Humanities - Linguistics/Literature

Exploring the world of picture books

Dr. Jennifer Harris is no stranger to the publishing industry as an agented author with three published picture books and a fourth on the way. Her third book, The Keeper of Stars (OwlKids) , was just released and tells the story of Milo, a young boy who climbs out his window every night to help the Keeper of Stars clean up the sky.

’Just because something is complex doesn’t mean we shouldn’t try to explain it’

Linguistics & Literature

Over the past months, PhD candidate Roy Hoitink found himself in several theaters. Not to perform in a theatrical production, but to answer science questions from fourth graders. "The curiosity present in young children is something I find really beautiful," he says.

Drinking from a firehose - on stage

Music - Linguistics

For more than 50 years, the MIT Music Theater Guild has put on epic performances that involve students from every part of campus.

How can a baby learn two languages at the same time?

Article dated March 19, 2024, published in The Conversation online media, as part of the partnership with ENS de Lyon. By Cameron Morin, ATER at ENS de Lyon, affiliated to ICAR Laboratory, Syntax, Meaning and Textuality team.

Event INSTITUT-SoMuM International symposium - Marco Polo and the Devisement of the World: 700 years of readings and representations (March 21-23, 2024)

International symposium - Marco Polo and the Devisement of the World: 700 years of readings and representations (March 21-23, 2024) This symposium is supported by the Institut Sociétés en Mutation en Méditerranée (SoMuM), as part of SoMuM's Call for Projects 2024 - Support for scientific events.

Easter closure 2024; everything you need to know

Linguistics & Literature - Environment

UCL's spring break takes place from 5:30pm on Wednesday 27 March 2024 until 9am on Thursday 4 April 2024. Please read our guidance on closing workspaces and notifying Security about any out-of-hours access requirements.

Monash experts help decode Chinese text at Ballarat library

Monash University experts are set to embark on a groundbreaking translation project centred around the works of esteemed Chinese scholar and cultural critic, Zhu Dake.

The great bookish bake-off

Linguistics & Literature

More bakers than ever compete in the Sheridan Libraries' annual Edible Book Festival featuring baked goods inspired by literature.

John Barth, prolific author and revered mentor, dies at 93

Linguistics & Literature - History

John Barth, towering literary figure and revered mentor, dies at 93

UCL partners with European Writers’ Festival as new Writer in Residence announced

Linguistics & Literature

For the first time, UCL European Institute is a supporting partner of the annual European Writers' Festival at the British Library and has announced its first Writer in Residence, in connection with the European Literary Map of London.

A world on fire: The UCL students shaping positive impact around the globe

Social Sciences - Linguistics

Student Journalist, Giovanna Cantarin, interviews two inspiring UCL students, Timothy Jantarungsee and Bashar Raydan, who are making waves in the world, and discovers how they are living as global citizens through their embodied action both within and outside their studies.

Diplomacy and resistance: how Dune shows us the power of language - including sign language

Linguistics & Literature - Astronomy

It may be a language based in science fiction, but the use of sign language in Dune can teach us its real-world value.

Cyber incident at the British Library and impact on services at The University of Manchester Library

Due to ongoing issues following the cyber incident at the British Library at the end of 2023, several of their online resources are currently unavailable.

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