Tagged: english literature

Call for applications: PhD Studentships – Newman University

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From time to time Newman University provides studentships leading to the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (PhD). This is as part of Newman’s continued commitment to developing research and scholarship, and building on the academic strength of its subject areas through a …

University of Chichester academic wins fellowship at Huntington to unearth history of British novelist

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A lecturer from the University of Chichester has been given a one-off opportunity to study at a leading institution after topping an international competition. Reader in English Literature Dr Fiona Price was named alongside just 150 scholars to be awarded …

Research Theme: Humanities, including Theology

The following links will provide more information on the research centres and supervisors / research collaborators at CREST member institutions for the Research Theme – Humanities, including Theology: Bishop Grosseteste University Leeds Trinity University Centre for Victorian Studies English History Theology …

Publication by Leeds Trinity lecturer examines multilingualism in modernist fiction

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​English Lecturer Dr Juliette Taylor-Batty’s new book, Multilingualism in Modernist Fiction, has just been released by Palgrave Macmillan. It has long been recognised that modernist writing, and especially poetry, makes use of different languages, but until now there has been …

St Mary’s University, Twickenham

St Mary’s has had an established culture of research and scholarship for many years, concentrated in hubs of excellence within research centres and at discipline level in Academic Schools. The areas of specialism include: Sport, Health and Wellbeing Education and …

Leeds Trinity University

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Leeds Trinity is a teaching-led, research-informed university, committed to empowering individuals and engagement with communities. Our scholarships and research learning informs our teaching and likewise, our teaching influences the research we undertake. Leeds Trinity has a rapidly growing research reputation …

Bishop Grosseteste University

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Research is an integral part of academic life at Bishop Grosseteste and forms one of the defining characteristics of the university’s culture. Research stimulates innovation in learning and teaching, informs our practices and pushes back the boundaries of knowledge and …

Sussex Centre releases book of international fantasy conference

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The Sussex Centre for Folklore, Fairy Tales and Fantasy at the University of Chichester has produced a book of selected papers from its international conference on ‘Mervyn Peake and the Fantasy Tradition’. The conference was held in July 2011 to …

Bishop Grosseteste academic’s discovery sheds new light on Victorian poets

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Lincolnshire Poet Laureate Alfred Lord Tennyson owned an original copy of William Blake’s masterpiece Illustrations of the Book of Job, a Lincoln academic has discovered.  The book, which consists of a series of engraved prints by Blake published in 1826, …

Could east London be the inspiration for Shakespeare’s Tempest?

New research by St Mary’s University College academic Dr Peter Howell, which is due to be published in the autumn, suggests that Hoxton in Hackney is a source for Shakespeare’s The Tempest. Dr Howell, Lecturer in English Literature at St Mary’s …

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