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Final Year student presents at national Linguistics conference

Final Year student presents at national Linguistics conference
Description
Final year BA English Language student, Samantha Ford has presented her work at the Undergraduate Linguistics Association of Britain (ULAB) 2017 hosted by the University of Cambridge.
Date:
13/04/2017

Arts and Science Festival 2017

Arts and Science Festival 2017
Description
Fifth annual student showcase.
Date:
11/04/2017

The lying game: why unreliable TV narrators matter in the Trump era

The lying game: why unreliable TV narrators matter in the Trump era
Description
James Walters quoted in Guardian article.
Date:
05/04/2017

The Fifth Annual Shakespeare Institute Play-Reading Marathon: Before Shakespeare, 1581-91

The Fifth Annual Shakespeare Institute Play-Reading Marathon: Before Shakespeare, 1581-91
Description
Staff and students of the Shakespeare Institute will read the complete corpus of surviving commercial drama written during the ten years leading up to the debut of William Shakespeare, including plays by Christopher Marlowe, Thomas Kyd, Robert Greene, George Peele, and almost the entire dramatic canon of John Lyly.
Date:
31/03/2017

Desmond Elliot Prize

Desmond Elliot Prize
Description
Congratulations also for Luke Kennard's novel The Transition which has today been longlisted for the Desmond Elliot Prize.
Date:
31/03/2017

Multimodal metaphor in advertising

Multimodal metaphor in advertising
Description
On Tuesday 28 March, Dr Paula Pérez Sobrino and Professor Jeannette Littlemore presented their work to a group of local local businesses at the University of Birmingham Business Club.
Date:
30/03/2017

International Dylan Thomas Prize shortlisting

International Dylan Thomas Prize shortlisting
Description
Congratulations to Luke Kennard, in the Department of Film and Creative Writing, on recently being shortlisted for the International Dylan Thomas Prize for his book of poetry Cain.
Date:
28/03/2017

Editing Hamlet for Performance

Editing Hamlet for Performance
Description
Dr Abigail Rokison-Woodall discusses 'Editing Hamlet for Performance' - the history of performance editions and her current work as co-general editor and editor of Hamlet for the new Bloomsbury Arden Shakespeare Performance Editions.
Date:
17/03/2017

American Association for Applied linguistics conference

American Association for Applied linguistics conference
Description
Paul Thompson to speak at the March 2017 event.
Date:
14/03/2017

What manner of man was he?

What manner of man was he?
Description
In his lecture 'What manner of man was he?', Professor Sir Stanley Wells discusses the available archival and literary materials and the most promising intellectual approaches that might inform a personal biography of William Shakespeare.
Date:
08/03/2017
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