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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

Law School Gathers to Discuss Miller and Brexit

Law School Gathers to Discuss Miller and Brexit
Description
Following the Divisional Court decision in the case of Miller (finding that Parliament must authorise the triggering of Article 50), almost 100 students, staff members, and members of the public gathered at Birmingham Law School to discuss the case and its implications.
Date:
09/12/2016

Modern Languages Christmas party

Modern Languages Christmas party
Description
December saw the return of the Modern Languages Christmas Party, which was attended by Undergraduates, Postgraduates and staff in the Department as well as Erasmus and International students from across the University.
Date:
08/12/2016

David Lodge portrait unveiled

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

Birmingham University Singers and University Women's Choir perform Jonathan Dove

Birmingham University Singers and University Women's Choir perform Jonathan Dove
Description
University of Birmingham were delighted to welcome contemporary composer, Jonathan Dove, to the Elgar Concert Hall this month to hear his works performed by the Birmingham University Singers and University Women's Choir.
Date:
07/12/2016

Writing the Real: A Bilingual Anthology of Contemporary French Poetry

Writing the Real: A Bilingual Anthology of Contemporary French Poetry
Description
The latest book from Dr Emma Wagstaff, co-edited with Dr Nina Parish (University of Bath), was published this month.
Date:
07/12/2016

Latest IEL Working Paper published

Latest IEL Working Paper published
Description
"The Eurasian Economic Union: Balancing Sovereignty and Integration" by Birmingham's Dr Rilka Dragneva is the latest in our 2016 series of Working Papers on European Law
Date:
06/12/2016

BRIHC African Studies PhD Scholarship - apply now

BRIHC African Studies PhD Scholarship - apply now
Description
Applications now open for scholarships to commence in September 2017. Deadline to apply is 20 February 2017.
Date:
02/12/2016

Sex slaves and Jihadi Brides - problems with sexualising women's experience of ISIS

Sex slaves and Jihadi Brides - problems with sexualising women's experience of ISIS
Description
Dr Katherine Brown's work is heavily cited in The Independent's article 'Women who are captured by Isis and kept as slaves endure more than just sexual violence'
Date:
02/12/2016

'All Past Times Were Worse': Remembering Fidel Castro

'All Past Times Were Worse': Remembering Fidel Castro
Description
Dr Conrad James offers his view on Fidel Castro and the Cuban Revolution.
Date:
01/12/2016
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