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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‘Word gaps’, raciolinguistic ideologies and the renormalisation of deficit discourses in England’s schools

We’re very much looking forward to our next English Language and Linguistics seminar at 12noon on Wednesday 9th of February 2022. The full title of the talk, by Dr. Ian Cushing from Edge Hill University, is ‘Word gaps’, raciolinguistic ideologies and the renormalisation of deficit discourses in England’s schools

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