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Seminar Series - High participation higher education systems: Evidence, interpretations, implications

Date: 11 March 2015 Time: 12.30-14.00pm

Professor Simon Marginson, Professor of International Higher Education, UCL Institute of Education,University College LondonHigh participation highe ... Read more»

 

Seminar Series - Making it with the University of the Future: pleasure and pedagogy in higher and higher education

Date: 29 April 2015 Time: 12.30-2.00pm

Professor Mike Neary, University of Lincoln Making it with the University of the Future: pleasure and pedagogy in higher and higher educationIn th ... Read more»

 

Seminar Series - title tbc

Date: 6 May 2015 Time: 12.30 - 14.00

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Seminar Series - Title tbc

Date: 27 May 2015 Time: 12.30-14.00

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

 

Seminar Series - Title tbc

Date: 3 June 2015 Time: 12.30-14.00pm

Dr Carol Taylor, Reader in Education, Department of Education, Sheffield Hallam University ... Read more»

 

 

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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. ScheduleP ... 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»

 

CeMoRe and CGWS Research Seminar with Prof Cathy Coleborne

Date: 11 March 2015 Time: 12.30pm

Lancaster Research Seminar,Wednesday 11 March2015 - PLEASE NOTE NEW DATE Professor Catharine Coleborne, University of Waikato, New Zealand ... 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»

 

"Sideways in Time: The Alternate History and Counterfactual Narratives Conference"

Date: 30 March 2015 Time: 8.30am

"Sideways in Time: The Alternate History and Counterfactual Narratives Conference" to be held at University of Liverpool, in conjunction with Lancas ... 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»

 

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»

 

Locating Fantastika

Date: 8 July 2015 Time: 9.00am

Following the success of the "Visualizing Fantastika" conference, we are pleased toannounce the 2nd annualFantastika conference, "Locating Fantasti ... Read more»

 

 

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Entrepreneurs in Residence Event

Date: 9 March 2015 Time: 11.30 am - 1.00 pm

The FASS Enterprise Centre will be hosting a lunch and networking event for its group of Entrepreneurs in Residence for 2014-15.This event will give o ... Read more»

 

 

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Campus in the City

Date: 4 March 2015 Time: 10.00-16.00 pm

Celebrating History and Heritage in North West England The Regional Heritage Centre is taking part in this year's Campus in the City event. Come ... 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»

 

CeMoRe and CGWS Research Seminar with Prof Cathy Coleborne

Date: 11 March 2015 Time: 12.30pm

Lancaster Research Seminar,Wednesday 11 March2015 - PLEASE NOTE NEW DATE Professor Catharine Coleborne, University of Waikato, New Zealand ... Read more»

 

Recent work in rural history in north-west England

Date: 26 March 2015 Time: 1.30 pm-5.00pm

This afternoon seminar provides an opportunity to hear two papers on recent research into very different aspects of landownership and land managemen ... Read more»

 

Studying the history of religion in local communities

Date: 25 April 2015 Time: 9.15- 4.30

The programme for this Regional Heritage Centre study day is:9.15 a.m. Please note earlier start time: assemble Biology Lecture Theatre (tea/coffee ... Read more»

 

Fundraising in the Community

Date: 30 April 2015 Time: 10.00 am - 5.00pm

This exciting partnership with the Institute of Fundraising is designed to help fundraisers who are looking to secure funding for a heritage project ... Read more»

 

Recording the Past - making oral histories in the North West

Date: 16 May 2015 Time: 09.30 - 16.30

This study day brings together some of the leading academics and researchers on the oral history of North West England.Programme:9.30 a.m. Assemble ... Read more»

 

Histfest 2015

Date: 29 - 31 May 2015 Time: 10.00 am - 5.00 pm

Department of History, Lancaster University Friday 29th-Sunday 31st May 2015Annual Postgraduate ConferenceKeynotes:Professor Ludmilla Jordanova (Durha ... Read more»

 

 

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Joint Graduate Workshop - Mobile Situations / Situated Media

Date: 25 -27 June 2015 Time: 9.00am - 5.00pm

A collaboration between: The Graduate Research Training Group Locating Media, University of Siegen Centre for Mobilities Resea ... 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»

 

Now the financial crisis is (arguably) over, how effective do you, as a corporate lawyer, believe the UK regulators were?

Date: 3 March 2015 Time: 5.00 pm

The annual William Charnley Lecture will take place on 3rd March 2015 at 3pm in Cavendish Colloquium Room. The title of the lecture is; 'Now the finan ... Read more»

 

The Indian Army in Mespotamia - forgotten prisoners, forgotten army, forgotten war

Date: 4 March 2015 Time: 5.30 pm

Lancaster-Manchester Joint Seminar Series on the Great War and International Law Sponsored by the International Law Association > Profes ... Read more»

 

Food Marketing Regulation: Time to Seize the (Red) Bull by the Horns

Date: 19 March 2015 Time: 4.00-5.30pm

'Food Marketing Regulation: Time to Seize the (Red) Bull by the Horns" Professor Amandine Garde (Liverpool Law School) Abstract: In May 2010, a ... Read more»

 

 

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Corporate discourse: a themed session of the LIP research group

Date: 2 March 2015 Time: 3.00-4.30pm

Corporate discourse A themed session of the Language, Ideology and Power research group When: 2 March 2015, 3-4.30pm Where: Bowland Nor ... Read more»

 

SLLAT Seminar: Sible Andringa (Amsterdam)

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

Investigating how explicit knowledge affects online L2 processing: The possibilities and pitfalls of a visual world eye-tracking paradigm Sible ... Read more»

 

LTRG talk by Brunfaut & McCray: Modelling L2 reading proficiency using eye-tracking measures

Date: 5 March 2015 Time: 15.00-16.30 pm

Title: Modelling L2 reading proficiency using eye-tracking measuresPresenters: Tineke Brunfaut & Gareth McCrayAbstract: Substantial work has ... Read more»

 

LVC talk - Daniel Van Olmen (Lancaster) A first look at the 'human' impersonal pronoun in Afrikaans vs European West-Germanic

Date: 5 March 2015 Time: 4.30 pm

The next meeting of the Language Variation and Change research group will feature the following talk:Daniel Van Olmen (Lancaster): A first look at the ... Read more»

 

Linguistics Circle - Rob Drummond (MMU) Linguistic research in a challenging environment: Youth language and identity in urban Britain

Date: 10 March 2015 Time: 6.00 pm

The next Linguistics Circle talk will feature a talk from Dr Rob Drummond (Manchester Metropolitan University).It will take place at 6pm on Tuesday 10 ... Read more»

 

PaSty talk: Mick Short (Lancaster University) 'Discourse presentation categories, sub-categories and their effects'

Date: 11 March 2015 Time: 4.00-5.00 pm

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LTRG talk by Theresa Weiler: The use of expert judgements to investigate the underlying construct of four item types used to assess lexico-grammatical competence

Date: 12 March 2015 Time: 15.00-16.30 pm

Title: The use of expert judgements to investigate the underlying construct of four item types used to assess lexico-grammatical competencePresenter ... Read more»

 

SLLAT Seminar: Abdalkarim Zawawi (LAEL) on 'Syntactic priming in L2 spoken language interaction: the case of dative alternation and particle placement'

Date: 18 March 2015 Time: 04.00-05.30 pm

LAEL's PhD student Abdalkarim Zawawi presents his work in progress: Title: Syntactic priming in L2 spoken language interaction: the case of dative al ... Read more»

 

LTRG talk by Aaron Batty on attention to visual cues in a video-mediated listening test

Date: 19 March 2015 Time: 15.00-16.30 pm

Title: What are you looking at? An eye-tracking study of attention to visual cues in a video-mediated listening testPresenter: Aaron Batty ... Read more»

 

Symposium on Language, Culture and Medicine

Date: 23 March 2015 Time: 9.00 - 5.00 pm

Places for this event are restricted, and will be allocated on a first-come-first-served basis. If you are interested, please email Elena Semino -e. ... Read more»

 

LTRG talks by Kris Van de Poel and Marina Vulovic (University of Antwerp, Belgium)

Date: 20 April 2015 Time: 15.00-17.00 pm

Talk 1: Academic reading preparedness and academic acculturation by Kris Van de Poel (University of Antwerp, Belgium) Previous studies have shown ... Read more»

 

LTRG talk by Doris Froetscher: Washback on classroom reading tests

Date: 30 April 2015 Time: 15.00-16.30 pm

Title: Washback of the Austrian end-of-school-leaving exam for English on classroom reading testsPresenter: Doris Froetscher ... Read more»

 

10th Lancaster University Postgraduate Conference in Linguistics and Language Teaching

Date: 13 July 2015 Time: 9.30-5.00

The 10th Lancaster University International Postgraduate Conference in Linguistics and Language Teaching which will take place at Lancaster Universi ... 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).For more information see the conference website. ... Read more»

 

 

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Joint Graduate Workshop - Mobile Situations / Situated Media

Date: 25 -27 June 2015 Time: 9.00am - 5.00pm

A collaboration between: The Graduate Research Training Group Locating Media, University of Siegen Centre for Mobilities Resea ... Read more»

 

 

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PPR Research Seminar

Date: 11 March 2015 Time: 4.00-6.00 pm

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

 

Sixth Form Study Day: Religion, Violence and Security

Date: 17 March 2015 Time: 10.00 am -3.30 pm

Sixth Form Study Day: Religion, Violence and Security Department of Politics, Philosophy and Religion Tuesday 17th March 2015 10 ... 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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The politics of popular culture, one day workshop

Date: 6 March 2015 Time: 11.00-17.00

How are women represented in popular culture today? How do representations of gender impact on girls and women's understanding of themselves, their bo ... Read more»

 

CeMoRe and CGWS Research Seminar with Prof Cathy Coleborne

Date: 11 March 2015 Time: 12.30pm

Lancaster Research Seminar,Wednesday 11 March2015 - PLEASE NOTE NEW DATE Professor Catharine Coleborne, University of Waikato, New Zealand ... Read more»

 

Future Fictions: Dystopia on Film

Date: 12 March 2015 Time: 13.00-14.00

Speaker: Dr Graeme Gilloch (Department of Sociology) ... 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»

 

Demand Centre Seminar: Tim Schwanen, Reducing energy consumption in urban transport: ecologies of innovation in the UK

Date: 18 March 2015 Time: 4.00 - 6.00 pm

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5th Postgraduate Science and Technology Studies (STS) Conference

Date: 23-25 March 2015 Time:

We invite students from the North West of England interested in Science and Technology Studies (STS) and Feminist Technoscience to join the 5th post ... Read more»

 

Security Lancaster and UNESCO Chair in Gender Research introduce Margaret Abraham

Date: 17 April 2015 Time: 16.00hrs

Progression and Regression: (Re)shaping the State's Response to Violence Against Women Margaret Abraham, Hofstra University, USA Presiden ... Read more»

 

Feminist Activisms: A Feminist Media and Cultural Studies Summer School

Date: 19 - 22 May 2015 Time: 09.00-17.00 pm

Over four days (and evenings) you will participate in a range of lectures, workshops, discussions, a film screening, and a public lecture and also g ... Read more»

 

Joint Graduate Workshop - Mobile Situations / Situated Media

Date: 25 -27 June 2015 Time: 9.00am - 5.00pm

A collaboration between: The Graduate Research Training Group Locating Media, University of Siegen Centre for Mobilities Resea ... 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»

 

 

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