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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

UK premiere of Sons and Daughters of the Alarde

UK premiere of Sons and Daughters of the Alarde
Description
As part of the Arts and Science Festival 2015 we were delighted to be able to screen the documentary Sons and Daughters of the Alarde (2013).
Date:
23/03/2015

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

Unspeakable Freedom screening and debate

Unspeakable Freedom screening and debate
Description
Dr Zara Dinnen is speaking at an event at Grand Union gallery in Birmingham.
Date:
13/03/2015

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

Messaging in the Midlands

Messaging in the Midlands
Description
Dr Caroline Tagg and Dr Esther Asprey have received seed corn funding from the University's Institute of Superdiversity Research (IRiS) for a data collection trial to be held in the Library of Birmingham from Monday 2 - Friday 6 March 2015.
Date:
16/02/2015

The Battle that Gave Birth to the Globe

The Battle that Gave Birth to the Globe
Description
The Shakespeare Institute's Dr Chris Laoutaris on BBC1's One Show.
Date:
13/02/2015

Strata Conference 2015 - Call for papers

Strata Conference 2015 - Call for papers
Description
One-day interdisciplinary conference seeks to showcase current research on the theme of 'strata' in the period 1845-1945 across the arts, humanities and social sciences.
Date:
12/02/2015
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