Coronavirus (Covid-19): Latest updates and information
Skip to main content Skip to navigation


In 2017-18 our regular meetings are on Wednesdays, 4-5pm. For more details please contact
The following are our visiting speakers for this academic year:

6 December 2017: Majid Khosravinik, Newcastle University:
Digital Affordances, Discursive Events and Communicative Content: Towards a CDS approach to discourse analysis on participatory web. Abstract here

25 April 2018: Miguel Pérez Millanz, University College London:
Discourse, reflexivity and activism in late modernity: A linguistic ethnographic approach. Abstract here

2 May 2018: Matteo Fuoli, University of Birmingham: trust building strategies in corporate communication.

6 June 2018: Academic Mobilities and Immobilities Network: talk from Dulini Fernando of WBS on Discrimination and identity work: the role of ethnic identity and silence

20 June 2018: Talk from our two PAD visitors, Kyunghe Kim and Jessica Stark – details to be circulated nearer the time.

Please also see the following links: