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Writing Back on Woman's Hour

The School's Writing Back project was recently featured on Woman's Hour on BBC Radio 4. Students Mailies Fleming and Yunfei Xu were interviewed alongside the project founder, Georgina Binnie.

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University of Leeds Postgraduate Open Day

The postgraduate open day is a great way to find out more about the range of taught and research opportunities Leeds has to offer. Starts at 1:00 am.

English Language Public Lecture

Professor Peter Trudgill will be giving a talk on 'Linguistic prescriptivism and other pointless past-times’ for the Annual English Language Public Lecture. Starts at 5:15 pm.

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Staff profile

Brendon Nicholls

My principal research interests are in Postcolonial literatures in English, and I have specialised interests in the Anglophone literatures of Africa and secondary interests in American Literature.

Student profile

Gillian Browne

Gillian talks about her time at Leeds including her involvement in the English Society and writing for the Leeds Student newspaper.