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  • One Book Event: His Bloody Project

    The One Book Event is now in its 8th year at Newcastle University – a collaborative initiative with the Booker Prize Foundation

    published on: 18 September 2017

  • SELLL Postgraduate Publication Prizes and Teaching Award 2015-16

    published on: 20 July 2016

  • Brian Alderson awarded honorary degree

    published on: 15 July 2016

  • School of English KTP enhances Michael Morpurgo exhibition at Seven Stories

    A Newcastle University School of English Literature, Language and Linguistics Knowledge Transfer Partnership (KTP) has helped uncover some of the treasures of Michael Morpurgo's archive, now on display in an exclusive new exhibition at Seven Stories: The National Centre for Children's Books.

    published on: 4 July 2016

  • Thinkers of our time: Mary Wollstonecraft

    British Academy podcast of a discussion chaired by Professor Isobel Armstrong FBA, Emeritus Professor of English, Birkbeck, University of London, and featuring SELLL's Dr Laura Kirkley.

    published on: 23 June 2016

  • Animating Texts at NU

    published on: 6 June 2016

  • Dr Katie Cooper - AHRC BBC New Generation Thinker

    published on: 1 June 2016

  • Scottish honours for Professor Jackie Kay

    published on: 14 March 2016

  • School Scholarship Awards 2016-17

    published on: 10 March 2016

  • You Could Do Something Amazing With Your Life

    published on: 3 March 2016

  • SELLL UG wins Royal Court opportunity

    published on: 29 February 2016

  • A Museum Closes in the North

    published on: 23 February 2016

  • Ella Ritchie Prize Awarded to SELLL Student

    published on: 12 February 2016

  • Triple-E Challenge

    published on: 9 February 2016

  • The contents of a 17th-century Newcastle bookshop revealed

    published on: 8 February 2016

  • Lost Shelley poem made public

    published on: 11 November 2015

  • AHRC Funding for project on women and the First World War

    published on: 8 October 2015

  • SELLL graduate Shantelle Million wins Duke of York's Award!

    SELLL graduate Shantelle Million wins the Duke of York's Young Entrepreneur Award, after starting her own business with the support of Newcastle University’s innovation scholarship ‘Foundership'.

    published on: 1 May 2017

  • Jacob Polley's 'Jackself' wins 2016 TS Eliot prize!

    Congratulations to poet and SELLL senior lecturer Jacob Polley who won the 2016 TS Eliot prize for his collection Jackself (Picador, 2016).

    published on: 17 January 2017

  • The Complete University Guide 2017 Results!

    The School of English Literature, Language & Linguistics has achieved brilliant results in the national league table. Both Linguistics and Creative Writing are ranked 3rd in the UK, and English Literature is ranked 16th.

    published on: 5 May 2017

  • Prestigious Annual Lecture delivered by Professor Jennifer Richards

    SELLL's Joseph Cowen Professor of English Literature delivered the Society for Renaissance Studies' Annual Lecture on May 5th 2017.

    published on: 11 May 2017

  • Kate De Rycker's adaptation of Nashe goes live at the Globe Theatre!

    Kate De Rycker's adaptation of Nashe goes live at the Globe Theatre!

    published on: 11 May 2017

  • SELLL cleans up at the Student Rep Awards!

    Newcastle University Student’s Union celebrated the amazing achievements of its student representatives at the Student Rep Awards.

    published on: 18 May 2017

  • Brian Alderson donates children’s literature collection

    Brian Alderson - A Lilliputian Miscellany exhibition June – August 2017, Philip Robinson Library

    published on: 25 May 2017

  • Early Modern Literary Geographies - Congratulations to Julie Sanders

    The publication of OUP’s new Early Modern Literary Geographies series, edited by Julie Sanders and Garrett A. Sullivan

    published on: 30 May 2017

  • Newcastle University Researcher Receives a Fulbright Award to the United States

    Joey Jenkins, a PhD Candidate at Newcastle University has received a Fulbright Award to enable him to carry out archival research at Duke University

    published on: 5 June 2017

  • SELLL student Lauren Aspery wins poetry prize!

    SELLL student Lauren Aspery wins poetry prize!

    published on: 21 June 2017

  • MICHAEL MORPURGO RECEIVES HONORARY DEGREE

    MICHAEL MORPURGO RECEIVES HONORARY DEGREE at Newcastle University

    published on: 17 July 2017

  • 350th anniversary of the publication of Paradise Lost

    350th anniversary of the publication of Paradise Lost, Sean O'Brien Radio 3 essay.

    published on: 7 September 2017

  • Stage 3 Linguistic student wins a commendation for her Research Scholarship work.

    published on: 30 November 2017

  • Winner of the Flambard Poetry Prize 2017 revealed

    Winner of the Flambard Poetry Prize 2017

    published on: 15 December 2017