English Language Research seminars

The ELR seminars are a long-running weekly research seminar series within the Department of English Language and Applied Linguistics.

The seminars are aimed primarily at staff, post-graduate students, and academic visitors in the department, but everyone with an interest in language research is welcome!

For further information, please contact the ELR seminar series co-ordinator, Professor Michael Toolan: m.toolan@bham.ac.uk.

Discourse analysis of gender and age applied to the wider world of business

Discourse analysis of gender and age applied to the wider world of business

Date
04/10/2016
Description
Clare Anderson delivers this English Language research seminar.
Discourse analysis of researcher vignettes: a reflexive approach to exploring co-production in a large diverse team

Discourse analysis of researcher vignettes: a reflexive approach to exploring co-production in a large diverse team

Date
11/10/2016
Description
Caroline Tagg (The Open University) delivers this English Language research seminar.
45 Years of Budget Speech metaphors: 1971-2016

45 Years of Budget Speech metaphors: 1971-2016

Date
18/10/2016
Description
Michael Toolan (University of Birmingham) delivers this English Language research seminar.
The Discourse of Sexual Health Advice

The Discourse of Sexual Health Advice

Date
25/10/2016
Description
Lee Oakley (University of Birmingham) delivers this English Language research seminar.
Title to be confirmed

Title to be confirmed

Date
08/11/2016
Description
Michaela Mahlberg (University of Birmingham) delivers this English Language research seminar.
Title to be confirmed

Title to be confirmed

Date
15/11/2016
Description
Ruth Page (University of Birmingham) delivers this English Language research seminar.
Holocaust poetry as communication

Holocaust poetry as communication

Date
22/11/2016
Description
Jean Boase-Beier (University of East Anglia) delivers this English Language research seminar.
Title to be confirmed

Title to be confirmed

Date
29/11/2016
Description
Joe Bennett (University of Birmingham) delivers this English Language research seminar.
Title to be confirmed

Title to be confirmed

Date
06/12/2016
Description
Rodney Jones (University of Reading) delivers this English Language research seminar.