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Northumbria leads pioneering research into impact of Northern Writers’ Awards

Northumbria leads pioneering research into impact of Northern Writers’ Awards

Press Releases   •   Nov 15, 2018 10:33 GMT

A champion for Northern voices and underrepresented groups, a key element in the North East creative economy, and a talent pipeline for the UK publishing industry. This is the verdict of Professor Katy Shaw’s new research into the value and impact of the Northern Writers Awards (NWAs) – the UK’s largest literary awards of their kind in the country.

You say toe-mato, we say tomato

You say toe-mato, we say tomato

Press Releases   •   Jun 18, 2018 13:05 BST

Have you ever felt like President Trump is speaking another language? This year’s linguistics conference at Northumbria will explore this very issue as guest speaker Lynne Murphy discusses the ‘special relationship’ between British and US English.

Innovative festival reveals the facts behind crime fiction

Innovative festival reveals the facts behind crime fiction

Press Releases   •   Mar 27, 2018 11:38 BST

A festival for crime fiction writers and readers offers its audience a rare insight into the fascinating world of real-life criminal investigation.

Two weeks left to enter Northern Writers’ Awards

Two weeks left to enter Northern Writers’ Awards

Press Releases   •   Jan 18, 2018 15:46 GMT

Writers from across the North of England have just two weeks left to enter this year’s Northern Writers’ Awards.

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 Offensive Shakespeare Conference

Offensive Shakespeare Conference

Events   •   Jan 05, 2017 17:17 GMT

Sponsored by The British Shakespeare Association Keynote Speakers Professor Douglas Lanier (University of New Hampshire) Dr Peter Kirwan (Nottingham University)

May 24, 09:00 - 18:00 BST

Northumbria University Lipman Building Flat 2, Erskine Chambers Newcastle upon Tyne NE1 8ST

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Front cover of Professor Brian Ward's book - Martin Luther King in Newcastle upon Tyne

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