Congratulations are in order for Dr Tess Somervell of the School of English, who has been awarded a prestigious Postdoctoral Fellowship by the British Academy.
We are delighted to announce a new partnership between the University of Leeds and Ilkley Literature Festival - the oldest and largest festival of its kind in the North of England.
We are pleased to share that the School of English has been ranked 35th in the world by the QS World Rankings by Subject 2018.
A new research project led by Dr Matthew Boswell has been featured by the Arts and Humanities Research Council for its innovative use of digital technology in exploring memories of the Holocaust.
Last month saw the School of English continue its activities abroad as Professor Graham Huggan delivered keynote addresses at two international conferences.
Rommi Smith- poet, playwright, performer and John Barnard Scholar at The University of Leeds – has had a number of achievements as a PhD researcher over the course of this year.
Award-winning project Writing Back, which pairs University of Leeds students with older local residents as pen pals, has been celebrated in national media throughout the festive season.
A landmark study by the British Academy has found that graduates of art, humanities and social sciences degrees gain particular skills that allow them to thrive in a wide range of careers.
Professor Stuart Murray has received an APEX award to lead a project looking into the relationship between disability, design and the use of prosthetics.