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Associate Lecturer Wins 2014 Commonwealth Short Story Prize

Date: 17 June 2014

Congratulations to Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi, who has won the Commonwealth Short Story Prize for 2014. Jennifer, who was awarded her PhD in Creati ... Read more»

 

Appointment to AHRC Peer Review College

Date: 13 June 2014

James Taylor has been appointed to the AHRC Peer Review College, Academic Group. The appointment runs until the end of 2017. As a member of the Colle ... Read more»

 

Barcoding Nature

Date: 12 June 2014

The book 'Barcoding Nature: shifting cultures of taxonomy in an age of biodiversity loss' by Claire Waterton, Rebecca Ellis and Brian Wynne (2013) i ... Read more»

 

Derek Sayer's Prague, Capital of the Twentieth Century awarded Special Mention in Czech book prize

Date: 12 June 2014

Derek Sayer's book Prague, Capital of the Twentieth Century has been awarded a Special Mention in the F. X. Šalda Prize for 2014.This ... Read more»

 

Olga Gomez-Cash will be speaking at the Reshaping Languages in Higher Education Conference

Date: 11 June 2014

Olga Gomez-Cash will be speaking at the Reshaping Languages in Higher Education Conference, 9 and 10 July 2014 in Southampton This ... Read more»

 

Centre for Crime, Law and Justice Launch Event Programme

Date: 11 June 2014

Programme Centre for Crime, Law and Justice Launch Event, 9am Monday 30 June - 1pm Tuesday 1 July 2014 Lancaster House Hotel MONDAY 30T ... Read more»

 

Patrick Hagopian awarded Fellowship at Smithsonian

Date: 10 June 2014

The History Department is delighted to announce that Dr. Patrick Hagopian has been appointed the Patricia and Phillip Frost Senior Fellow for 20 ... Read more»

 

Conference Programme: 21st Century Borders

Date: 6 June 2014

Conference Programme: 21st Century Borders09.00 Registration and Tea and Coffee 09.30 Welcome by Dr. James Summers (Director of the Centre fo ... Read more»

 

A Midummer Night's Dream at Lancaster Castle

Date: 6 June 2014

The Department of English and Creative Writing are very pleased to present three open-air performances of Shakespeare's A Midsummer Night's Dream at L ... Read more»

 

Love's Victory for Alison Findlay

Date: 6 June 2014

Professor Alison Findlay and actors from Shakespeare's Globe will be reviving the earliest surviving comedy drama by a female writer at Penshurs ... Read more»

 

Elena Semino gives invited talk at Congress of European Association for Palliative Care

Date: 5 June 2014

On 5ht June 2014, Elena Semino gave an invited talk on 'Metaphors at the End of Life: Results from a Large Study' at the 8th World Congress of the Eur ... Read more»

 

New Blog Post - Agata Fijalkowski

Date: 4 June 2014

A Pioneer for Her Time: Musine KokalariI am on a mission to revive the story of a little known Albanian writer and political dissident.In 2012, when I ... Read more»

 

Undergraduate students picked for prestigious writing mentorship scheme

Date: 4 June 2014

We are pleased to announce that four Lancaster creative writing students have been selected for prestigious Writing Squad mentoring and young wr ... Read more»

 

New blog post - David Campbell

Date: 28 May 2014

The Legality of Badger Gassing In responses to excellent comments made on an earlier blog about the pilot badger culls, I have given it as my opinion ... Read more»

 

New Book Published

Date: 27 May 2014

Rachel Cooper's new book Diagnosing the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (Karnac, 2014) has just been published. The Diagnostic a ... Read more»

 

Interview on North West Tonight about World War One

Date: 27 May 2014

Ian Gregory and Corinna Peniston-Bird were interviewed on North-West Tonight about their work on the impact of the First World War on Lancaster, work ... Read more»

 

Tineke Brunfaut and Luke Harding on language testing conference marathon

Date: 29 May - 6 June

Language testers Tineke Brunfaut and Luke Harding will be attending the annual conference of the European Association for Language Testing and A ... Read more»

 

Judit Kormos and the Dystefl team win British Council ELTon award

Date: 23 May 2014

Dr. Judit Kormos from the Department of Linguistics together with a European team of five partner countries have won the ELTons award of the British ... Read more»

 

Jennifer Makumbi: wins major international short story prize

Date: 23 May 2014

Jennifer Makumbi, postdoc and Associate Lecturer, has won the Commonwealth 2014 Short Story Prize. Read the full story by following the link below. ... Read more»

 

Judit Kormos features in lecture series on the effects of dyslexia on foreign language learning

Date: 21 May 2014

Pearson Education has released a new video lecture series on dyslexia and foreign language learning on YouTube. Dr. Judit Kormos features in the fi ... Read more»

 

 

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