‘Rhetorical Education and the Democratic Mission of the School: Preparing Students for Academic and Civic Life‘ is a conference at Örebro University, October 24-26, 2017. The 2011 Curriculum for Upper-Secondary School has put rhetoric back on the syllabus for both… Continue Reading →
The deadline for registering to attend the National Forum for English Studies in Jönköpping has been extended, which means there’s still time to register!
Karlstad University, Sweden, 14–16 September 2017 Rhetoric, literature – what’s the difference? For hundreds of years, no one bothered to ask – literature was simply seen as a species of rhetoric. The two subjects were taught as one well into… Continue Reading →
In order to encourage and reward research in English, the Swedish Society for the Study of English awards a biennial prize for outstanding BA theses in English, in literature and linguistics respectively. Theses taking a didactic approach in either area… Continue Reading →