linguist • writer • editor • lecturer • broadcaster

Forthcoming Events

Jul
28
Shakespeare's Language Weekend
@ 09:30-16:00
Saturday 28 & Sunday 29 July

David Crystal presents an introduction to Shakespeare's use of vocabulary, grammar, metre, orthography; his linguistic creativity; his influence on modern English; the second day will be an introduction to original pronunciation, followed by a workshop in which participants will be trained to use the accent for themselves (and receive a certificate affirming they have taken such a course)

£150 per day, to include morning and afternoon refreshment and buffet lunch

Early bird booking & payment by Thursday 31 May 2018: £125 per day

Places limited to 50 per day ~ early booking advised

For more information see David's blog (link below)

An event in aid of The Ucheldre Centre, Holyhead
Canolfan Ucheldre Centre, Millbank, Holyhead, Anglesey, LL65 1TE