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Modernist Scholar Celebrates Dalloway Day 2018 at the National Portrait Gallery and British Library

Modernist Scholar Celebrates Dalloway Day 2018 at the National Portrait Gallery and British Library
Description
On 20 June 2018, Professor Alexandra Harris led a tour at the National Portrait Gallery of selected paintings and photographs of and by Virginia Woolf, Vanessa Bell, Duncan Grant, and others associated with the Bloomsbury Group and the modernist movement.
Date:
19/07/2018

Towards One Thousand Constructions: rethinking the learner's understanding of lexis and grammar

Towards One Thousand Constructions: rethinking the learner's understanding of lexis and grammar
Description
Professor Susan Hunston is giving a plenary talk at this year's Teaching and Language Corpora Conference (TaLC), which will take place on 18-21 July 2018 at the University of Cambridge.
Date:
11/07/2018

Erin Sullivan wins award for Excellence in Doctoral Research Supervision

Erin Sullivan wins award for Excellence in Doctoral Research Supervision
Description
Awards recognise the significant contribution made by academic supervisors to the successful completion of high-class doctoral research at the University.
Date:
03/07/2018

Renowned US Poet performing this Friday in Birmingham

Renowned US Poet performing this Friday in Birmingham
Description
Alice Notley to give a performance at the Birmingham and Midland Institute.
Date:
03/07/2018

Trust management strategies in business communication

Trust management strategies in business communication
Description
Dr Matteo Fuoli invited to give a plenary talk at this summer's Association for Business Communication Regional Conference for Europe, Africa, and Middle East.
Date:
02/07/2018

SCUDD in Birmingham

SCUDD in Birmingham
Description
Report from the Standing Conference of University Drama Departments.
Date:
29/06/2018

New free online course: Introduction to Linguistics

New free online course: Introduction to Linguistics
Description
Starting on 2 July, the Department of English Language and Applied Linguistics is running a new Massive Open Online Course (MOOC), Introduction to Linguistics, hosted by FutureLearn.
Date:
29/06/2018

The Hermeneutic Cyborg

The Hermeneutic Cyborg
Description
Professor Stefan Evert (University of Erlangen-Nuremberg) delivered the 2018 Sinclair Lecture.
Date:
26/06/2018

Three questions about institutions: Corinne Furness

Three questions about institutions: Corinne Furness
Description
In the lead-up to Radical Mischief (20-21 July 2018) the TOP blog is hosting responses to the conference's nine provocations. Corinne Furness is an AHRC funded doctoral researcher with the University of Birmingham and the Royal Shakespeare Company.
Date:
26/06/2018

Three questions about institutions: Tobi Kyeremateng

Three questions about institutions: Tobi Kyeremateng
Description
In the lead-up to Radical Mischief (20-21 July 2018) the TOP blog is hosting responses to the conference's nine provocations. Tobi Kyeremateng is a theatre, festival and live performance producer based in South West London, specialising in artist development, artistic collaboration and community engagement.
Date:
26/06/2018
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