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New entry requirements for BA English Language

New entry requirements for BA English Language
Description
BA English Language entry requirements have been updated. A levels in English Literature or a foreign language - or both- would be considered for candidates who demonstrate an interest in and aptitude for the study of language.
Date:
09/09/2013

2013 Corpus Linguistics conference

2013 Corpus Linguistics conference
Description
Several members of the English Language and Applied Linguistics division presented their research in workshops, posters and papers at the University of Lancaster.
Date:
29/07/2013

English department launches new online journal

English department launches new online journal
Description
Edited by three current PhD students, and with an international advisory board, English Language Research seeks to provide a forum for innovative research.
Date:
17/07/2013

Grant winners in detail

Grant winners in detail
Description
Dr Alison Sealey's successful grant proposal (in collaboration with Professor Guy Cook) is featured in this week's Times Higher Education supplement.
Date:
03/07/2013

A Small Hiccup

A Small Hiccup
Description
Dr Gabriela Saldanha in conversation with poet Holly Pester as part of A Small Hiccup exhibition at Grand Union.
Date:
01/07/2013

English Language at Birmingham

English Language at Birmingham
Description
Video recording of the June undergraduate open day talk.
Date:
01/07/2013

BAAL-CUP seminar on 'Conceptualizing multilingualism under globalization: membership claims, social categories and emblems of authenticity'

BAAL-CUP seminar on 'Conceptualizing multilingualism under globalization: membership claims, social categories and emblems of authenticity'
Description
Dr Caroline Tagg, gave a paper exploring how social categories are recreated, negotiated and contested in disembodied and semi-public social media contexts as individuals seek to ensure a sense of 'authenticity' and connect with others.
Date:
18/06/2013

The civic launch of IRiS, the University's Institute for Research into Superdiversity

The civic launch of IRiS, the University's Institute for Research into Superdiversity
Description
Dr Caroline Tagg from the English Department spoke to participants about the role of social media communication in superdiverse societies.
Date:
18/06/2013

English advance reading lists

English advance reading lists
Description
Suggested summer reading for new English Literature, English Language and Creative Writing students.
Date:
06/06/2013

MA Translation now on Facebook and Twitter

MA Translation now on Facebook and Twitter
Description
For prospective and current students, recent graduates, staff, and anyone interested in the exciting things currently happening in Translation Studies.
Date:
31/05/2013
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