Literature / linguistic

Linguistics - Jun 8
Carnegie Mellon University and the Public Library of Science (PLOS) today announced a two-year open access agreement that allows researchers to publish in PLOS' suite of journals without incurring article processing charges (APC).
Linguistics - Computer Science - Jun 4

A project created by a recent Carnegie Mellon University graduate dares to challenge the traditional definition of an artist's book, and you can find it in the University Libraries' catalog. Unlike a print book or monograph that showcases creative work, an artist's book is itself considered a piece of art.

Linguistics - May 15

Discover some of the best strategies for successful revision in this article by English Literature student Evie Robinson, who shares her top tips for acing exam season here. It's that time of year again.

Linguistics - Feb 21

This week we meet third-year Economics and Geography student Megan, who volunteers as a drama school assistant with the Anna Fiorentini Film & Theatre School. Megan chats to us about making friends through volunteering and where to grab tiramisu in-between lectures.

Computer Science - Linguistics - Feb 3

Geoffrey Chaucer's Canterbury Tales is the first major literary work, in any language, to be developed into a web and mobile phone app with original scholarship, due to a new project by academics at UCL, the University of Saskatchewan (USask), and The National Library of Wales.

Linguistics - May 18

The mystery behind a painting by a renowned French post-impressionist may have been revealed by new research that has unearthed secrets from his past. Research by our School of Modern Languages and Cultures has given us a new understanding of Pierre Bonnard's relationship with his wife and model Marthe Bonnard, and explains some of the negative stories about her after her death.

Linguistics - Politics - Apr 8
Linguistics - Politics

Andrew Marvell's poetry is best known for discouraging the crime of coyness in courtship, but new research led by the University of Bristol has uncovered compelling evidence that the famous poet, celebrated in the eighteenth century as a politician and satirist, had his own illicit liaisons as a spy for the Dutch.

Linguistics - History - Feb 17
Linguistics - History

They may sell for 30 cents at the local op shop, but classic crime books - especially their cover art - warrant appreciation.

History - Linguistics - Jan 23
History - Linguistics

The Argentinian Tomás Bartoletti wants to tell history from a global perspective. Since the summer of 2019 he has been doing so at ETH Zurich, where he has been researching the story of the Swiss naturalist Johann Jakob von Tschudi and his travels around Latin America. He hopes to discover new insights into Switzerland's postcolonial past and the history of Latin America.


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Linguistics/Literature - 25.06
Professor in Slavic Languages Uppsala University
Linguistics/Literature - 17.06
Universitätsprofessur für slawistische Literatur- und Kulturwissenschaft Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt
Art and Design - 01.09.2019
Associate or Full Professor of Visual Arts Rice University
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