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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

Clare Barker

Postcolonial literature (especially indigenous literatures and cultures); medical humanities; disability studies; contemporary British literature; health, illness and medicine; postcolonial health.

Student profile

Emily Jones

2nd year student Emily talks about her time at Leeds so far including becoming an Undergraduate Research Scholar, studying Medieval Literature for the first time and visiting the Yorkshire Dales.