Dr Sarah Lawson Welsh: Reflection on Black History Month and the Ones We Leave Out, Part 2
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by Saffron Vickers Walkling
2M ago
In the second of two blog posts looking back at Black History Month, Dr. Sarah Lawson Welsh discusses the importance of the representation of Caribbean writers and artists. She is … The post Dr Sarah Lawson Welsh: Reflection on Black History Month and the Ones We Leave Out, Part 2 appeared first on Words Matter ..read more
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Dr Sarah Lawson Welsh: Reflection on Black History Month and the Ones We Leave Out, Part 1
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by Saffron Vickers Walkling
3M ago
In the first of two blog posts looking back at Black History Month, Dr. Sarah Lawson Welsh introduces her choices for the display in the York St John library foyer. … The post Dr Sarah Lawson Welsh: Reflection on Black History Month and the Ones We Leave Out, Part 1 appeared first on Words Matter ..read more
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Words Matter Prize Winner 2022 Announced
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by Saffron Vickers Walkling
3M ago
This year’s Words Matter Prize has been awarded to BA English Literature & Film Student Liam Durbin. The prize recognises outstanding academic achievement by students completing the first year of … The post Words Matter Prize Winner 2022 Announced appeared first on Words Matter ..read more
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Words Matter 2022: “Literature and Its Uses” with Dr Adam J. Smith
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by Jo Waugh
3M ago
Join us for the fifth annual Words Matter Lecture on Thursday 10th November, at 5pm. Book here for a free ticket. The event is open to all, and includes a … The post Words Matter 2022: “Literature and Its Uses” with Dr Adam J. Smith appeared first on Words Matter ..read more
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10 First-Year Texts That Shook Me, by Michaela Bosman
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by Jo Waugh
4M ago
I’ll be honest: I chose to study literature to learn more about culture. Yes, that’s a broad statement. But, thanks to my religious and censored upbringing, I didn’t know much … The post 10 First-Year Texts That Shook Me, by Michaela Bosman appeared first on Words Matter ..read more
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Welcome Event for Second Year Literature Students
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by a.smith3
4M ago
Second Year Literature Students are all invited to a dedicated Welcome Session in Week 1. See below for a message from our Level 5 Coordinator, Dr Adam J Smith. Dear … The post Welcome Event for Second Year Literature Students appeared first on Words Matter ..read more
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The Tempest completes the York Shakespeare Project with YSJ student as Miranda
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by Saffron Vickers Walkling
4M ago
York Shakespeare Project’s The Tempest is touring around North and East Yorkshire between Sept 23rd and Oct 1st 2022, culminating with a special performance at The York Theatre Royal. Book … The post The Tempest completes the York Shakespeare Project with YSJ student as Miranda appeared first on Words Matter ..read more
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MA in Contemporary Literature at YSJU
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by Jo Waugh
4M ago
Our MA Have you been considering postgraduate study in English Literature? If so, places are still available on York St John’s MA in Contemporary Literature – one of only a small number … The post MA in Contemporary Literature at YSJU appeared first on Words Matter ..read more
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The Ghosts of York in “Slow Down Arthur, Stick to Thirty”
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by Jo Waugh
6M ago
  Over the past few months Level 6 student (and soon to be graduate!) Leah Figiel has been working as a Student Research with Drs Zoe Enstone and Adam J … The post The Ghosts of York in “Slow Down Arthur, Stick to Thirty” appeared first on Words Matter ..read more
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#YSJBigSummerRead VOTING NOW OPEN!
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by a.smith3
7M ago
VOTE HERE! Every year “Words Matter” (the Literature Blog at York St John University) hosts the #YSJBigSummerRead, in which anyone who wants can join us in reading the same book!  … The post #YSJBigSummerRead VOTING NOW OPEN! appeared first on Words Matter ..read more
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