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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...
/ Lecture series
Sounding Out the Modernist Short Story18.12. Tom Vandevelde (Leuven)
Exam retake «American Literature Survey III/IV»(lecture no. 28846-01)
Exam retake «A Survey of English Literature III:»(lecture no. 21764-01)
Exam retakes «Research methodology in linguistics» and «English in America»(lecture nos. 28850-01 and 23061-01)
Temporality, Narrativity, and the AnthropoceneProf. Elana Gomel (Tel Aviv University)
/ Guest lecture / Talk
Casework as a Consulting Forensic LinguistProf. Dr. Tim Grant (Aston University)
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Mündlichkeit: Zur Literatur-, Medien- und Wissensgeschichte von OralitätSimon Aeberhard (Basel)
«Finnegans Wake» Reading GroupThe thirty-sixth meeting