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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

Beihang University visiting the Centre for Corpus Research

Beihang University visiting the Centre for Corpus Research
Description
A delegation from Beihang University is visiting the Centre for Corpus Research on 13 and 14 December to explore opportunities for collaboration.
Date:
14/12/2016

Call for papers

Call for papers
Description
Crossing borders in the insular Middle Ages, c. 900-1500, the second biennial conference in the series, to be held at the University of Birmingham, 3-5 April 2017.
Date:
12/12/2016

Paul Thompson invited speaker at the University of Stirling

Paul Thompson invited speaker at the University of Stirling
Description
Paul Thompson is an invited speaker at a one day British Academy funded event on the theme 'Researching, teaching and learning English for Academic Purposes (EAP): Perspectives from Corpus Linguistics (CL)'
Date:
09/12/2016

Dr Ruth Page giving a guest lecture at the University of Macau

Dr Ruth Page giving a guest lecture at the University of Macau
Description
Dr Ruth Page is visiting the University of Macau to give an guest lecture on effective publishing practices, 8-13 December.
Date:
09/12/2016

David Lodge portrait unveiled

David Lodge portrait unveiled
Description
Steve Ellis reports from the University Library unveiling.
Date:
08/12/2016

Michaela Mahlberg at the Hay Festival

Michaela Mahlberg at the Hay Festival
Description
Professor Michaela Mahlberg, interviewed at the Hay Festival, talks about Corpus Linguistics as a method of quickly surveying word usage in texts and illustrates how we can use it to analyse Dickens.
Date:
29/11/2016

One-minute movie competition 2016-2017

One-minute movie competition 2016-2017
Description
The Department of Film and Creative Writing is pleased to announce its 2016-2017 One-Minute Movie Competition. First prize is an Amazon Kindle Fire HD! There will also be two runner-up prizes of Amazon vouchers.
Date:
21/11/2016
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