Literature / linguistic

Linguistics - Oct 31
Fancy delving into the pages of a spooky read tonight, but not sure where to start? Experts from the School of English have you covered. From children's books to gothic tales, curl up and read on - if you're brave enough.
Life Sciences - Linguistics - Oct 11

This week we catch up with Neuroscience PhD student Claudia, who shares with us her favourite musical in London, experience meeting fellow Neurology scientists in Paris and top spot in the city for finding inspiration to write.

Linguistics - Sep 19

Earlier this month a Catholic school in Nashville removed the popular Harry Potter series from its shelves, claiming that the magic spells in the book could be used to conjure spirits in the real world.

Linguistics - Aug 22

Speaking, writing and reading is integral to everyday life, where language is the primary tool for expression and communication. Studying how people use language - what words and phrases they unconsciously choose and combine - can help us better understand ourselves and why we behave the way we do.

Law - Linguistics - Aug 9

At first glance, the cartoon in the French law book on Lyonette Louis-Jacques' desk in the D'Angelo Law Library seems almost funny, in a banana-peel-pratfall kind of way. For starters, there's actually a banana peel in the picture, two slippery slivers making their mischief beneath the foot of a well-dressed redhead.

Linguistics - Sep 25

Donald Trump used Twitter effectively to promote his campaign, communicate policy goals and attack opponents as part of a systematic campaign ahead of the 2016 US Presidential elections - a new study reveals.

Linguistics - Aug 26

Read the transcript. Subscribe to Berkeley Talks. Zeynep Tufekci, an associate professor at the UNC School of Information and Library Science, spoke at the spring 2019 Digital Humanities Fair at UC Berkeley.  (TED photo by Ryan Lash via Flickr ) Since the launch of Donald Trump's presidential campaign, reports of hate speech targeting various minority groups have risen dramatically.

Linguistics - Aug 22

The University of Chicago Library has received more than 2,700 vintage prints by celebrated photographer Vivian Maier, few of which have ever been published or displayed. Collector John Maloof made the donation to the UChicago Library, where they will be preserved and made accessible to researchers in the Special Collections Research Center.

History - Linguistics - Jul 19

A new one-week course, called Humanities Research Intensive , teaches firstand second-year undergraduate students what research in the humanities could be and what skills are needed to do it.


Selected Jobs
Linguistics/Literature - 26.09
Professur (W3 oder W2 mit Tenure Track auf W3) Arabistik mSP Klassisches Arabisch Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena
Linguistics/Literature - 13.11
Associate Professor of Applied Linguistics University of Oxford
Linguistics/Literature - 13.11
Research Fellow in Corpus Linguistics University of Leeds
Linguistics/Literature - 09.11
Postdoctoral Fellowship University of Alberta
Social Sciences - 19.10
Assistant Professor, Indigenous Language Sustainability University of Alberta
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