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Linguistics / Literature - 21.02.2020
Seven Questions with... Megan Ann Pang
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.

Linguistics / Literature - History / Archeology - 17.02.2020
Fatal Woman, The Origin of Evil, and other tantalising tales
Fatal Woman, The Origin of Evil, and other tantalising tales
They may sell for 30 cents at the local op shop, but classic crime books - especially their cover art - warrant appreciation.

Linguistics / Literature - 12.02.2020

Linguistics / Literature - 06.02.2020
Batman trades in his cape for college
Batman trades in his cape for college
For five years, David Mazouz played a young Bruce Wayne on the network television series  Gotham . Now a Stanford frosh, he reflects on the show, filming fight scenes and explains why performing in this year's Gaieties was unlike any acting experience he's ever had.

Computer Science - Linguistics / Literature - 03.02.2020
Canterbury Tales is first major literary work developed as an app
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 / Literature - 31.01.2020

Linguistics / Literature - 24.01.2020

Art and Design - Linguistics / Literature - 23.01.2020

History / Archeology - Linguistics / Literature - 23.01.2020
On the trail of the Swiss Humboldt
On the trail of the Swiss Humboldt
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.

Pedagogy - Linguistics / Literature - 17.01.2020

Linguistics / Literature - 15.01.2020

Linguistics / Literature - 15.01.2020

Linguistics / Literature - 01.01.2020
New library project explores Mark Twain’s famous friendships
Throughout his life, American writer and humorist Samuel Langhorne Clemens, better known by his pen name, Mark Twain, formed friendships with many notable figures in history that shaped his work and the way he saw the world.

Linguistics / Literature - 27.12.2019
Stamp collection provides rare picture of North Korea
Stamp collection provides rare picture of North Korea
A group of masked dancers, frozen in dramatic poses. A plane descending at an airport, with another trailing in the distance.

Linguistics / Literature - Music - 24.12.2019
Rosanna Warren on why poetry matters: ’If it discovers nothing, it’s worthless.’
The place  Rosanna Warren  calls her "writing shack" is a tiny box of a building deep in the Green Mountains of Vermont that sits on a hillside at the edge of a vast, tumbling woods.

Linguistics / Literature - 18.12.2019

Linguistics / Literature - 18.12.2019
MIT News Podcast: Build your own language (with transcript)
The following podcast and transcript are part of a feature on MIT's course 24.917 (ConLangs: How to Construct a Language).

Linguistics / Literature - 17.12.2019
New rules for reading and publishing
New rules for reading and publishing
News By: ETH Library / From the editors swissuniversities' negotiations with publishing powerhouses Wiley and Elsevier regarding open access to publicly financed publications has resulted in an agreement for 2020.

Computer Science - Linguistics / Literature - 17.12.2019
Online hate speech could be contained like a computer virus, say researchers
For Cambridge students For our researchers Business and enterprise Colleges and Departments Email and phone search Give to Cambridge Museums and collections Undergraduate Events and open days Fees an

Linguistics / Literature - 16.12.2019

Linguistics / Literature - 15.12.2019

Linguistics / Literature - 10.12.2019
Ghent University block locaties
We made a list with a number of block locations. For those who want to study in silence, but still with other students...

Linguistics / Literature - 10.12.2019
Ghent University study locations
We made a list with a number of study locations. For those who want to study in silence, but still with other students...

Linguistics / Literature - Social Sciences - 05.12.2019
Young Adult novelist and alum writes stories of ’revolutionary girls’
Editor's note: This story is part of 'Meet a UChicagoan,' a regular series focusing on the people who make UChicago a distinct intellectual community.

Linguistics / Literature - Environment - 05.12.2019

Linguistics / Literature - 04.12.2019
UCLA Film & Television Archive joins UCLA Library
The UCLA Film & Television Archive, the second-largest repository of motion pictures and broadcast programming in the U.S.

Social Sciences - Linguistics / Literature - 04.12.2019

Media - Linguistics / Literature - 03.12.2019
Eureka! Stories from the goldfields brought back to life
A new book of "ripping yarns" from the Australian goldfields of the mid-1800s has put the tumultuous times and tales surrounding the Eureka Stockade rebellion back into the popular imagination.

Linguistics / Literature - 02.12.2019

Linguistics / Literature - 29.11.2019

Linguistics / Literature - 28.11.2019

Linguistics / Literature - Social Sciences - 26.11.2019

History / Archeology - Linguistics / Literature - 25.11.2019

Computer Science - Linguistics / Literature - 23.11.2019
John Milton’s Freedom of the Press Pamphlet Printers Found
An interdisciplinary team of CMU researchers use machine learning and statistical tools to determine origins of a 375-year-old document Though John Milton's "Areopagitica" - one of the most significa

Linguistics / Literature - Pedagogy - 21.11.2019
How Do Linguistic Similarities between Languages Affect Learning a Foreign Language?
Researchers from Freie Universität Berlin, University of Rochester, and Radboud University Nijmegen publish findings.

Event - Linguistics / Literature - 19.11.2019

Career - Linguistics / Literature - 19.11.2019

Career - Linguistics / Literature - 19.11.2019

Linguistics / Literature - 18.11.2019

Linguistics / Literature - 14.11.2019
Funding for library projects at the University of Stuttgart
Funding for library projects at the University of Stuttgart
The Baden-Württemberg Ministry of Science, Research and the Arts (MWK) is funding 15 innovative projects in Baden-Württemberg as part of the "BW-BigDIWA - Wissenschaftliche Bibliotheken gestalten den digitalen Wandel" (BW-BigDIWA - Scientific Libraries Shaping the Digital Revolution) program.