Heliana Ribeiro de Mello

 

General Information

Academic Category: 

Full Professor / Researcher

Email:  hmello@ufmg.br

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Biographical note and Research Interests 

Heliana Mello is Full Professor of Linguistics and English at the Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, Brazil. Her current research interests center around the study of speech, namely syntax, semantics and pragmatics, through empirical methodology based on corpus data. Specializes in corpora compilation and treatment and is interested in quantitative analytic methods.

Relevant Publications

Ferreira, W. A. ; Giatti, L. ; Figueiredo, R. C. ; Mello, H. R. ; Barreto, S. M. . Validade Concorrente e de Face da Escala de MacArthur para Avaliação do Status Social Subjetivo: Estudo Longitudinal de Saúde do Adulto (ELSA-Brasil). Ciência & Saúde Coletiva, v. 23, p. 1267-1280, 2018.
Raso, T. ; Mello, H. R. . C-ORAL-BRASIL: Description, Methodology and Theoretical Framework (Refereed chapter). In: Tony Berber Sardinha; Telma de Lurdes São Bento. (Org.). Working with Portuguese Corpora. 1ed.London, Sydney: Bloomberg, 2014, v. 1, p. 257-278.
Mello, H. R.. African descendants’ rural vernacular Portuguese and its contribution to understanding the development of Brazilian Portuguese (Refereed Chapter). In: Salikoko Mufwene. (Org.). Iberian Imperialism and Language Evolution in Latin America. 1ed.Chicago: Chicago University Press, 2014, v. 1, p. 168-185.
Raso, T. ; Mello, H. R. . Spoken corpora and linguistic studies: problems and perspectives (Refereed chapter). In: Tommaso Raso; Heliana Mello. (Org.). Spoken Corpora and Linguistic Studies. 1ed.Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2014, v. 1, p. 1-26.
Mello, H. R.. Methodological issues for spontaneous speech corpora compilation: the case of C-ORAL-BRASIL. In: Tommaso Raso; Heliana Mello. (Org.). Spoken Corpora and Linguistic Studies. 1ed.Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company, 2014, v. 1, p. 27-68.