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'Lad cultures' in Education

Date: 21 January 2015 Time: 18.30-20.00 pm

Public lecture:'Lad cultures' in Education Event Time: Arrivals at 6:15 for a 6: ... 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»

 

Feminism, Gender and Universities: Politics, Passion and Pedagogies

Date: 10 February 2015 Time: 16.30-18:00 pm

Feminism, Gender and Universities - Politics, Passion and Pedagogies Miriam E. David, PhD, AcSS, FRSAProfessor Emerita of Sociology of Education ... 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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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»

 

Careers Event for English and Creative Writing Students

Date: 11 February 2015 Time: 12.00 - 5.00 pm

Save The Date: Wednesday 11th February 2015 ​On 11th February between 12-5pmthe Department and FASSwill be hosting aCareers Event de ... 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»

 

Research Seminar and PG Masterclass with Prof Cathy Coleborne

Date: 6 March 2015 Time: 2pm

Lancaster Research Seminar, Friday 06 March 2015 Professor Catharine Coleborne, University of Waikato, New Zealand Catharine Coleborne is ... 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»

 

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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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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Careers Event for English and Creative Writing Students

Date: 11 February 2015 Time: 12.00 - 5.00 pm

Save The Date: Wednesday 11th February 2015 ​On 11th February between 12-5pmthe Department and FASSwill be hosting aCareers Event de ... Read more»

 

 

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Exploring the smaller towns of North West England from the Middle Ages to the Victorian period

Date: 17 January 2015 Time: 9.30 am-4.00 pm

So much of the published urban history of the North West looks at the Industrial Revolution and its dramatic impact in terms of mushroom towns, ... 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»

 

Travellers' Views - the Lake District and Beyond in the nineteenth century

Date: 7 February 2015 Time: 9.30 am - 4.00 pm

The programme for this Regional Heritage Centre study day is: 9.30 a.m. Assemble Biology Lecture Theatre (tea/coffee is not served at beginning of ... Read more»

 

Research Seminar and PG Masterclass with Prof Cathy Coleborne

Date: 6 March 2015 Time: 2pm

Lancaster Research Seminar, Friday 06 March 2015 Professor Catharine Coleborne, University of Waikato, New Zealand Catharine Coleborne is ... Read more»

 

42nd Annual Archaeology Forum and Launch of the Regional Heritage Centre

Date: 7 March 2015 Time: 09.30 am - 4.00 pm

The programme for the 42nd Annual Archaeology Forum, chaired by Professor David Shotter, is as follows:9.30 - 9.55am DELEGATES ASSEMBLE (tea/coffee i ... 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»

 

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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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: Sarah Grey (Penn State)

Date: 25 February 2015 Time: 16.00 pm

Neural patterns of language learning in adulthood: Bilinguals vs monolinguals.Abstract will be uploaded in early 2015. ... 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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Joint Summer School event - Situating Media / Mediating Situations

Date: 26 July 2015 Time: 9.00am - 5.00pm

Situating Media, Mediating Situations An Exploration of Intersections between Media and Cultural Studies, STS, Feminist Theory & Mobil ... 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: 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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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»

 

Research Seminar and PG Masterclass with Prof Cathy Coleborne

Date: 6 March 2015 Time: 2pm

Lancaster Research Seminar, Friday 06 March 2015 Professor Catharine Coleborne, University of Waikato, New Zealand Catharine Coleborne is ... 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»

 

Mobility Intersections - a global workshop

Date: 6 & 7 July 2015 Time: 12 noon

The workshop sponsored by Mobilities journalis designed to facilitate discussion and writing for a special issue of Mobilities (http://www.tandfonl ... Read more»

 

Joint Summer School event - Situating Media / Mediating Situations

Date: 26 July 2015 Time: 9.00am - 5.00pm

Situating Media, Mediating Situations An Exploration of Intersections between Media and Cultural Studies, STS, Feminist Theory & Mobil ... Read more»

 

 

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