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New PhD Studentship in collaboration with Welsh Government

21 December 2017

The School of English, Communication and Philosophy and the School of Welsh are pleased to announce a new ESRC studentship for a PhD project on Welsh sociolinguistics

Professor Mark Llewellyn

Former Director of Research at AHRC joins Cardiff University

13 December 2017

Professor Mark Llewellyn to catalyse and advise on research funding opportunities

Understanding how communication shapes societies

7 December 2017

Action in the Superdiverse City shares latest research on law and sport at Network Assembly in final stage of international, interdisciplinary project

The EU flag

Stories from the cliff-edge: Brexit and Me

7 December 2017

A public event which highlights the personal effect of Brexit is taking place as part of Cardiff University’s Cardiff Speaks Initiative.

Poet Claire Williamson receives her prize from judge Lemm Sissay

Poetry please! Student’s poetry highly commended at prestigious awards

27 November 2017

The poetry of Creative Writing PhD candidate Claire Williamson has been receiving critical praise.

wordnet

WordNet Cymraeg helps lay foundations for Welsh language technologies

23 November 2017

New project to develop a new Welsh language database

Olion

Universities must work more flexibly for arts and humanities research to have greater value

22 November 2017

Project analysed arts and humanities partnerships between universities and organisations in South West England and South East Wales

Trousers

Who wore the trousers?

22 November 2017

From Bloomers to Land Girls, new online archive celebrates women taking strides across history

Raising the bar above the shouting match

25 October 2017

How to break hard-wired habits of arrogance and polarisation in debate

“Bloodless death” of a landmark British poet

100 years on, poet’s “bloodless death” mystery solved

19 October 2017

Unlocking the mystery of the death of a Welsh Poet of the Great War through combining research techniques from Literature and Forensic Science

The Philosophy of Kant and Rawls

6 October 2017

Leading academics discuss two of the world’s most eminent philosophers and their continuing influence at a special two-day symposium.

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Magnificent Seven gain global recognition in international awards

25 September 2017

An English Literature student is one of seven Cardiff University to be highly commended in 2017 Undergraduate Awards, achieving recognition in the top 10% of the thousands of entries.

Actor James Ashton from the Quiet Hands company

Putting mate crime centre stage

11 September 2017

Awdur creadigol a llwyddiannus yn ymdrin â troseddu dinistriol a dirgel sy'n effeithio ar bobl fregus yn ei ddrama diweddaraf

A young man helping an older man

Helping dementia carers make sense of their experiences

1 August 2017

Helping dementia carers make sense of their experiences

Many cities, many voices

20 July 2017

Voices from around the UK soar in multilingual theatre shaped by UK university research

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Wales’s political future

14 July 2017

Debate at Senedd to examine responses to populism

John Taylor the Water Poet

The Water Poet on Wales in the wake of England’s Civil War

12 July 2017

New digital project to give real-time updates of eye-witness account of Wales by Early Modern celebrity writer and proto-journalist

Hummingbird

14 June 2017

UK launch of fourth novel for Senior Lecturer in Creative Writing

Celebrating Britain, Canada and the Arts

13 June 2017

Cardiff University academic programmes international conference celebrating a modern era of cultural exchange

Fans cheering in football stadium

When fiction met football

23 May 2017

Extra time for Fiction Fiesta, celebrating football writing and the Latin American short story