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Metaphor and advertising

Metaphor and advertising
Description
Professor Jeannette Littlemore has been invited to deliver a distinguished lecture at the Open University of Hong Kong on 21 January.
Date:
09/01/2017

Grasmere study trip

Grasmere study trip
Description
In November, students on the 'Politics and Terror in the Age of Revolutions' module, which focusses on the Romantic period, took part in a residential trip to Grasmere in the Lake District.
Date:
09/01/2017

Call for papers: Tea with the Sphinx

Call for papers: Tea with the Sphinx
Description
Call for papers exploring the theme of Ancient Egypt in the modern imagination for an upcoming publication
Date:
06/01/2017

'Migrants should learn English' - who could object?

'Migrants should learn English' - who could object?
Description
Read the latest blog post by Professor Susan Hunston in 'Language in the News'.
Date:
06/01/2017

Professor Susan Hunston, OBE for services to Higher Education and Applied Linguistics

Professor Susan Hunston, OBE for services to Higher Education and Applied Linguistics
Description
We are delighted to announce that Professor Susan Hunston has been awarded an OBE for services to Higher Education and Applied Linguistics.
Date:
05/01/2017

Shakespeare Institute's Asian Tour

Shakespeare Institute's Asian Tour
Description
in November and December Professor Michael Dobson (Shakespeare Institute) visited three Asian countries with strong and distinctive traditions of Shakespearean performance, translation and scholarship – China, Japan, and India.
Date:
21/12/2016

Teaching Academy Award for Supporting Student Learning

Teaching Academy Award for Supporting Student Learning
Description
Congratulations to Erin Sullivan who has won a University Teaching Academy Award for Supporting Student Learning.
Date:
19/12/2016

Birmingham joins Chinese partners to launch Shakespeare Centre in China

Birmingham joins Chinese partners to launch Shakespeare Centre in China
Description
The Shakespeare Centre, China sees the University's world-renowned Shakespeare Institute, based in Stratford-upon-Avon, reach out to millions of Chinese people to increase access to and understanding of Shakespeare
Date:
15/12/2016

Birmingham Education Fellowship

Birmingham Education Fellowship
Description
Dr Suganthi John receives her Birmingham Education Fellowship award at the Teaching Academy Awards dinner, 13 December 2016.
Date:
15/12/2016

Jenna Clake's 'Fortune Cookie' wins the 2016 Melita Hume Prize for Poetry

Jenna Clake's 'Fortune Cookie' wins the 2016 Melita Hume Prize for Poetry
Description
Congratulations to PhD Creative Writing student Jenna Clake for winning the prize for her debut collection.
Date:
14/12/2016
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