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Linguistics / Literature - Economics / Business - 25.04.2017

Linguistics / Literature - 25.04.2017

Linguistics / Literature - 13.04.2017
Celebrating Edward Thomas
On the centenary of his untimely death, one of modern poetry's most influential figures, Edward Thomas, is being celebrated in Cardiff, home to the world's richest Thomas archive.

Administration - Linguistics / Literature - 10.04.2017

Art and Design - Linguistics / Literature - 06.04.2017
New QMUL Archive celebrates performance artist Ian Hinchliffe
New QMUL Archive celebrates performance artist Ian Hinchliffe
Ian Hinchliffe was a performance artist, as well as an installation maker, a painter, and an occasional small-screen star.

Linguistics / Literature - Politics - 03.04.2017
QMUL and the V&A to digitise key manuscripts by the 18th-century radical writer, William Godwin
QMUL and the V&A to digitise key manuscripts by the 18th-century radical writer, William Godwin
For the first time, the sole surviving manuscripts of the most celebrated works of William Godwin (1756 - 1836) will be digitised and made freely available on the Shelley Godwin Archive as part of a

Linguistics / Literature - 24.03.2017

Linguistics / Literature - Astronomy / Space Science - 23.03.2017
More than 20 new portraits commissioned to reflect Oxford University’s diversity
Oxford University has announced the full list of sitters and artists taking part in its Diversifying Portraiture initiative, which aims to broaden the range of people represented around the University.

Linguistics / Literature - 22.03.2017

Linguistics / Literature - Art and Design - 17.03.2017

Linguistics / Literature - 08.03.2017
Drama at QMUL joins English, History, and Law in global top 50
Drama at QMUL joins English, History, and Law in global top 50
Drama at Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) is now ranked 30th in the world, according to a prestigious survey of 4,438 universities.

Linguistics / Literature - Art and Design - 07.03.2017
Warwick academics to present research in new ways at Tate Modern London
Researchers from the University of Warwick have teamed up with international artists to put on a free 6 day public programme at the Tate Modern in London spanning the visual arts, film, photography, design, architecture, spoken and written word running from 14-19 March 2017.

Linguistics / Literature - 02.03.2017
National Library of Wales @Cardiff
The National Library of Wales and Cardiff University are pleased to announce the signing of a collaboration agreement which outlines ways in which the two institutions will work together in the future.

Electroengineering - Linguistics / Literature - 02.03.2017
Awesome, erotic, everyday: the literary story of electricity
Awesome, erotic, everyday: the literary story of electricity
Sam Halliday , Senior Lecturer in Nineteenth-Century American Literature at QMUL's School of English and Drama writes about a new exhibition at the Wellcome Library: Electricity, The spark of life.

Linguistics / Literature - Administration - 01.03.2017
National Corpus of Contemporary Welsh
National Corpus of Contemporary Welsh
Researchers at Lancaster University are developing a computer system to allow investigation of the 10 million word corpus The development of the first ever large-scale collection of Welsh words that represents the full range of language used by people in everyday life is underway.

Linguistics / Literature - 28.02.2017
Prof David Dabydeen explores five stories of mass migration from around the world
Writer, academic and diplomat Professor David Dabydeen from Warwick's Yesu Persaud Centre for Caribbean Studies recalls five very different stories of mass migration from around the world on BBC Radio 4.

Politics - Linguistics / Literature - 28.02.2017
’Smart handpumps’ predict depths of groundwater in Africa
New research suggests that while class voting dominated British party politics for much of the post-war period, many working class voters no longer identify the Labour party as 'their' party.

Linguistics / Literature - Health - 28.02.2017
New BBC drama shaped by Warwick expertise
Brand-new BBC Radio 4 drama about antibiotic resistance informed by expertise from University of Warwick Professor Chris Dowson played integral part of scientific advisor for programme Resistance - w

Politics - Linguistics / Literature - 22.02.2017
Why the working class voter may be turning away from Labour
New research suggests that while class voting dominated British party politics for much of the post-war period, many working class voters no longer identify the Labour party as 'their' party.

Linguistics / Literature - 20.02.2017

Art and Design - Linguistics / Literature - 15.02.2017
Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts partners with Brighton Festival in May
Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts partners with Brighton Festival in May
Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts partners with Brighton Festival in May The Attenborough Centre for the Creative Arts ( ACCA ) is partnering with Brighton Festival as a co-producer on multiple events in the 2017 festival, which runs from 6-28 May.

Linguistics / Literature - Administration - 14.02.2017
We need your Welsh!
Work to capture everyday words and phrases used by Welsh speakers is about to get underway with the launch of a specially designed app.

Linguistics / Literature - Computer Science - 06.02.2017
'Connected Seeds' exhibition opens
‘Connected Seeds’ exhibition opens
Researchers at Queen Mary University of London (QMUL) have created an interactive library of talking seeds, which gives users a potted history of the plants grown in the east end of London, and tells

Religions - Linguistics / Literature - 03.02.2017
Hearing voices and spirituality
Hearing voices and spirituality
Although voice-hearing is often associated with severe mental illness, it can be an important aspect of people's religious or spiritual life.

Event - Linguistics / Literature - 02.02.2017

Linguistics / Literature - History / Archeology - 31.01.2017
The man who invented popular science used a 17th-century version of clickbait
The man who invented popular science used a 17th-century version of clickbait
Harriet Phillips , Research Associate at QMUL's School of English and Drama , writes for The Conversation about the fascinating legacy of 17th century polymath Thomas Browne.

Administration - Linguistics / Literature - 31.01.2017
Early years literary project receives £1 million lottery funding
An innovative project to boost the language and communication development of nursery school children has been awarded £1 million in funding from players of People's Postcode Lottery.

Linguistics / Literature - 27.01.2017
Harry Potter translation planned at LinguaMania event
A crowd-sourced multi-lingual translation of the first Harry Potter book will take place at a public engagement event called LinguaMania this evening.

Linguistics / Literature - Religions - 25.01.2017

Linguistics / Literature - Administration - 23.01.2017

Event - Linguistics / Literature - 20.01.2017
Death and rebirth: reading between the lines of Trump's inauguration speech
Death and rebirth: reading between the lines of Trump’s inauguration speech
Andrew Hines , PhD candidate at QMUL's School of Languages, Linguistics and Film writes for The Conversation about President Trump's inauguration speech.

Linguistics / Literature - Event - 19.01.2017

Health - Linguistics / Literature - 17.01.2017
Discover the Ashmolean with a new podcast
A new podcast series in which Oxford University academics from very different fields discuss objects from the Ashmolean Museum has been launched.

Art and Design - Linguistics / Literature - 31.12.2016

History / Archeology - Linguistics / Literature - 21.12.2016
New exhibition celebrates Sir Thomas Browne: 17th century England's greatest 'undiscovered' genius
New exhibition celebrates Sir Thomas Browne: 17th century England’s greatest ‘undiscovered’ genius
Collector of rarities, debunker of myths, inspiration to writers and doctors alike, conjuror of words, owner of a live ostrich and expert witness at a witch trial.

Linguistics / Literature - 01.12.2016
Poetry fills the walls of Nottingham
PA 280/16 A project by researchers at The University of Nottingham has seen poetry displayed in prominent public spaces across Nottingham.

Linguistics / Literature - Art and Design - 25.11.2016
Humanities research to be turned into gameshow and drama on FrightFRIDAY
Tonight, The Oxford Research Centre in the Humanities (TORCH) and the Ashmolean Museum are teaming up for FRIGHTFriday, a free, awe-inspiring evening of events exploring the art and science of hope and fear.

Astronomy / Space Science - Linguistics / Literature - 22.11.2016
‘Chasing the Waves’: sharing the discovery of the century through theatre
University of Glasgow physicists and astronomers who helped make the discovery of the century - the detection of gravitational waves - are set to share their fascinating story through theatre, with performances of new show 'Chasing the Waves' this December. The show, produced by Glasgow Science Festival and funded by the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) draws on the research and experiences of scientists who helped detect these 'ripples' in space-time, caused by some of the most dramatic events in the universe, from exploding stars to colliding black holes.

History / Archeology - Linguistics / Literature - 22.11.2016
QMUL academic unearths Britain's first audiobook
QMUL academic unearths Britain’s first audiobook
Matthew Rubery , Professor of Modern Literature at Queen Mary University of London, has rediscovered the first full-length audiobook ever made: Joseph Conrad's 1902 novella Typhoon .

Linguistics / Literature - Economics / Business - 18.11.2016

Life Sciences - Linguistics / Literature - 15.11.2016
Talk with Your Hands: a Cambridge Shorts film
The capacity for language is what sets us apart from other animals.

Linguistics / Literature - Administration - 07.11.2016

Linguistics / Literature - Art and Design - 04.11.2016

Linguistics / Literature - Art and Design - 03.11.2016
Ectoplasm, spirit trumpets and paintings from Pompeii: 600 years of Curious Objects
Why does one of the world's great research libraries have 'ectoplasm', a spirit trumpet and beard hair posted to Charles Darwin among its eight million books, manuscripts and digital collections? We've opened cupboards and found wall paintings from Pompeii.