinch: Conference Paper [Details]
(1987) The teaching of literature and Teaching mixed-ability students. MLTA National Convention.
Richardson, B. (1987) The teaching of literature and Teaching mixed-ability students. MLTA National Convention. Trinity College Dublin: Conference Paper [Details]

Invited Lectures

  Year Publication
(2012) Garay Street and Being-in-the-world: human spatiality in Borges's 'El Aleph'.
Bill Richardson (2012) Garay Street and Being-in-the-world: human spatiality in Borges's 'El Aleph'. Borges Center, University of Pittsburgh, USA: Invited Lectures [Details]
(1992) Contrasting Spanish and English deixis and Ireland and Spain: on the European periphery?. Semana Inglesa.
Richardson, B. (1992) Contrasting Spanish and English deixis and Ireland and Spain: on the European periphery?. Semana Inglesa. University of Las Palmas: Invited Lectures [Details]
(1989) Junior Certificate Spanish: the rationale for a communicative syllabus. Spanish Teachers Association Conference.
Richardson, B. (1989) Junior Certificate Spanish: the rationale for a communicative syllabus. Spanish Teachers Association Conference. Dublin: Invited Lectures [Details]

Research Seminar

  Year Publication
(1992) Aspects of spatial, and other, deixis. Research Seminar, School of Applied Languages.
Richardson, B. (1992) Aspects of spatial, and other, deixis. Research Seminar, School of Applied Languages. DCU: Research Seminar [Details]

Outreach Activities

  Description

Public Lecture: 'Tradition and Transformation: Jorge Luis Borges and the Meaning of Life', Town Hall Theatre, Galway, 31 January 2012.