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Language Acts and Worldmaking – Small Grants Funding Call

The OWRI Language Acts and Worldmaking project have announced new Call for Proposals for their Small Grants Scheme.  Grants up to £1,500 are available. Integration and Inclusion is the theme for the latest call for small grants proposals. Closing Date 7th June 2019.

New Digital Modern Languages Seminar Series – Launch night 21st May

I am delighted to support a new seminar series bringing together research and teaching in Modern Languages which engages with digital culture, media and technologies.  ‘Digital Modern Languages’ is a collaboration between researchers from across the AHRC Open World Research Initiative, with the first event on May 21st.

PhD studentship in Modern Languages Policy at Queen’s University Belfast

A fully-funded 3-year PhD studentship is available at Queen’s University Belfast in conjunction with the research project ‘Foreign, Indigenous and Community Languages in the Devolved Regions of the UK. Policy and Practice for Growth’ which is attached to the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) Leadership Fellowship in Modern Languages held by Professor Janice Carruthers. […]

Professor Douglas Kibbee talks about Linguistic Human Rights

In April I was delighted to host a lecture by Emeritus Professor Douglas Kibbee, the University of Illinois on ‘A Century of Linguistic Human Rights: Successes and Failures’