Joint Conference on Language Evolution Pragmatics Workshop 2022

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Here is information on our forthcoming workshop on the place of pragmatics in the evolution of language. We’ll be adding updates here before during and after the workshop.

The workshop is organised by Northumbria colleagues Andrew Feeney and Billy Clark. It is part of the Joint Conference on Language and Evolution taking place in Kanazawa, Japan, and online, 4-8 September 2022.

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A Level English Language Day

Booking form now available here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/northumbria-a-level-english-language-day-tickets-365665273677

We are very happy to announce a new A Level (Year 12) English Language Taster Day, which will take place at our City Campus on 29 June 2022. The event is free and has limited spaces (we hope to accommodate all of you but bookings will have to be first come first served).

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A Place for Linguistics in the UK Languages Curriculum?

We’re very much looking forward to our next English Language and Linguistics seminar at 12noon on Wednesday 11th of May 2022. The speaker is Professor Michelle Sheehan from Newcastle University and she will be sharing findings from the Linguistics in Modern Foreign Languages project: https://linguisticsinmfl.co.uk

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