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'Revolting Subjects'! Not for Dr Imogen Tyler shortlisted for book award

Date: 18 March 2014

Dr Imogen Tyler (Sociology), has had her book shortlisted for the annual Bread and Roses Awards. Now in its third year, the awards celebrate excellenc ... Read more»


Across the Pond with Beth Dahlstrom

Date: 18 March 2014

Beth Dahlstrom, one of our MA in English Literary Studies students, is blogging for 'Across the Pond'. Across the Pond is an organisation which helps ... Read more»


Lancaster in Toronto

Date: 17 March 2014

Dr Tony Sharpe and two PhD students, Harriet Newnes and Maria Christou are currently visiting the University of Toronto as part of our ongoing 'exchan ... Read more»


Patrick Rebuschat gives two presentations at AAAL 2014 in Portland

Date: 21 March 2014

Patrick Rebuschat is giving two presentations at the annual meeting of the American Association for Applied Linguistics (AAAL) in Portland, Oregon. Th ... Read more»


Hot off the Press…the winners!

Date: 14 March 2014

Hot off the Press…the winners! The story of a light-fingered larcenis ... Read more»


Cornelia Gräbner to coordinate panel at American Comparative Literature Association conference

Date: 14 March 2014

Cornelia Gräbner will be coordinating a panel at the Annual Conference of the American Comparative Literature Association, New York Universit ... Read more»


Hot Off The Press Competition Winners

Date: 14 March 2014

The story of a light-fingered larcenist hunted down by Segway-mounted pursuers caught competition judges' attention and earned a FASS student a plac ... Read more»


Keith Soothill

Date: 14 March 2014

The University regrets to report the death of Emeritus Professor Keith Soothill, who died on Wednesday 12 February, aged 72 following a stroke. Ke ... Read more»


Sam Kirkham gives invited talk at Newcastle University

Date: 12 March 2014

Sam Kirkham gave an invited talk on Ethnicity, social practice and phonetic variation in Sheffield English at Newcastle University's SELLL Linguistics ... Read more»


Cornelia Gräbner to address 'Poetry in Public Spaces' research group at Louvain-la-Neuve, Belgium

Date: 12 March 2014

On 6 May 2014, at 12 pm, Cornelia Gräbner (DELC)will speak to colleagues and postgraduate students at the university Louvain-la-Neuve in Belg ... Read more»


New Blog Post - Samantha Al-Sharifi

Date: 12 March 2014

Social Media: A new opportunity or a new threat for retail loss prevention?A major challenge facing retail loss prevention (security guards etc.) toda ... Read more»


Project Findings Inform Campaign Against Consumerism in Higher Education

Date: 11 March 2014

The findings from the ESRC-funded 'Pedagogic Quality and Inequality in University First Degrees' have been used as the basis for the University and Co ... Read more»


Invited International Programme Chair

Date: 8 March 2014

The World Conference on Computers in Education (WCCE) is organised by the International Federation for Information Processing (IFIP) every 4 years. Th ... Read more»


Kamilla Elliott: 'Inspiring Change' for International Women's Day

Date: 7 March 2014

Dr Kamilla Elliott's article 'Jane Austen and the Politics of Picture Identification', originally published in Nineteenth-Century Contexts; a Routledg ... Read more»


'Clowning Around' Professor Jeffrey Richards

Date: 7 March 2014

Professor Jeffrey Richards (History) is featured on BBC Radio 4 Extra, in a programme entitled 'Clowing Around', which looks at the tradition of slap ... Read more»


Olga Gomez-Cash speaking at Language World 2014

Date: 7 March 2014

Following on from her work with schools and on A level provision in languages, Olga Gomez-Cash will be giving a paper on 'Effective Transition in ... Read more»


Veronika Koller and Elena Semino give talk at Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Date: 6 March 2014

Veronika Koller and Elena Semino give invited talk on 'Metaphor in End of Life Care' at Hong Kong Polytechnic University. ... Read more»


Research Trip to Canada

Date: 6 March 2014

Stephen Wilkinson recently returned from a trip to Canada during which he spoke at three Canadian universities: McGill, Carleton, and Ottawa. At McGil ... Read more»


John Urry's latest book - Offshoring

Date: 6 March 2014

Offshoring by John Urry (to be published April 2014, Polity Press) explores the powerful and pervasive worlds that have been generated offshore and th ... Read more»


Jonathan Culpeper gives impoliteness talk at University of Huddersfield

Date: 5 March 2014

Jonathan Culpeper talks about impoliteness as part of the Linguistics Research Seminar series at the University of Huddersfield. ... Read more»



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