Skip Links | Access/General | Site Map
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Lancaster University
You are here: Home >

Geoffrey Leech and Mick Short honorary guests at Style in Fiction Today Conference

Date: 22 September 2011

Emeritus Professor Geoffrey Leech and Professor Mick Short were invited as honorary guests to the Université Lyon 3, France on 22-23 September 2011, to give keynote addresses at a conference on Style in Fiction Today.

The conference was a joint event of the Poetics and Linguistics Association (PALA) and the Société de Stylistique Anglaise (SSA) to celebrate the thirtieth anniversary of the publication of Leech and Short's Style in Fiction in 1981. Five years ago, Style in Fiction won the Silver Jubilee prize awarded by PALA for the most influential stylistics book written since the association's founding in 1980. A new edition of the book was published by Pearson/Longman in 2006.

 

Further information

Associated staff: Geoffrey Leech, Mick Short

Associated departments and research centres: Linguistics and English Language, Pragmatics and Stylistics Research Group (PaSTY)

«Back

Search FASS

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
| Home | Departments | People | Study Here | Research | Business and Enterprise | News and Events |
- FASS Intranet -

Save this page: Delicious Del.icio.us Reddit Reddit Facebook Stumble It Stumble It!

Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Faculty of Arts and Social Sciences
Lancaster University
Lancaster LA1 4YD
United Kingdom

Tel: +44 (0) 1524 510851
E-mail:

E-mail: Email address protected by JavaScript. Please enable JavaScript to contact us.

Copyright & Disclaimer | Privacy and Cookies Notice

Save contact details

Save contact details