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Lancaster Disability Studies Conference 2014

Date: 9 September 2014 Time: 11.00-17.00 pm

The seventh Lancaster Disability Studies Conference will take place 9-11 September 2014.The Lancaster disability studies conferences have brought toge ... Read more»

 

 

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Seminar Series - Higher Education in Wales: An account of devolution to date and an outline of current policy developments

Date: 30 April 2014 Time: 12.30 - 2.00 p.m.

Huw Morris Director, Skills, Higher Education and Lifelong Learning (SHELL), Welsh Government Higher Education in Wales: An account of devolutio ... Read more»

 

Seminar Series - Creating a Community Open Online Courses (COOCs) model to explore the implications for Popular Education approaches in online space

Date: 7 May 2014 Time: 12.30 - 2.00 p.m.

Peter Shukie Lancaster University TEL PhD candidate; University Centre Blackburn College, Education Studies Lecturer/Programme Leader Creatin ... Read more»

 

50 Years on from Robbins: The emerging centrality of student engagement and partnership

Date: 22 May 2014 Time: 09.00-16.30

Celebrations of Lancaster University's 50th anniversary coincide with the 50th anniversary of the Robbins report into higher education. That report ... Read more»

 

Seminar Series - Dr Steve Dempster and Joanne Thistlethwaite, Lancaster University, Awaiting title

Date: 28 May 2014 Time: 12.30 - 2.00 p.m.

Dr Steve Dempster and Joanne Thistlethwaite Lancaster University Awaiting title and abstract. ... Read more»

 

Seminar Series - Learning Trajectories, Violence and Empowerment amongst Adult Basic Skills Learners

Date: 4 June 2014 Time: 12.30 - 2.00 p.m.

Dr Vicky Duckworth Edge Hill University Learning Trajectories, Violence and Empowerment amongst Adult Basic Skills Learners The seminar will ... Read more»

 

Seminar Series - PG Focused Departmental Seminar

Date: 18 June 2014 Time: 12.30 - 2.00 p.m.

Seminar Series - PG Focused Departmental Seminar More information to follow. ... Read more»

 

 

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PhD Tutorials with Terry Eagleton

Date: 28 April 2014 Time: 1.00 pm - 3.00 pm

Prof Eagleton will be offering tutorials to PhD students within the Department of English and Creative Writing. To make an appointment to see Prof ... Read more»

 

Department of English and Creative Writing: Open PG Seminar

Date: 28 April 2014 Time: 10.00am-12.00pm

'Who is the Devil?': An open postgraduate seminar wiht Prof Terry Eagleton ... Read more»

 

Time and Early Modern Thought:: Northern Renaissance Roses Seminar

Date: 9 May 2014 Time:

Time and Early Modern Thought Northern Renaissance Roses Seminar, 2014 Friday 9th May - Saturday 10th May 2014, in the Humanities Researc ... Read more»

 

Lancaster Writing Programme Event

Date: 20 May 2014 Time: 5.30pm (wine reception from 5pm)

Reading with Michael Symmons Roberts ... Read more»

 

Research Day on 'Gender and Violence' 2014

Date: 3 June 2014 Time: 9.30am

We are holding a 'Gender and Violence' Research Day on Tuesday 3 June 2014. The aim of the Research Day is to bring together contributions from resear ... Read more»

 

Lancaster Writing Programme Event

Date: 10 June 2014 Time: 5.30pm (wine reception from 5pm)

Reading by Roger Robinson. ... Read more»

 

CeMoRe Annual Research Event

Date: 10 June 2014 Time: 1.00pm to 5.00pm

The Annual CeMoRe Research event will follow on from Rachel Aldred's workshop. ... Read more»

 

Mobilities Cultures Colloquium

Date: 5 September 2014 Time: 10.00am to 5.00pm

Organised by Lynne Pearce with keynote by Peter Merriman, Aberystwyth. 'Mobilities Cultures' brings together people who draw upon literary/cultura ... 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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Language Enrichment Day

Date: 1 July 2014 Time: 9.00 am

> Aimed at year 8 pupils, this Routes into Languages event is designed to motivate language learners and encourage them to carry ... 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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Local & Regional History seminar series, 2013-14

Date: 16 October 2013 Time: 17.00.00-19.00.00

Local and Regional History Seminars 2013-14 Highlighting the fruits of recent research, this new seminar series will show how local studies may contr ... Read more»

 

History Department Seminar Series

Date: 23 October 2013 - 4 June 2014 Time: 17.00-19.00 Wednesdays

In its principal seminar strand the History Department will be hosting the following speakers and talks in 2013/14: ... Read more»

 

North West Gender Conference 2014: Constructions of Gender in Research

Date: 22 April 2014 Time:

Call for papers This inter-disciplinary conference is run 'by PGRs, for PGRs' and will provide a unique opportunity for Postgraduate students to ta ... Read more»

 

'The Hardness of the Times': Economic crises in north-west England, 1600-1750.

Date: 30 April 2014 Time: 17.00.00-19.00.00

Jonathan Healey, University of Oxford Much as today, the early modern economy was beset by periods of boom and bust. This paper offers a regional per ... Read more»

 

Mountain Legacies, an afternoon of talks, with Mountains in Mind, an exhibition of the works of Susan Dobson

Date: 21 May 2014 Time: 14:00-19:00.00 pm

Please join us on the afternoon of 21 May 2014 for a celebration of Britain's mountaineering heritage, including talksby Professor Simon Bainbridge ... Read more»

 

Research Day on 'Gender and Violence' 2014

Date: 3 June 2014 Time: 9.30am

We are holding a 'Gender and Violence' Research Day on Tuesday 3 June 2014. The aim of the Research Day is to bring together contributions from resear ... Read more»

 

Histfest 2014

Date: 20-22 June 2014 Time: 10am - 5pm

Annual Postgraduate Conference Department of History, Lancaster University Friday 20th - Sunday 22nd June Histfest, now in its nineteenth yea ... Read more»

 

Mobilities Cultures Colloquium

Date: 5 September 2014 Time: 10.00am to 5.00pm

Organised by Lynne Pearce with keynote by Peter Merriman, Aberystwyth. 'Mobilities Cultures' brings together people who draw upon literary/cultura ... Read more»

 

 

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CeMoRe Annual Research Event

Date: 10 June 2014 Time: 1.00pm to 5.00pm

The Annual CeMoRe Research event will follow on from Rachel Aldred's workshop. ... Read more»

 

Psychoanalysis and Cinema: New Directions

Date: 11 June 2014-12 June 2014 Time: Day One 2.00-10.00pm, Day Two 9.30am-1.00pm

Lancaster University, June 11-12, 2014 Charles Carter Building, Room A18 Provisional schedule: Day 1 (11 June) 1st session: 2. ... Read more»

 

 

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Public Lecture - Security by Remote Control: Automation and Autonomy in Robot Weapons Systems

Date: 22 May 2014 Time: 4.00 - 5.00pm

A public lecture by Shane Riza. ... Read more»

 

Symposium on Security by Remote Control: Automation and Autonomy in Robot Weapons Systems

Date: 23 May 2014 Time: 9.00am-6.00pm

Symposium on Security by Remote Control: Automation and Autonomy in Robot Weapons Systems, 22-23 May 2014, Lancaster University. Co-sponsored by Secur ... Read more»

 

50th Anniversary Seminar: Reforming International Corporate Taxation and Some Reminiscences

Date: 28 May 2014 Time: 3.00 pm

Professor Sol Picciotto, Emeritus Professor in Law, will be presenting the 50th Anniversary Guest Seminar. This seminar will discuss the cu ... Read more»

 

Conference on 21st Century Borders: Territorial Conflict and Dispute Resolution

Date: 13 June 2014 Time: 9.00am - 5.00pm

A conference on 21st Century Borders: Territorial Conflict and Dispute Resolution will be held on 13th June 2014 at Lancaster University.21st Cent ... 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»

 

 

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SLLAT/LTRG Seminar: Nivja de Jong (Utrecht University)

Date: 28 April 2014 Time: 16:00-17:30

Production and perception of L2 fluencyNivja de JongSpeakers need to conceptualize an intended message, formulate this message linguistically and phon ... Read more»

 

SLLAT/LTRG Seminar: Catherine van Beuningen (University of Amsterdam)

Date: 29 April 2014 Time: 10:00-11:30

Explaining age-related differences in native speaker listening comprehensionWe will upload an abstract for this talk towards the end of March. For mo ... Read more»

 

SLLAT/CLRG Seminar: Dr. John Williams (Cambridge)

Date: 14 May 2014 Time: 16:00-17:30

We will upload an abstract for this talk in April. ... Read more»

 

Departmental Lecture: Professor Detmar Meurers (University of Tuebingen)

Date: 27 May 2014 Time: 15.00-16.30

Learner language and natural language processing.This event is a general lecture, co-organized by the Department of Linguistics and English Language, ... Read more»

 

SLLAT Seminar: Jenefer Philp (Lancaster)

Date: 25 June 2014 Time: 15:30-17:00

Title tbc.We will upload an abstract for this talk in April. ... Read more»

 

Celebrating 40 years of linguistics at Lancaster

Date: 11 -12 July 2014 Time:

LAEL Alumni and ex-colleagues are invited to join the celebrations as the Department of Linguistics and English Language turns 40 in 2014 - the sa ... Read more»

 

9th Lancaster University Postgraduate Conference in Linguistics and Language Teaching

Date: 14 July 2014 Time: 9.30am-5.00pm

The 9th Lancaster University International Postgraduate Conference in Linguistics and Language Teaching which will take place at Lancaster U ... Read more»

 

Language testing and statistics summer course

Date: 14 July-8 August 2014 Time: 9.30 am - 4.00 pm

The Language Testing at Lancaster (LTL) summer course is for those individuals or teams whose work or personal interests involve them in language ... Read more»

 

TaLC 2014

Date: 20-23 July 2014 Time: 9.00 am - 6.00 p.m.

The eleventh international Teaching and Language Corpora conference (TaLC 11) will be held at Lancaster University from Sunday 20th July 2014 to Wedne ... Read more»

 

4th Using Corpora in Contrastive and Translation Studies conference

Date: 24-26 July 2014 Time: 9.00am-6.00pm

The fourth international Using Corpora in Contrastive and Translation Studies conference (UCCTS) will be held at Lancaster University from Thursday 24 ... Read more»

 

5th UK Cognitive Linguistics Conference

Date: 29-31 July 2014 Time: 9.00-5.00

The 5th UK Cognitive Linguistics Conference (UK-CLC5) will be hosted by the Department of Linguistics and English Language at Lancaster ... 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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Research Day on 'Gender and Violence' 2014

Date: 3 June 2014 Time: 9.30am

We are holding a 'Gender and Violence' Research Day on Tuesday 3 June 2014. The aim of the Research Day is to bring together contributions from resear ... Read more»

 

 

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Royal Institute of Philosophy Workshop - Patient knowledge and involvement in healthcare

Date: 12 May 2014 Time: 10-00-16:30 pm

10-10.40 Chaos, conflict and cooperation Havi Carel, Senior Lecturer in Philosophy, Bristol University 10.40-11.20 Silencing the Sick. Ian J. ... Read more»

 

Security by Remote Control: Automation and Autonomy in Robot Weapon Systems

Date: 22 May 2014 Time: TBC

Symposium co-sponsored by Security Lancaster, the Lancaster Centre for Science Studies and the Centre for International Law and Human Rights or ... Read more»

 

Research Day on 'Gender and Violence' 2014

Date: 3 June 2014 Time: 9.30am

We are holding a 'Gender and Violence' Research Day on Tuesday 3 June 2014. The aim of the Research Day is to bring together contributions from resear ... Read more»

 

 

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Care about sharing your medical records? Public meeting

Date: 28 April 2014 Time: 18:45

Care about sharing your medical records? Care about care.data? Public Meeting at Lancaster Town Hall to find out more about government propo ... Read more»

 

Mobilities and Design

Date: 29 & 30 April 2014 Time: 9.30am to 7pm

Design is about orchestrating mobilities, and 'mobilising' is a core skill for designers. The most interesting design approaches and theories today dr ... Read more»

 

Mobility & Design Workshop

Date: 29 April 2014 Time: 9.30 am to 6.30pm

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Demand Seminar: Jan Bastiaans; Energy Demand management at Lancaster University

Date: 30 April 2014 Time: 4.00-6.00 pm

Jan Bastiaans, Lancaster University Energy Manager, will discuss the University's energy demand management. Lancaster University has committed ... Read more»

 

Demand Seminar: Yolande Strengers; Smart Utopia: (re)imagining our energy future

Date: 7 May 2014 Time: 4.00-6.00 pm

Yolande Strengers, Centre for Urban Research, RMIT University, Melbourne Further details to follow. ... Read more»

 

Demand Seminar: Michael Stauffacher; Research that matters: how to co-design research and co-produce knowledge for scientific and societal impact

Date: 21 May 2014 Time: 4.00-6.00 pm

Michael Stauffacher, ETH Zurich, Institute for Environmental Decisions. Further details to follow. ... Read more»

 

Research Day on 'Gender and Violence' 2014

Date: 3 June 2014 Time: 9.30am

We are holding a 'Gender and Violence' Research Day on Tuesday 3 June 2014. The aim of the Research Day is to bring together contributions from resear ... Read more»

 

A CeMoRe Symposium with Rachel Aldred on Transport in the Media

Date: 9 & 10 June 2014 Time: 12 noon to 7.00pm

Transport In The Media - a symposium with Rachel Aldred, CeMoRe Visiting Research Fellow on 9 & 10 June 2014 This interdisciplinary symposium e ... Read more»

 

CeMoRe Annual Research Event

Date: 10 June 2014 Time: 1.00pm to 5.00pm

The Annual CeMoRe Research event will follow on from Rachel Aldred's workshop. ... Read more»

 

Demand Seminar: Ted Schatzki; Practices and large social phenomena

Date: 23 June 2014 Time: 4.00-6.00 pm

Ted Schatzki, University of Kentucky Further details to follow. ... Read more»

 

Demand Seminar: Conor Harrison & Heather Chappells

Date: 16 July 2014 Time: tbc

Incorporating space and time into energy research in the Southern United States: Conor Harrison, University of North Carolina, USAWhat kind of ... Read more»

 

Mobilities Cultures Colloquium

Date: 5 September 2014 Time: 10.00am to 5.00pm

Organised by Lynne Pearce with keynote by Peter Merriman, Aberystwyth. 'Mobilities Cultures' brings together people who draw upon literary/cultura ... Read more»

 

Lancaster Disability Studies Conference 2014

Date: 9 September 2014 Time: 11.00-17.00 pm

The seventh Lancaster Disability Studies Conference will take place 9-11 September 2014.The Lancaster disability studies conferences have brought toge ... Read more»

 

 

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