Posts tagged with ‘School of English’

AncientBiotics – a medieval remedy for modern day superbugs?

A one thousand year old Anglo-Saxon remedy for eye infections which originates from a manuscript in […]

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The continuing need for lesbian and gay literature

Professor Gregory Woods, poet and academic, presents ‘The continuing need for lesbian and gay literature’. With an introduction from Dr Abigail Ward, School of English. Free lecture for LGBT History Month, all welcome.

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I am your forefather: Star Wars and/as medieval dystopia

Christina Lee and Nathan Waddell, School of English, present the lecture ‘I am your forefather: Star Wars and/as medieval dystopia’. Part of the Popular Culture Lecture Series. Art by Chawakarn Khongprasert.

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Free online course – ‘How to Read a Mind’

Led by Professor Peter Stockwell from the School of English, this MOOC offers an introduction to […]

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Young Soul Rebels

Film screening for Black History Month, open to University staff and students. Introduction and Q&A with […]

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New chapter in medieval book’s history

A rare medieval service book is being unveiled in ‘virtual form’ in the Nottingham parish church where it was used during the 15th and early 16th centuries.

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Confidence on the first page

Academic is writer-in-residence at a Nottinghamshire school.

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Literature in the dock

This month marks the 50th anniversary of the infamous Chatterley Trial, contesting the literary value of DH Lawrence’s controversial last novel.

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