Results of the 2015 National Student Survey (NSS), released today, show that students at SOAS, University of London are highly satisfied with ‘Teaching on my course,’ with an above average rating of 89%.
12th August 2015
PhD candidate Hany Rashwan presents his paper, "Philosophical and literary argumentation methods in the Ancient Egyptian rhetorical system".
4th June 2015
CCLPS PhD Student Hany Rashwan wins International Society for the History of Rhetoric’s (ISHR) 2014 Research Fellowship
SOAS doctoral student, Hany Rashwan, PhD Cultural Literary and Postcolonial Studies, has been announced as one of just four winners of the International Society for the History of Rhetoric’s (ISHR) 2014 Research Fellowship.
16th January 2015
SOAS student playwright’s production on Olaudah Equiano to cap off Black History Month season at historic National Trust venue
SOAS student Adam Tulloch, BA History, will be directing his original piece entitled Olaudah Equiano, The Enslaved African from 26-29 November at the National Trust’s Sutton House in east London.
4th November 2014
PhD candidate Hany Rashwan presents at the Royal African Society’s annual African literature and book festival, "Africa Writes 2014"
Hany Rashwan will present papers in: The Royal African Society’s annual African literature and book festival, "Africa Writes 2014"; the “14th Conference of the International Society for the Empirical Study of Literature and Media"; in “The Language of Persuasion: Linguistic Approaches to Its Theory and Practice in the Classical World"; and in the workshop of “Ancient Egyptian Language and Texts 6."
26th July 2014
Working in conjunction with the Economic and Social Research Council, and Global Uncertainties, the CCLPS will host a workshop of the Citizen Academia Network (CAN) titled, "Walls, Barricades, Borders, Gates: Political Negligence and the Twenty-First Century City" to be held on September 20, 2014 at the Brunei Gallery, SOAS.
26th July 2014
CCLPS Chair, Dr. Karima Laachir and PhD Candidate Nathanael Mannone will attend "Asia and Africa Across Disciplinary and National Lines"
CCLPS Chair, Dr. Karima Laachir and PhD Candidate Nathanael Mannone will attend the Consortium for Asian and Africa Studies’ (CAAS) fifth annual symposium titled, “Asia and Africa Across Disciplinary and National Lines” to be held 3-4 October, 2014 at Columbia University.
26th July 2014
Sefik Huseyin will deliver the paper, “De-Orientalising Orientalist & Ottomanist Discourses of Istanbul’s Space," at 'Walls, Barricades, Borders, Gates: Political Negligence and the Twenty-First-Century City,' an upcoming Citizen Academia Network (CAN) Workshop to be held in the SOAS Brunei Gallery on 20 September 2014.
25th July 2014
The Second Annual CCLPS Postgraduate Conference, "From the Speech to the Act: Performativity on the Margins"
The Second Annual CCLPS Postgraduate Conference, From the Speech to the Act: Performativity on the Margins held on 13 June 2014 was a resounding success. Selected papers from the conference will be published in an upcoming issue of the SOAS Journal of Postgraduate Research. A podcast of the conference is also forthcoming.
13th June 2014
12th October 2012
16th December 2010
Most Jewish communities around the world, with the notable exception of the one in Ethiopia, can trace their genetic lineage back to the Levant, according to an article in this week's edition of the journal Nature. It was co-authored by SOAS Professor of Modern Jewish Studies Tudor Parfitt.
9th June 2010
CCLPS and RIKS announce a 4-year interdisciplinary and cross-cultural research project on canonicity and canon-formation.
1st April 2010
A memorandum of understanding has been signed between the SOAS CCLPS and the ALECSO relating to future research projects and publications
22nd February 2010