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"Words on trial" in the university research blog sci-fiveUniversity research blog sci-five has published a new blog post by Daria Dayter. In it, she talks about her research in forensic linguistics.
The Department of English celebrates 50 years at 'Schönes Haus'Open Day with Exhibition
/ Research, Events
Call for papers: Influence, Manipulation, and SeductionConference "Influence, Manipulation, and Seduction: Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Persuasive Language" organised by Daria Dayter and Sofia Rüdiger
/ News, Research, Doctorate/PhD, Studies
Start-up grant for doctorate in literary studiesThe Doctoral Program in Literary Studies of the University of Basel calls for applications for a one-year start-up grant of CHF 30,000.
3 vacancies in English linguisticsWe are happy to announce the following three vacancies: SNF doctoral position in English LinguisticStudent assistant position in English Linguistics 12h per week (28.6%)Assistant in English Linguistics 60% If you want to apply for both...
/ Informational event
Welcome meeting for all 1st-semester students of English
/ Lecture series
Traveling Sounds: Lillian Allen and the Invention of Dub Poetry11.12. Sabine Kim (Mainz)
«Finnegans Wake» Reading GroupThe thirty-seventh meeting
/ Guest lecture / Talk
«New Developments in Theory» lecture series Double FeatureProf. Elana Gomel (Tel Aviv University) & Dr. Marco Caracciolo (Ghent University)