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Andrew Sayer's Latest Book - Why We Can't Afford the Rich

Date: 27 October 2014

As inequalities widen and the effects of austerity deepen, the wealth of the rich has soared in many countries. Over the last three decades the rich ... Read more»


Carolyn Jackson invited speaker at Government Equalities Office seminar

Date: 27 October 2014

Professor Carolyn Jackson was invited to speak at a seminar hosted by the Government Equalities Office and attended by Jo Swinson, Parliamentary Under ... Read more»


PhD Congratulations

Date: 24 October 2014

Congratulations to Dr Joe Rigby who passed his Viva today. The title of his thesis was The Excess of Migration and his supervisors were Professor John ... Read more»


Slavisa Radovic: visiting researcher in the Centre for Technology Enhanced Learning

Date: 23 October 2014

The Department and Centre for Technology Enhanced Learning are delighted to announce that Slavisa Radovic, from the Faculty of Mathematics and G ... Read more»


Special Edition - Inclusive Technologies and Learning

Date: 23 October 2014

Professor Don Passey has been invited as guest editor of a special issue of the open access journal Social Inclusion (ISSN: 2183-2803). The topic for ... Read more»


Funded PhD studentships at the Department of Linguistics and English Language

Date: 23 October 2014

For 2015/16, the Department of Linguistics and English Language at Lancaster University will again offer a number of funded PhD and MA student ... Read more»


Derek Sayer wins international award

Date: 23 October 2014

The History Department is delighted to announce that ProfessorDerek Sayer has been awarded theGeorge L. Mosse prizebythe American Historical Associat ... Read more»


Theodora Jim's latest book Sharing with the Gods

Date: 22 October 2014

Theodora Jim's latest book,Sharing with the Gods: Aparchai and Dekatai in Ancient Greece (2014), is published by the Oxford University Press.Sharing w ... Read more»


Christopher Hart's latest books published

Date: 22 October 2014

Christopher Hart's two latest books, Contemporary Critical Discourse Studies and Discourse and Grammar and Ideology: Functional and Cognitive Perspect ... Read more»


Luke Harding to give plenary talk at IATEFL TEA SIG conference in Granada

Date: 22 October 2014

Luke Harding will give a plenary talk at the IATEFL Testing, Evaluation and Assessment SIG conference, held in Granada on 24-25 October. The title of ... Read more»


Press Release: 50 Years of Terry Eagleton, 50 Years of Lancaster

Date: 20 October 2014

Terry Eagleton, one of the world's leading literary critics, is taking part in Lancaster University's 50th anniversary celebrations with a speci ... Read more»


Ruth Wodak Keynote, 2nd Graduate Conference on Discourse Analysis

Date: 17 October 2014

Ruth is invited as keynote Speaker at the 2nd Graduate Conference on Theoretical and Methodological Practices of Discourse Analysis, at the Univer ... Read more»


FASS Media Digest - Issue 4

Date: 17 October 2014

The third issue of the FASS Media Digest, covering 29th September to 12th October, can be viewed here: ... Read more»


Press Release: In Focus: The Future of the North

Date: 14 October 2014

Lancaster University is to host a special think-tank 'ideas day' as part of the Government's 'Northern Futures' debate on creating a vibrant future ... Read more»


History Placements Scheme, 2014-15

Date: 13 October 2014

We are pleased to announce today's launch of the History Placement Scheme 2014-15. This pilot scheme, coordinated by the Department of History, ... Read more»


Elena Semino gives talks at Fuzhou University and Hong Kong Polytechnic University

Date: 12 October 2014

Between 8th and 14th October, Elena Semino visited Fuzhou University (China) and Hong Kong Polytechnic University. In Fuzhou, she gave five lectures i ... Read more»


The Anthropocene Monument comes to Toulouse

Date: 12 October 2014

On 10-12 October Bronislaw Szerszynski ran the three day colloquium-performance 'Anthropocene Monument' at Les Abattoirs Museum of Contemporary ... Read more»


Derek Sayer's Prague, Capital of the 20th Century gets honorary mention for prestigious US prize

Date: 10 October 2014

Derek Sayer's Prague, Capital of the Twentieth Century: A Surrealist History (Princeton University Press, 2013) is one of two books to be awarded an " ... Read more»


CeMoRe Fellowship Awards 2014-15

Date: 9 October 2014

We were overwhelmed by the response from our call for CeMoRe Fellowships 2014/15. There was an extremely strong field with many excellent contenders ... Read more»


Making an Impact: Issue 1

Date: 9 October 2014

'Making an Impact' is a newsletter published by the FASS Enterprise Centre. Designed to accompany the Media Digests, the newsletter details the activi ... Read more»



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