“Mindless Academy”: A Work Placement Opportunity for Second Year Literature Students
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by a.smith3
3d ago
? Are you ready to take your career journey to the next level and unlock your true potential? ? Are you a second year English Literature student? We’ve partnered with … The post “Mindless Academy”: A Work Placement Opportunity for Second Year Literature Students appeared first on Words Matter ..read more
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Are you ready for Folk Horror February?
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by a.smith3
1w ago
Staff, students and members of the public are invited to join the #FolkHorrorFeb reading challenge. Join Professor Robert Edgar (Creative Writing) and Dr Adam J Smith (English Literature) for the … The post Are you ready for Folk Horror February? appeared first on Words Matter ..read more
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LGBT History Month Events at YSJ
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by Saffron Vickers Walkling
2w ago
Let’s celebrate LGBTQ+ History Month! February is LGBTQ+ History Month! We are very excited to celebrate and there’s a lot to get hyped about at YSJ:   Free Speech and … The post LGBT History Month Events at YSJ appeared first on Words Matter ..read more
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“Thinking Big Thoughts: A Showcase of Trans and Non-binary Scholarship”- Call-out for participants!
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by Saffron Vickers Walkling
2M ago
On Wednesday 13th March 2-4pm, in the run-up to Transgender Day of Visibility, the LGBTQ+ Staff Network and the Athena Swan Initiative are holding a hybrid event to celebrate trans … The post “Thinking Big Thoughts: A Showcase of Trans and Non-binary Scholarship”- Call-out for participants! appeared first on Words Matter ..read more
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Words Matter Prize 2023
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by Jo Waugh
3M ago
This year, the Words Matter prize is being awarded to two recipients. For the first time, the English Literature team are recognizing outstanding academic achievement by students completing the first … The post Words Matter Prize 2023 appeared first on Words Matter ..read more
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Upcoming Event: Annual YSJ Words Matter Lecture, ‘Speculations on Embodiment’
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by Saffron Vickers Walkling
4M ago
This year’s YSJ Literature’s annual Words Matter Lecture  will be delivered by Dr Liesl King, speaking about ‘Speculations on Embodiment’ . This will take place on Thursday 7th December, starting at 6pm, with … The post Upcoming Event: Annual YSJ Words Matter Lecture, ‘Speculations on Embodiment’ appeared first on Words Matter ..read more
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One writer leads you to another – discovering Lemn Sissay’s ‘Let the Light Pour In’ by Anna Brizzolara
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by Saffron Vickers Walkling
4M ago
Anna Brizzolara is a student on the YSJ Creative Writing MA who has recently been focussing on Critical Approaches to Creative Writing. This is Anna’s review of Lemn Sissay’s recent … The post One writer leads you to another – discovering Lemn Sissay’s ‘Let the Light Pour In’ by Anna Brizzolara appeared first on Words Matter ..read more
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ESEA Heritage Month 2023: Books to Read and Films to Watch
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by Saffron Vickers Walkling
5M ago
Dr Saffron Vickers Walkling introduces titles to look out for this ESEA Heritage Month and beyond.  Saffron lived and worked in China for five years, and their research area includes … The post ESEA Heritage Month 2023: Books to Read and Films to Watch appeared first on Words Matter ..read more
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#PRIDE2023: SHAKESPEARE? MORE LIKE SHAKESQUEER! RuPaul’s Drag Race by Roger Tomas Arques
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by Saffron Vickers Walkling
7M ago
“To she, or not to she?” Spanish ERASMUS exchange student Roger Tomas Arques recently took our Shakespeare Perspectives module. For Pride Season 2023, he looks at the connections between Shakespeare’s … The post #PRIDE2023: SHAKESPEARE? MORE LIKE SHAKESQUEER! RuPaul’s Drag Race by Roger Tomas Arques appeared first on Words Matter ..read more
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Tommy Parker on Ageing, Maturity and Embracing Change
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by SKY-LOTUS COAKLEY
8M ago
Content warning: This personal reflection deals with issues of PTSD and suicidal thoughts. Links for support are provided at the bottom of the post.   Second Year Creative Writing student Tommy … The post Tommy Parker on Ageing, Maturity and Embracing Change appeared first on Words Matter ..read more
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