Department of English and Modern Languages

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    Department of English and Modern Languages

    • Bestselling author to inspire budding history writers in First World War workshop

      Oxford Brookes University will run a one-day history writing workshop with British bestselling author Richard van Emden on Saturday 22 September

    • Think Human Festival: Successes and legacy

      Last month (21-26 May) Think Human Festival took place at Oxford Brookes showcasing exciting teaching and research from the humanities and social sciences. Laura Baldock, Project Manager for the festival, writes on how it went and some of the key successes.

    • The S Word

      Oxford Brookes BA English Literature and Drama Alumna Billie Short, spoke at a recent Think Human Festival event to highlight a mental health issue, which she believes should be discussed more freely.

    • Science meets Art at Oxford Brookes

      The British Society of Literature and Science (BSLS) 13th International Conference took place at Oxford Brookes on the 5-7 April 2018.