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Involving young people as researchers - challenges and benefits

Date: 27 November 2014 Time: 12.30 - 2.00 pm

This seminar, given by Dan Moxon (Associate Director of the Centre for Children and Young People's Participation at UCLAN), will explore the possibili ... Read more»

 

LRDG: Towards a discursive construction of the academic literacy practices of undergraduate students in two disciplines in a Mexican institution

Date: 2 December 2014 Time: 1.00-2.00 pm

At the next Literacy Research Discussion Group session (Tuesday 2nd October), we will be pleased to welcome Hilda Hidalgo Aviles (La ... Read more»

 

Seminar Series - Title tbc

Date: 4 February 2015 Time: 12.30-14.00pm

Dr Mark McCormack, Senior Lecturer in Sociology, Durham University ... Read more»

 

Seminar Series - Title tbc

Date: 18 February 2015 Time: 12.30-14.00pm

Professor Paul Ashwin, Department of Educational Research, Lancaster University ... Read more»

 

Seminar Series - Title tbc

Date: 11 March 2015 Time: 12.30-14.00pm

Professor Simon Marginson, Professor of International Higher Education, Institute of Education, University of London ... Read more»

 

Seminar Series - Title tbc

Date: 29 April 2015 Time: 12.30-14.00pm

Professor Mike Neary, Professor of Sociology, University of Lincoln ... Read more»

 

Seminar Series - Title tbc

Date: 27 May 2015 Time: 12.30-14.00pm

Professor Carolin Kreber, Professor of Teaching and Learning in Higher Education, University of Edinburgh ... Read more»

 

Seminar Series - Title tbc

Date: 3 June 2015 Time: 12.30-14.00pm

Dr Carol Taylor, Sheffield Hallam University ... Read more»

 

 

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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»

 

Contemporary Critical Performances of the Authorial Role

Date: 27 November 2014 Time: please see link

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

 

Stories at the Storey - True Story Open Mic Night Series

Date: 1 December 2014 Time: 6.00 pm

A call for Storytellers and performers. We are looking for anyone with a story about the loosely interpreted theme "launch." We've been invited to l ... 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»

 

Discourse on Literary Celebrity across Genres

Date: 12 March 2015 Time: please see link

Discourse on Literary Celebrity across Genres, 12 & 13 March 2015 How does literary celebrity manifest in different genres? To what extent do ... 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»

 

World Authors in the Circulation of Global Capital

Date: 2 July 2015 Time: please see link

World Authors in the Circulation of Global Capital, 2 & 3 July 2015 What are the economic, political, legal, and technological processes unde ... 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»

 

Thomas Lutz, 'Topography of Terror/Culture of Remembrance in East and West Germany: A Comparison

Date: 4 December 2014 Time: 17.00

Dr Thomas Lutz is Head of the Memorial Museums Department/Topography of Terror Documentation Centre (Berlin)Note that Dr Lutz will host a workshop o ... 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»

 

Spanish essay writing for film (Pan's Labyrinth) Year 13

Date: 9 January 2015 Time: tbc

This event focuses on a popular film studied by A2 students. The workshop will include the following elements: structuring an essay, arguing and illus ... 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 for PG Research Students - Focus Group

Date: 8 December 2014 Time: 10.30-11.30 am

Doing a PhD and not sure if you want a career in academia? In your third year or writing up? We'd like to have a chat with you. Th ... Read more»

 

 

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Thomas Lutz, 'Topography of Terror/Culture of Remembrance in East and West Germany: A Comparison

Date: 4 December 2014 Time: 17.00

Dr Thomas Lutz is Head of the Memorial Museums Department/Topography of Terror Documentation Centre (Berlin)Note that Dr Lutz will host a workshop o ... Read more»

 

Research Seminar

Date: 4 December 2014 Time: 16.00

'Lions on the Loose and Sharks in the Channel: Rumour and War in Britain. 1939-1945'. Professor Jo Fox (Durham) ALL WELCOME ... Read more»

 

Holocaust Memorial Day: Lecture by Martin Smith and Film Screening

Date: 27 January 2015 Time: 17:00

Martin Smith is a documentary maker and consultant to the IWM and USHMM Holocaust exhibitions Film: 'A Different World': A look into interwar ... Read more»

 

 

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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»

 

An Ethical Defence of the Liverpool Care Pathway

Date: 4 December 2014 Time: 4.00-5.30pm

The Lancaster Centre for Bioethics and Medical Law will host a seminar by Dr Anthony Wrigley, School of Law, Centre for Professional Ethics, Kee ... 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»

 

Work in progress seminar series - Professor David Campbell, 'Sense in Coase's Critique of Pigou'

Date: 14 January 2015 Time: 1.00 pm

Abstract Backhouse and Medema have recently sought to continue the revision of our evaluation of Coase's critique of Pigou by showing that Coa ... 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/conference-2015-the-business-of-immigration-detention-activisms-res ... Read more»

 

 

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LVC talk: Sam Kirkham (Lancaster) & Jessica Wormald (York): An ultrasound tongue imaging study of liquids in Bradford Panjabi-English

Date: 27 November 2014 Time: 4.30 pm

The next meeting of the Language Variation and Change research group will take place on Thursday 27th November at 4.30pm, featuring the follow ... Read more»

 

LRDG: Towards a discursive construction of the academic literacy practices of undergraduate students in two disciplines in a Mexican institution

Date: 2 December 2014 Time: 1.00-2.00 pm

At the next Literacy Research Discussion Group session (Tuesday 2nd October), we will be pleased to welcome Hilda Hidalgo Aviles (La ... Read more»

 

SLLAT Seminar: Alan Waters (Lancaster University) on 'Cognitive Architecture and the Learning of Language Knowledge'

Date: 3 December 2014 Time: 04.00-05.30 pm

Lancaster University's Alan Waters will talk on Cognitive Architecture and the Learning of Language KnowledgeIn recent years the professional discours ... Read more»

 

PaSty talk - Jonathan Culpeper (Lancaster University): 'The pragmatic strategy: Its usage in politeness and impoliteness frameworks'

Date: 3 December 2014 Time: 16.00-17.00 pm

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LVC talk: Avel Lí (Universitat de Barcelona) Language-in-education policies in the Catalan language area

Date: 4 December 2014 Time: 4.30 pm

The next meeting of the Language Variation and Change research group will take place on Thursday 4th December at 4.30pm, featuring the fol ... Read more»

 

LAEL Society: Bettelou Los

Date: 8 December 2014 Time: 6.00 pm

The LAEL Society are pleased to welcome Bettelou Los who will talk on The History of Writing Systems All welcome, non-members £2 ... Read more»

 

LVC talk: An Van linden (University of Leuven): The development of modal-evaluative meanings in English verbo-nominal expressions and the role of negative polarity.

Date: 11 December 2014 Time: 4.30 pm

The next meeting of the Language Variation and Change research group will take place on Thursday 11th December at 4.30pm, featuring the follow ... Read more»

 

SLLAT Seminar: Panos Athanasopoulos (LAEL, Lancaster)

Date: 21 January 2015 Time: 04.00-05.30 pm

Panos Athanasopoulos, our new chair of Bilingualism, will talk at SLLAT.Title and abstract will follow soon. ... Read more»

 

SLLAT Seminar: Cylcia Bolibaugh (York University)

Date: 18 February 2015 Time: 04.00-05.30 pm

Cylcia Bolibaugh will talk about her research into L2 processing.Title and abstract will follow soon. ... 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/conference-2015-the-business-of-immigration-detention-activisms-res ... Read more»

 

CeMoRe / Sociology Seminar The Cultural Politics of Climate

Date: 3 February 2015 Time: 4.15pm to 6.00pm

A Sociology and CeMoRe Seminar with Matthew Paterson from the École d'études politiques, Université d'Ottawa,Canada. 'The cultural politics o ... Read more»

 

 

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PPR Research Seminar

Date: 3 December 2014 Time: 4.00-6.00 pm

Dr Stephen RoylePPR, Lancaster University ... Read more»

 

PPR Research Seminar

Date: 14 January 2015 Time: 4.00-6.00 pm

Dr Sam Clark PPR, Lancaster University Against Narrative Accounts of Well-Being ... Read more»

 

PPR Research Seminar

Date: 21 January 2015 Time: 4.00-6.00 pm

Dr Astrid Nordin PPR, Lancaster University Chinese online dissidence ... Read more»

 

PPR Research Seminar

Date: 28 January 2015 Time: 4.00-6.00 pm

Dr Eve Garrard School of Social Sciences, Manchester University Can evil acts ever be forgiven? ... Read more»

 

PPR Research Seminar

Date: 4 February 2015 Time: 4.00-6.00 pm

Dr Simona Vittorini SOAS South Asia Institute India and China in Africa ... Read more»

 

PPR Research Seminar

Date: 11 February 2015 Time: 4.00-6.00 pm

Professor Alan Knight St Antony's College, Oxford Total War: Europe and Mexico, 1914-15 ... Read more»

 

PPR Research Seminar

Date: 25 February 2015 Time: 4.00-6.00 pm

Dr Andre Krouwel Department of Political Science, Vrijie University TBC ... Read more»

 

PPR Research Seminar

Date: 11 March 2015 Time: 4.00-6.00 pm

Professor Mia Lovheim Uppsala University Religion and new media ... Read more»

 

PPR Research Seminar

Date: 18 March 2015 Time: 4.00-6.00 pm

Professor Kim Knott, Steph Berns and Daan Beekers Iconic religion in public space in London and Amsterdam ... Read more»

 

PPR Research Seminar

Date: 6 May 2015 Time: 4.00-6.00 pm

Dr Chris Moran Department of Politics and International Studies, University of Warwick Classified: Secrecy and the State in Modern Britain ... Read more»

 

 

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Extraterrestrial Promises and Social Futures

Date: 27 November 2014 Time: 13.00-14.00

Richard Tutton (Sociology), Extraterrestrial Promises and Social Futures >This talk is part of a new seminar series called 'Future Fictions' ... Read more»

 

Postgraduate Funding Workshop

Date: 3 December 2014 Time: 14.00-16.00

Thinking about doing an MA or PhD or both? The Sociology Department is running a funding workshop for anybody interested in postgraduate programmes ... Read more»

 

Postgraduate Funding Workshop

Date: 3 December 2014 Time: 14.00-16.00

Thinking about doing an MA or PhD or both? The Sociology Department is running a funding workshop for anybody interested in postgraduate programmes ... 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»

 

Where is the boundary between violence and not-violence? Research Day

Date: 16 December 2014 Time: 10.00am -3.00pm

Where is the boundary between violence and not-violence?Research Day organised by UNESCO Chair Group The boundary between violence and not ... Read more»

 

Biosensors in Everyday Life

Date: 15 January 2015 Time: 10.00 - 16.00

An interactive workshop which looks at how sociology and Science and Technology Studies can help us understand the use of biosensors to track everyd ... 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/conference-2015-the-business-of-immigration-detention-activisms-res ... Read more»

 

CeMoRe / Sociology Seminar The Cultural Politics of Climate

Date: 3 February 2015 Time: 4.15pm to 6.00pm

A Sociology and CeMoRe Seminar with Matthew Paterson from the École d'études politiques, Université d'Ottawa,Canada. 'The cultural politics o ... Read more»

 

Work on the Move: A CeMoRe Workshop organised by Lisa Wood

Date: 16 March 2015 Time: 09.30am to 5.00pm

Work on the Move Monday 16th March 2015Lancaster House Hotel, Lancaster, UK Position statements due 26th January 2015 (see below) It is widely recogni ... Read more»

 

 

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