School of Social Sciences and Humanities Research Seminar Schedule 2020/21

Lunchtime Research with English

Talks will take place online via Collaborate. Please sign up on our Eventbrite page to access the link. More information on Lunchtime Reseach with English

Date

Time

Speaker

Title

Wednesday 28th October 2020

12:00 - 13:00

Dr Erika Darics

Revisiting the online/offline/private/public divide in work place communication
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/123158689957

Wednesday 11th November 2020

12:00 - 13:00

Dr Robbie Love and Professor Alice Deignan (University of Leeds)

Investigating the linguistic challenges of the transition from primary to secondary school
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/123163815287

Wednesday 25th November 2020

12:00 - 13:00

Dr Tahmineh Tayebi and Dr Pam Lowe

Education or harassment: The case of anti-abortion tweets in #Stopstella campaign
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/123165077061

Wednesday 9th December 2020

12:00 - 13:00

Prof Gertrud Reershemius

Making Sense of Covid 19: Semiotic Landscapes in Times of Crisis
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/123165957695

History, Languages and Translation research seminars

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Date

Time

Speaker

Title

Wednesday 23rd September 2020

14:30

 

BAME Outreach Event, for details contact [email protected]

Friday 30th October 2020

16:00 - 18:00

Professor David Olusoga, OBE

Do Black Lives Matter in British History: A Conversation with Professor David Olusoga, OBE
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/do-black-lives-matter-in-british-history-tickets-121888015335

Thursday 12th November 2020

09:45 - 13:00

Dr Henry Jones

Conceptual Analysis and Thematic Corpora
https://genealogiesofknowledge.net/events/webinar-conceptual-analysis-thematic-corpora/

Politics and International Relations lunchtime seminars

All on Microsoft Teams. Please contact Dr Balazs Szent-Ivanyi [email protected] if you would like to be added to a particular session.

Date

Time

Speaker

Title

Wednesday 7th October 2020

13:00 - 14:00

Dr Balazs Szent-Ivanyi

Practicing what they preach? Development NGOs and the EU’s Emergency Trust Fund for Africa

Wednesday 21st October 2020

13:00 - 14:00

Dr Davide Vampa

Regional authority, territorial dynamics and the impact of COVID-19: comparing five European countries

Wednesday 4th November 2020

13:00 - 14:00

Dr Yaprak Gursoy

Emotions and International Status Hierarchies: Turkish Elite Narrations of the Spirit of Gallipoli

Wednesday 18th November 2020

13:00 - 14:00

Dr Danny Fitzpatrick

Boots on the ground? Exploring the representation of the military in the UK Parliament

Wednesday 2nd December 2020

13:00 - 14:00

Dr Laura Southgate

ASEAN: still the zone of peace, freedom and neutrality?

Wednesday 3rd February 2021

13:00 - 14:00

Dr Jelena Obradovic-Wochnik

Adapting a research project into an animated film: violence against displaced people at EU’s external borders.

Wednesday 17th February 2021

13:00 - 14:00

Dr Kerem Öge

Understanding transit security and pipeline conflicts in Europe

Wednesday 3rd March 2021

13:00 - 14:00

Dr Heewon Kim

India and the pandemic: understanding the state response to religious minorities

Wednesday 17th March 2021

13:00 - 14:00

Prerona Routh

TBC

Wednesday 31st March 2021

13:00 - 14:00

Antonio Ribeiro-Leite

The functional relationship between Optimum Currency Area theory and the Eurozone

Sociology and Policy research seminars

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Date

Time

Speaker

Title

Wednesday 28th October 2020

15:30 - 16:30

Prof Kaitlynn Mendes,
University of Leicester

Digital Feminist Activism:
#MeToo and the everyday experiences of challenging rape culture
On Collaborate Ultra (you can join 15 mins before start)
https://ca.bbcollab.com/guest/b766a3a9fdc3487ab1ab5c1213d7e0e4

Aston Institute for Forensic Linguistics (AIFL) research seminars

 Please follow the links for further information.

Date

Time

Speaker

Title

Thursday 12th November 2020

16:00 - 17:00

Joanne Traynor,
Anglia Ruskin University

How will your emergency be interpreted? An exploration of communication officers’ influence over the transformation and interpretation
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/how-will-your-emergency-be-interpreted-tickets-120984041525

Thursday 19th November 2020

16:00 - 17:00

William Dance,
Lancaster University

Disinformation online: social media users’ motivations for sharing false content
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/disinformation-online-social-media-users-motivations-for-sharing-false-co-tickets-120981869027

Thursday 26th November 2020

16:00 - 17:00

Tatiana Tkacukova,
Birmingham City University

Changing Landscape of Advice Provision: The language of legal advice on social media run by lay advisers 
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/changing-landscape-of-advice-provision-the-language-of-legal-advice-on-soc-tickets-125509078031

Thursday 10th December 2020

16:00 - 17:00

David Wright,
Nottingham Trent University.

The use of corpora in many types of forensic linguistic analysis is becoming increasingly commonplace”: A decade on from Cotterill (2010).
https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/using-corpora-in-forensic-linguistic-analysis-is-becoming-common-tickets-120981907141

For further information about the School of Social Sciences and Humanities Seminar Series please contact [email protected]