Department news

QS World Rankings by subject 2019

Wednesday 27 February 2019

Department of Language and Linguistics moves into the world top 100 and UK top 10.

Galamsey in Ghana

Wednesday 12 December 2018

Paul Kerswill has been awarded a grant for a multidisciplinary project on gold mining in Ghana.

Grattis Julia!

Friday 7 December 2018

Julia Forsberg has successfully defended her PhD at the University of Gothenburg.

The Stephen Lawrence Case: Legacy and Lessons Learned

Friday 2 November 2018

The Forensic Team in the Department is host to a lecture by Imran Khan QC entitled The Stephen Lawrence Case: Legacy and Lessons Learned. This is an open event and will take place on 27th November 2018.

HRC Doctoral Fellowship Competition 2018

Friday 29 June 2018

Language and Linguistics 3rd year PhD researcher has been awarded HRC Doctoral Fellowship.

Story of Things Podcast on Forensic Linguistics

Wednesday 13 June 2018

Vincent Hughes and Professor Peter French discuss the challenges of using technology in criminal conviction cases in a new podcast.

Laidlaw Success for Holly Shorey

Friday 11 May 2018

Holly Shorey, a first-year Linguistics student, has secured one of the prestigious Laidlaw scholarships

Welcome to Paul Drew!

Friday 20 April 2018

Major figure in Conversation Analysis joins Department staff

Passive Impressive!

Thursday 5 April 2018

Passive researchers get active in York, London, and Berlin

Verbal Contract

Thursday 5 April 2018

Peter Sells awarded Leverhulme Trust grant for study of verb and verb phrase topicalisation


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