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'How to write a female villain' creative writing competition winners visit campus

'How to write a female villain' creative writing competition winners visit campus
Description
The three winners of the ´╗┐GLARE competition visited campus today, where Pro-Vice Chancellor Professor Michael Whitby, presented them with a certificate and a set of signed books by author Robin Stevens.
Date:
05/07/2019

University of Birmingham makes splash at Hay

University of Birmingham makes splash at Hay
Description
Literature festival invites academics to speak on the art of political rhetoric, storytelling, 19th century literature and wetland archaeology.
Date:
05/06/2019

CLiC 2.0 release

CLiC 2.0 release
Description
We are releasing the brand-new version 2.0 of the CLiC web app with a refreshed look, many new features and additional texts. As part of the upgrade, the CLiC server will be down on Thursday 7 March.
Date:
05/03/2019

Pretty girls & brave boys. Fiction and the real world in children's literature

Pretty girls & brave boys. Fiction and the real world in children's literature
Description
Hold the date for our one-day Glare symposium on April 5 2019
Date:
14/01/2019

College of Arts and Law confirmed as a focus for Fantastic Research

College of Arts and Law confirmed as a focus for Fantastic Research
Description
Four of the five films and podcasts launched this week by the University for its 'Fantastic Research' campaign feature academics from the College of Arts and Law.
Date:
16/11/2018

GLARE at Heidelberg University

GLARE at Heidelberg University
Description
To mark the halfway point of the GLARE project, Dr. Anna Cermakova will be giving a talk at Heidelberg University.
Date:
05/11/2018

CLiC and the Cadbury Research Library: The start of a collaboration

CLiC and the Cadbury Research Library: The start of a collaboration
Description
Read more about the beginning of the collaboration between the CLiC and GLARE projects with the Cadbury Research Library. The collaboration was kicked off with a seminar for library staff, introducing the CLiC web app and the opportunities it can offer to students, staff and visitors.
Date:
28/09/2018

Creating and recreating children's manuscript magazine culture in Victorian fiction

Creating and recreating children's manuscript magazine culture in Victorian fiction
Description
Lois Burke writes for GLARE on how corpora of literary texts and using specialised software to search through these corpora can enrich both literary and socio-cultural studies.
Date:
26/09/2018

Children's Word of the Year 2018

Children's Word of the Year 2018
Description
GLARE invited Professor Susan Hunston to offer an expert commentary on plastic, word frequencies, and corpus research.
Date:
08/08/2018

Robin Stevens for GLARE: Because Stories Matter

Description
GLARE is delighted and honoured to announce that their project will cooperate with the award-winning children's writer Robin Stevens.
Date:
01/06/2018
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