Tag: Dialect

Summer on Campus

What do lecturers do over the summer? Well, apart from taking a holiday and planning next year’s teaching, the summer is a chance to catch up on some research. Carrying out research is what gives academics the expertise to teach at a high…

Dr Michelle Straw awarded Heritage Lottery Funding to research the Forest of Dean dialect

Dr Michelle Straw has been awarded Heritage Lottery funding to research the Dialect of the Forest of Dean. Her project entitled: ‘A linguistic landscape in time and space’ is part of a consortium bid, head up by the…