Call for Papers: SHU Humanities Postgraduate Conference 2018

Empowered: Agency, Authority, and its Limitations Hosted by SHSU Postgraduate Research Students’ Society – 31st May and 1st June 2018   The free bird thinks of another breeze and the trade winds soft through the sighing trees and the fat worms waiting on a dawn bright lawn and he names the sky his own  ... Continue Reading →


November Meeting tomorrow! 22nd November 2017

This month's meeting will take place tomorrow in the Norfolk building, in room 208. Following last month's IT tribulations, Joe Ondrak will finally be presenting his much-anticipated and heartbreakingly delayed paper on 'Creepypasta', digital folklore and postmodern storytelling.  His abstract is here. We may also have some MA presentation practice runs, although no-one has confirmed... Continue Reading →

Happy New (Academic) Year

It is indeed already September, and new people will soon be joining us. This is just a brief update, a notice to let everyone know that there is someone on here bringing our web presence out of dormancy, and that there were some thoughts to share in the aftermath of our conference in June (to... Continue Reading →

Pre-conference Postgrad Group

Our next meeting will take place on Wednesday 24th May, 15.00-17.00, room TBA. This will be the last meeting before the conference, so we'll be using the time to allow people to practice and discuss elements of their papers. If you're presenting at the conference and would like to get in some practice or get feedback... Continue Reading →

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