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The Marking Boycott And Its Aftermath

The Marking Boycott And Its Aftermath

johnnyunger:

One of the most clear-headed assessments of the current situation re: staff pay I’ve read

Originally posted on The Disorder Of Things:

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In the face of a UK higher education marking boycott due to start in 11 days time, universities have come forth with a new pay offer. Having unilaterally imposed a 1% rise (read: real terms cut) for 2013/14, they are now proposing 2% for 2014/15,…

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What I wanted to say on the picket line

I spent four hours this morning at the entrances to Lancaster University, picketing for my union, UCU, who are involved in an ongoing industrial dispute centred around fair pay. I was joined by colleagues from across the University: members of UCU and the…

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My visit to GDUFS got featured on the Center for Linguistics and Applied Linguistics websiteView Post

My visit to GDUFS got featured on the Center for Linguistics and Applied Linguistics website

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Guangdong University of Foreign Studies

Invited paper: Approaching language policy from a critical perspective: the role of discourse studies

Centre for Linguistics and Applied Linguistics, Guangzhou, China

(N.B. This is an updated version of the talk I gave at Leeds LLTPRG last year)

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4th Multicultural Discourses conference
Occupy global, globalise Occupy: the global hegemony of resistance technologies Hangzhou, China

NB. I forgot to record this presentation, so I have included my notes below – this is not a polished publication, so you may find inaccuracies or…

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OASIS MAGAZINE, July 2013: Leadership Development in a Dynamic Society

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Welcome to the last edition of Oasis for this academic session, 2012/2013. This has been a busy and exciting term in the school and I hope you will enjoy the photos and stories in the magazine relating our activities. The…

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On-the-fly analysis of political languageOver the past few weeks I’ve been involved in two events that have tested my analysis skills. The…View Post

On-the-fly analysis of political language

Over the past few weeks I’ve been involved in two events that have tested my analysis skills. The…

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Leeds LLTPGR

I gave a talk about critical discourse studies and language policy at Leeds LLTPGR today. Here’s the Prezi.

Invited paper: Using critical discourse studies to investigate  language policy and attitudes

Leeds University, Language, Linguistics and Translation PGR group (LLTPGR)

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Sociolinguistics Symposium 19

The Prezi and notes from my first talk at #ss19 is now up: ‘Occupy globalise #Occupy: the global hegemony of resistance technologies’

Occupy global, globalise Occupy: the global hegemony of resistance technologies Freie Universität Berlin

NB. I forgot to record this presentation, so I have included my notes below – this is not a polished publication, so you may find inaccuracies or…

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Forum for Research on the Languages of Scotland and Ulster

My talk at the Forum for Research on the Languages of Scotland and Ulster- with prezi and sound

Discursive constructions of Scots from the pre-devolution era to the debates on independence University of Aberdeen

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