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Developing your research project; free online course to support you

4 July 2014

A free, pioneering online initiative to help people develop basic research skills launches today at the University of Southampton.


Calling the shots. Academics in English and Film win major research grant on women in film

16 June 2014

Women’s involvement behind the camera in UK film since 2000 will be explored by Dr Shelley Cobb and Professor Linda Ruth Williams over the next four years, thanks to a half million pound grant from the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC).


In memory of Dr Julie Campbell

10 June 2014

Dr Julie Campbell died on Wednesday 21 May, 2014. She is a great loss to English at the University of Southampton, where she worked for over ten years.


Humanities researcher takes part in University-wide Three Minute Thesis contest

16 May 2014

Postgraduate researcher in English Sumei Karen Anne Tan has taken part in the University of Southampton final of the Three Minute Thesis (3MT) contest.


Hone your research skills

Hone your research skills to satisfy your curiosity

14 May 2014

The University of Southampton has launched a Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) to help people improve their research project skills and share ideas.


Orwell letters unearthed by English doctoral student

7 April 2014

English doctoral student Krystyna Wieszczek has discovered letters by George Orwell which literary scholars had assumed were lost or had been burnt.


Professor Phyllis Lassner awarded Diamond Jubilee International Visiting Fellowship

28 March 2014

Professor Phyllis Lassner was awarded a Diamond Jubilee International Visiting Fellowship for a three-year research collaboration with the English department.


Archduke Franz Ferdinand

The war to end wars, a hundred years on

17 February 2014

The First World War will be remembered through a series of thought-provoking events at the University of Southampton. Academics in History, English, Film and Music have been organising the commemorations throughout 2014 and 2015 which will include seminars, exhibitions and concerts. There will also be a major international conference, lifelong learning study days and a summer school for secondary school pupils.


'Uneasy Neighbours' Conference Success

5 February 2014

SCNR hosted a successful one-day conference on 20 September 2013.


PhD Success

5 February 2014