Free Workshop for KS3 English Teachers on Text-Worlds in the Classroom

On Friday 14th October the University of Sheffield will be running a free one-day workshop, giving teachers of Key Stage 3 English the opportunity to learn about one of the most dynamic approaches to integrated English language and literature to have developed in recent years. Working with the world’s leading experts in the field, teachers will be able to…

3rd International Conference on Dialect in Literature

The third International Conference on Dialect and Literature, which took place at the University of Sheffield in July, proved to be a collegial and intellectually stimulating event. Delegates joined us from Hong Kong, Egypt, Europe and the US to hear papers on topics including Nineteenth Century Tyneside Dialect Song, Creole in French Caribbean Literature, Buffy the Vampire…