Publications

Books

  • Coulthard, M., Johnson, A. and Wright, D. (2017) An Introduction to Forensic Linguistics: Language in Evidence (2nd edn). London: Routledge.

Journal articles

  • Wright, D. (2017). Using word n-grams to identify authors and idiolects: a corpus approach to a forensic linguistic problem. International Journal of Corpus Linguistics, 22(2), 212-241.
  • Johnson, A. and Wright, D. (2014) Identifying idiolect in forensic authorship attribution: an n-gram textbite approach. Language and Law / Linguagem e Direito 1(1), 37-69.
  • Wright, D. (2013) Stylistic variation within genre conventions in the Enron email corpus: Developing a text-sensitive methodology for authorship research. International Journal of Speech, Language and the Law 20(1): 45-75.
  • Wright, D. (2012) Scrunch, growze, or chobble?: investigating regional variation in sound symbolism in the Survey of English Dialects. Leeds Working Papers in Linguistics and Phonetics 17, 2012.
  • Wright, D. (2011) The accuracy and motivations of semi-phonetic respellings in ‘Summer Bulletin’ dialect literature. Transactions of the Yorkshire Dialect Society 111(22), 36-44.

Book chapters

  • MacLeod, N, and Wright, D. (forthcoming). Digital approaches to forensic authorship analysis and synthesis. In S. Adolphs and D. Knight (eds). Routledge Handbook of English Language and Digital Humanities. London: Routledge.

Edited Volumes

  • Wright, D., Di Bari, M., Norton, C., Abdullah, A. and Khamam, R. (eds.) (2013). Leeds Working Papers in Linguistics and Phonetics, vol. 18.