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Seminar Series - Princesses with beards: gender flexible identities in early childhood pedagogy.

Date: 15 October 2014 Time: 12.30 - 2.00 p.m.

Princesses with beards: gender flexible identities in early childhood pedagogy. Dr Jo Warin Lancaster University UK The study discussed he ... Read more»

 

Seminar Series - Technology support education: Modernisation of mathematics education in Serbia

Date: 12 November 2014 Time: 12.30 - 2.00 p.m.

Radovic Slavisa Technology support education: Modernisation of mathematics education in Serbia This presentation will outline the educational sy ... Read more»

 

 

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Public Interview with Professor Terry Eagleton

Date: 28 October 2014 Time: 7.30 pm

Professor Terry Eagleton is one of the world's leading literary critics and Distinguished Professor of English Literature at Lancaster University's ... Read more»

 

Zaffar Kunial - Lecture

Date: 4 November 2014 Time: 6.00 pm

Zaffar Kunial was born in Birmingham and is currently Writer in Residence at The Wordsworth Trust in Grasmere, Cumbria. His poem 'Hill Speak' won Thi ... Read more»

 

Peter Hulme - 'The Dinner at Gonfarone's: Pan-American Literature in New York in the Early Twentieth Century'.

Date: 5 November 2014 Time: 4.00 pm

Peter Hulme (University of Essex) will give a paper on 'The Dinner at Gonfarone's: Pan-American Literature in New York in the Early Twentieth Centu ... Read more»

 

1914-2014: A Century of Creativity Inspired by the War

Date: 11 November 2014 Time: 6.00 pm

1914-2014: A Century of Creativity Inspired by the War An evening of prose, poetry and music inspired by the war - at the time, and to the prese ... Read more»

 

James Riley - Talk on 'Last Words: Nova Express and the Terminal Voice of William Burroughs'.

Date: 26 November 2014 Time: 4.00pm

James Riley is Fellow of English at Corpus Christi College. He is at present working on one project linked to William Burroughs and another connecte ... Read more»

 

Beyond the Lancashire Witches: Writing and Freedom

Date: 27 November 2014 Time: 6.00 pm for a 6.30pm start

The testimonies of the women accused of witchcraft in Lancaster in 1612 as recorded by Thomas Potts, show that, for some at least, the narrative of ... Read more»

 

Contemporary Critical Performances of the Authorial Role

Date: 27-28 November 2014 Time: 27 Nov 12:00-18:00; 28 Nov 09:30-13:00

How have new media technologies and the enhanced reproduction of visual and aural performances that they facilitate affected the contemporary practice ... Read more»

 

Monique Roffey - Lecture

Date: 4 December 2014 Time: 6.00 pm

Monique Roffey was born in Port of Spain, Trinidad, and studied for an MA and PhD at Lancaster. She has published four novels with Simon and Schuster ... Read more»

 

Don Paterson - Lecture

Date: 3 February 2015 Time: 6.00 pm

Don Paterson is one of the most significant voices working in English poetry today. He has published seven collections with Faber & Faber, and ... Read more»

 

Susan Bassnett - 'Translation and Memory'

Date: 4 February 2015 Time: 4.00 pm

Susan Bassnett will give a paper on 'Translation and Memory'. Susan Bassnett is Professor of Comparative Literature at the University of Warwick wh ... Read more»

 

An Interdisciplinary Symposium of Food and Culture

Date: 28 February 2015 Time: 9 pm

This symposium will explore the multiple significances of food from various disciplinary perspectives, as is fitting for the subject matter. Clickhere ... Read more»

 

Kate Horsley - Visiting Lecturer and Writing Fellow in Creative Writing

Date: 4 March 2015 Time: 4.00 pm

Kate Horsley is a Visiting Lecturer and Writing Fellow in Creative Writing.Her first novel, The Monster's Wife, is due out in paperback and eBook ... Read more»

 

Tim Dee is a naturalist, a BBC radio producer, and the author of two books of non-fiction.

Date: 10 March 2015 Time: 6.00 pm

Tim Dee is a naturalist, a BBC radio producer, and the author of two books of non-fiction: The Running Sky (Jonathan Cape, 2009) describes a lifetime ... Read more»

 

Véronique Tadjo, University of the Witwatersrand 'Writing for Liberty'

Date: 17 April 2015 Time: pm

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Writing for Liberty - Veronique Tadjo

Date: 17 April 2015 Time: tbc

Writing for Liberty is a two-day conference hosted by the Centre for Transcultural Writing and Research at Lancaster University to be held in April ... Read more»

 

Paul Muldoon Inaugural Lecture

Date: 6 May 2015 Time: 6.00 pm

Paul Muldoon is a former Professor of Poetry at the University of Oxford (1999-2004) and currently Howard G. B. Clark '21 Professor at Princeton Uni ... Read more»

 

Scrutinizing Surfaces in Early Modern Thought

Date: 8 May 2015 Time: tbc

Run jointly by the university of Lancaster and York, this interdisciplinary seminar takes up and develops Joseph Amato's trans-historical investigatio ... Read more»

 

Professor Julia Kristeva to visit FASS

Date: 19 May 2015 Time: tbc

We are delighted to announce the visit of Professor Julia Kristeva of the University of Paris VII-Denis Diderot to the University of Lancaster in May ... Read more»

 

Julia Kristeva Open Lecture

Date: 21 May 2015 Time: 3.00 pm

Julia Kristeva is a writer, psychoanalyst, and professor emeritus at the University Paris 7 - Diderot. She is Doctor Honoris Causa of several unive ... Read more»

 

 

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Contemporary Critical Performances of the Authorial Role

Date: 27-28 November 2014 Time: 27 Nov 12:00-18:00; 28 Nov 09:30-13:00

How have new media technologies and the enhanced reproduction of visual and aural performances that they facilitate affected the contemporary practice ... Read more»

 

Language Enrichment Event for Year 8 Pupils

Date: 8 January 2015 Time: 10.00 am - 2.15 pm

Aimed at year 8 pupils, this interactive and exciting event will be designed to encourage pupils to continue with their language studies at school and ... Read more»

 

Professor Julia Kristeva to visit FASS

Date: 19 May 2015 Time: tbc

We are delighted to announce the visit of Professor Julia Kristeva of the University of Paris VII-Denis Diderot to the University of Lancaster in May ... Read more»

 

 

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Employability Panel Event with HMRC

Date: 30 October 2014 Time: 5.00 pm-7.00 pm

This event is aimed at students who are interested in finding out more about careers in the Civil Service. More details to follow shortly... ... Read more»

 

 

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The Centenary Lecture Series - Professor Sir Hew Strachan

Date: 23 October 2014 Time: 19.00 pm

The Lancaster Military Heritage Group and the Department of History (Lancaster University) are delighted to invite you to the first in the Centena ... Read more»

 

1914-2014, A Century of Creativity Inspired by the War

Date: 11 November 2014 Time: 18.00 (for 18.30 prompt start)

An evening of prose, poetry and music inspired by the war - at the time, and to the present day. Hosted in conjunction with the De ... Read more»

 

 

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Universal Jurisdiction and the Struggle against Impunity in Spain and Latin America

Date: 6 November 2014 Time: 5.00 pm

The Sugarman Seminars presents:Dr Juan Garces (Madrid) , further details to follow in due courseEveryone is very welcome to attend ... Read more»

 

Fundamental Rights and Private Law

Date: 18 November 2014 Time: 5.00 pm

The final Sugarman Seminar will be presented by Professor Hugh Collins FBA (Vinerian Professor of English Law, University of Oxford and Fellow of ... Read more»

 

Discrimination Updates for Small and Medium Sized Enterprises

Date: 19 November 14, 29th April 15 Time: 9.00am - 5.00pm

Two free of charge discrimination law update workshops along with an online support network (via a closed Facebook group) are planned as part of Dr ... Read more»

 

State Capitalism and International Economic Law

Date: 11 December 2014 Time: 12 noon

Dr Ming Du (Law School) will present his Work in Progress Paper, provisionally entitled 'State Capitalism and International Economic Law' ... Read more»

 

Immigration Detention Lancaster Conference

Date: 22 & 23 January 2015 Time: 9.30am

For the most up to date information see http://socialabjection.wordpress.com/ The Business of Immigration Detention: Activisms, Resistances, C ... Read more»

 

 

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LRDG: The Future of Literacy Studies: general discussion and welcome to the LRDG

Date: 7 October 2014 Time: 1.00-2.00 pm

At this opening session (Tuesday 7th October) for the Literacy Research Discussion Group we will take the opportunity to introduce our programme for ... Read more»

 

SLLAT Seminar: Rosemary Erlam (Auckland)

Date: 8 October 2014 Time: 4.00 pm to 5.30pm

Title and abstract available soon! ... Read more»

 

SLLAT Seminar: Jenefer Philp (LAEL, Lancaster)

Date: 15 October 2014 Time: 4.00 pm to 5.30pm

Engagement - a term in search of a context: Understanding L2 learners' engagement in the classroom This paper is about the nature of learner engag ... Read more»

 

SLLAT Seminar: John Bitchener (Auckland U of Technology)

Date: 29 October 2014 Time: 4.00 pm to 5.30pm

The contribution of written corrective feedback to L2 development: Theoretical and empirical justificationsAbstract to be uploaded by early October. ... Read more»

 

FORGE seminar - Uncovering Staged Suicide: case studies in authorship attribution

Date: 3 November 2014 Time: 16.00-17.00 pm

The Forensic Linguistics Research Group's (FORGE) is delighted to announce our first ever external guest speaker: James R. Fitzgerald. Jim is a retir ... Read more»

 

SLLAT, CASS and UCREL present Nina Vyatkina from the University of Kansas

Date: 5 November 2014 Time: 04.00-05.30 pm

Professor Nina Vyatkina from the University of Kansas will give a talk on her work on the interface of corpus linguistics and SLA. Title: Data-drive ... Read more»

 

SLLAT Seminar: Vicky Chondrogianni (Edinburgh)

Date: 12 November 2014 Time: 4.00 pm to 5.30pm

Title and abstract to be uploaded in October. ... Read more»

 

Memorial Service for Professor Geoffrey Leech

Date: 22 November 2014 Time: 12.00-18.00

Professor Geoffrey Leech, founding professor of the Department of Linguistics and English Language, and an influential scholar who has shaped severa ... Read more»

 

SLLAT Seminar: Marije Michel (LAEL, Lancaster)

Date: 26 November 2014 Time: 4.00 pm to 5.30pm

Title and abstract to be uploaded by October. ... Read more»

 

SLLAT Seminar: Elizabeth Wonnacott (Warwick)

Date: 10 December 2014 Time: 4.00 pm to 5.30pm

Title and abstract to be uploaded by November. ... Read more»

 

SLLAT Seminar: Panos Athasonopoulos (LAEL, Lancaster)

Date: 21 January 2015 Time: 4.00 pm to 5.30pm

Title and abstract to be uploaded by December. ... Read more»

 

SLLAT Seminar: Cylcia Bolibaugh (St Mary's University College)

Date: 18 February 2015 Time: 4.00 pm to 5.30pm

Title and abstract to be uploaded by December. ... Read more»

 

SLLAT Seminar: Sible Andringa (Amsterdam)

Date: 4 March 2015 Time: 4.00 pm to 5.30pm

Title and abstract to follow. ... Read more»

 

SLLAT Seminar: Franklin Chang (Liverpool)

Date: 18 March 2015 Time: 4.00 pm to 5.30pm

Linking L1/L2 Learning and Production: A P-chain approachAbstract to follow. ... Read more»

 

Professor Julia Kristeva to visit FASS

Date: 19 May 2015 Time: tbc

We are delighted to announce the visit of Professor Julia Kristeva of the University of Paris VII-Denis Diderot to the University of Lancaster in May ... Read more»

 

Corpus Linguistics 2015

Date: 20-24 July 2015 Time: 9.00 am to 6.00 pm

In summer 2015, Lancaster will again host the international Corpus Linguistics conference (CL2015).More information will be available in the New Year! ... Read more»

 

 

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Contemporary Critical Performances of the Authorial Role

Date: 27-28 November 2014 Time: 27 Nov 12:00-18:00; 28 Nov 09:30-13:00

How have new media technologies and the enhanced reproduction of visual and aural performances that they facilitate affected the contemporary practice ... Read more»

 

 

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Immigration Detention Lancaster Conference

Date: 22 & 23 January 2015 Time: 9.30am

For the most up to date information see http://socialabjection.wordpress.com/ The Business of Immigration Detention: Activisms, Resistances, C ... Read more»

 

 

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PPR Research Seminar

Date: 8 October 2014 Time: 4.00-6.00 pm

Dr Julie Hearn PPR, Lancaster University 'Building La Patria Nueva in Ecuador: Moving Beyond Extractivism' ... Read more»

 

PPR Research Seminar

Date: 15 October 2014 Time: 4.00-6.00 pm

Dr Yulia Egorova Department of Anthropology, Durham University Redefining the Converted Jewish Self: Personhood, Citizenship and Israel's Bene ... Read more»

 

PPR Research Seminar

Date: 22 October 2014 Time: 4.00-6.00 pm

Dr Lois Lee School of Public Policy, UCL Conceiving the secular body ... Read more»

 

PPR Research Seminar

Date: 29 October 2014 Time: 4.00-6.00 pm

Dr Rachel Cooper PPR, Lancaster University Diagnosing the DSM ... Read more»

 

PPR Research Seminar

Date: 5 November 2014 Time: 4.00-6.00 pm

Dr Gideon Calder Faculty of Business and Society, University of South Wales Family Life: Ethics and Social Justice ... Read more»

 

PPR Research Seminar

Date: 12 November 2014 Time: 4.00-6.00 pm

Professor Linda Woodhead PPR, Lancaster University Is Britain still a Christian Country? ... Read more»

 

PPR Research Seminar

Date: 19 November 2014 Time: 4.00-6.00 pm

Professor Susan Mendus Professor Emerita, Department of Politics, University of York Leveson (title to be agreed) ... Read more»

 

PPR Research Seminar

Date: 26 November 2014 Time: 4.00-6.00 pm

Professor Chris May PPR, Lancaster University 'Bigger and more powerful than states(?): The question of the comparative size and power of ... Read more»

 

PPR Research Seminar

Date: 10 December 2014 Time: 4.00-6.00 pm

Dr Anderson Jeremiah, Professor Ram-Prasad, Dr Kunal Mukherjee, Dr Amalendu MisraPPR, Lancaster University The Indian Elections ... Read more»

 

 

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Anthropocene Monument: a colloquium-performance

Date: 10-12 October 2014 Time:

The colloquium-performance Anthropocene Monument will mark the opening of a linked, four-month exhibition at les Abattoirs, Toulouse, with commissio ... Read more»

 

DEMAND Centre Seminar, Paul Gilbert

Date: 15 October 2014 Time: 4.00-6.00 pm

An engineer's perspective on using the Laws of Thermodynamics to inform social science research The Laws of Thermodynamics are fundamental to ... Read more»

 

DEMAND Centre Seminar, Giuseppe Salvia

Date: 12 November 2014 Time: 4.00-6.00 pm

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CeMoRe Seminar with Daniel Gordon

Date: 18 November 2014 Time: 4.15pm to 6.00pm

Title and abstract TBA ... Read more»

 

DEMAND Centre Seminar, Walt Patterson

Date: 3 December 2014 Time: 4.00-6.00 pm

Beyond The Fire Age Abstract The Fire Age began before homo sapiens - but we are still in it. The way we use fire now threatens the future of ... Read more»

 

Immigration Detention Lancaster Conference

Date: 22 & 23 January 2015 Time: 9.30am

For the most up to date information see http://socialabjection.wordpress.com/ The Business of Immigration Detention: Activisms, Resistances, C ... Read more»

 

 

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