News in English Language and Applied Linguistics

Latest storiesRSS FeedAtom Feed

The student perspective

The student perspective
Description
Jennifer Giles talks about her reasons for choosing the University of Birmingham and her experience of studying the BA English Language degree programme.
Date:
24/06/2015

New Senior Lecturer in Stylistics

New Senior Lecturer in Stylistics
Description
We are delighted to welcome Dr Ruth Page, our new Senior Lecturer in Stylistics, who will be joining our department in September.
Date:
10/06/2015

Professor Michaela Mahlberg joins the University

Professor Michaela Mahlberg joins the University
Description
Professor Michaela Mahlberg will be taking up the Chair in Corpus Linguistics in the Department of English Language and Applied Linguistics in the autumn.
Date:
08/06/2015

Chinese student wins award for her outstanding research

Chinese student wins award for her outstanding research
Description
PhD student Shuangling Li has won an award from the Chinese Government who found her research to be 'outstanding'.
Date:
21/05/2015

Author of the Month

Author of the Month
Description
Routledge May Author of the Month is Caroline Tagg, whose Exploring Digital Communication came out earlier this year.
Date:
05/05/2015

Language and Superdiversity: exploring corpus approaches

Description
Forthcoming series of seminars which will explore the possible synergies between corpus linguistics and superdiversity.
Date:
31/03/2015

Messaging in the Midlands

Messaging in the Midlands
Description
Caroline Tagg and Esther Asprey talk about their experience 'Messaging in the Midlands' at the Library of Birmingham.
Date:
26/03/2015

Two new books published

Two new books published
Description
We are pleased to announce the publication of two new books this month by members of staff in Department of English Language and Applied Linguistics.
Date:
20/03/2015

Centre for Corpus Research special seminar

Description
The Centre for Corpus Research will host a special seminar on Wednesday 18 March with two invited speakers.
Date:
11/03/2015

£10,000 scholarships for Masters study at the University of Birmingham

£10,000 scholarships for Masters study at the University of Birmingham
Description
For 2015 entry the University has two brand new schemes which offer £10,000 scholarships for Masters students. These scholarships have been jointly funded by the British Government; the allocation of the awards, which is the fourth highest in the UK, further cements Birmingham's place amongst the very best higher education institutions for postgraduate study.
Date:
10/03/2015
Displaying 1 to 10 of 114
Previous 1 2 3 4 5 Next