When Glaswegian Met Mockney

We’re very much looking forward to our next English Language and Linguistics seminar at 2.30pm on Wednesday 26th of January. The full title of the talk, by Professor Jane Stuart-Smith from the University of Glasgow, is ‘When Glaswegian met ‘Mockney’: Social factors and language ideologies in the de-standardisation of a vernacular urban dialect

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MESH Journal Internship

Hi guys! We’re Eve Campbell, a recent English Literature graduate and Eden Palmer, a current English Language student, and this summer we’ve been working on an internship promoting and attracting submissions to the Mesh Journal, which publishes high-quality undergraduate work that makes interesting connections between two or more of the various strands of English, including literature, language/linguistics, creative writing, drama, media and film studies.  We’d love to give you an insight into how the internship worked and what we got up to!

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