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The Faculty of Arts provides a stimulating and welcoming community where you can discuss thoughts, debate ideas and develop your thinking. Our great range of facilities will allow you to nourish your interest in the arts - a theatre, galleries, museum, recital hall and libraries are all here on our inspirational campus for you to use and enjoy.

Professor Stephen Mumford
Dean of the Faculty of Arts 

 
Stephen blogs about the arts and humanities and why they matter.
 

Being Human Festival

Date
15 - 23/11/2014
Location:
Nottingham city-wide venues
Description
The UK's first national festival of the humanities is coming to Nottingham; join in activities across the city relating to the themes of Heroes and Villains, exploring Nottingham's tradition of subversion and rebellion. The festival is funded and led by the School of Advanced Study, in partnership with the Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) and the British Academy.

Corpus Linguistics Workshop: Discussion of the article "Discovering formulaic language through data-driven learning: Student attitudes and efficacy" (Geluso & Yamaguchi, 2014)

Date
21/11/2014
Location:
Trent Building A35
Description
The Corpus Linguistics Workshop is meeting on Friday, 21 November (3.00pm), at Trent A35 to discuss the research article "Discovering formulaic language through data-driven learning: Student attitudes and efficacy" by Joe Geluso and Atsumi Yamaguchi (ReCALL, 2014). Anyone interested in corpus linguistics (and the role of formulaic language in language acquisition) is welcome to join us. Tea and biscuits will be provided!

Being Human Festival: Hammer of Defiance

Date
21/11/2014
Location:
Court 1, Galleries of Justice
Description
A play recounting the Luddite rebellion. Repeated 22 Nov matinee and evening performances. Charges apply.

Being Human Festival: Being Arthur

Date
22 - 23/11/2014
Description
Assume a character from Sillitoe's Saturday Night and Sunday Morning and join in the world's first 24-hour 'street tweet' of a film script.

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Midlands3Cities Nottingham Masters Studentships

Description
We have14 Research Preparation Masters studentships for study commencing September 2015. These awards are available to outstanding students from the UK and EU who wish to pursue a Masters degree (MA or MRes) at the University of Nottingham in any area of the Arts and Humanities and areas eligible for AHRC funding in Law and Social Sciences.

Linguistic performance features in clinical skills exams - report published by King's College London with the University of Nottingham

Description
A research report published today by King's College London with the University of Nottingham has identified linguistic features that contribute to our understanding of the reasons why International Medical Graduates (IMGs) have a lower success rate than their UK counterparts in the UK's General Practice licensing examination. The research focused on linguistic and cultural factors that could affect performance and was designed to have a positive impact on the ongoing concern about differential pass rates.

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