Funding Success for Sheffield Research into the Discourse of Holiday Cottage Guestbooks

Professor Joanna Gavins and Dr Sara Whiteley from the University of Sheffield’s Literary Linguistics Research Cluster have secured funding from the British Academy and the Leverhulme Trust to support their research project, Linguistic Creativity in the Discourse of National Trust Holiday Cottage Guestbooks. The project examines the language used by visitors to The National Trust’s holiday…