Translating environments

What are the environments of translation? That question has been rattling around in my head, in some form or another, at least since reading...
Such a Fun Age book

What I’ve been reading….November edition

Studying for an English degree – and in my case teaching and researching in an English department – means that we are reading huge...
Bridge with flowers

Nature spots

Sheffield is the sixth greenest city in the UK, with 650 green open spaces and 13 city centre parks to peruse whilst you are...
Anthony Olaseinde

The Book fighting Knife Crime in Sheffield

On a bit of a tangent of a writing task, I stumbled upon a book called ‘One Knife, Many Lives’ – a fictional story...
Coffee and notebook on desk

Assignments

University, contrary to popular opinion, is largely about studying and obtaining our degrees – rather than the constant partying and binge drinking that the...
Halloween decorations

Halloween Recommendations

Autumn is by far my favourite time of year and with Halloween around the corner, it’s time for the spooky season to begin. Broomsticks...
Autumn in Sheffield

Autumn in Sheffield

Autumn is by far my favourite season and Sheffield is the perfect place to enjoy it. From the Peaks to the many parks in...
A road in autumn

World Mental Health Day

Saturday the 10th of October was World Mental Health day and it got me thinking about my mental health and what I do to...
Sheffield campus

15 Questions to ask your new cohort …

To make these questions a little more exciting, I have enlisted my friend to answer them for me. Where is home? And what do...
World map

Fun fact I learned from my course….

Not to sound like a tabloid newspaper, but did you know the world map is incorrect? We currently use the ‘Mercator’ map created by...