Exploring the Archives: Sheffield Women’s Lib Movement in the 1970s

MA students in the School of English are provided with the opportunity of taking a work placement as part of their degree programme. In...

Texts That Made Me: Beth Hellen

This week’s ‘Texts That Made Me’ blog post features a very special guest: Beth Hellen — Research Services Librarian, Geneticist, and an avid reader of...

Texts That Made Me: Hannah Leach

I have always been a touch obsessive. A room covered in S Club 7 posters. Wearing out my friend’s Bring It On VHS and...

Texts That Made Me: Samraghni Bonnerjee

Thinking about the books that made me, here in England on a rainy summer’s day, I am reminded of reading surreptitiously under a night...

Texts That Made Me: Angela Wright

I was born in the North of England, but spent my formative school years living in the West of Scotland. Primary school was a...

Texts That Made Me: Carly Stevenson

As a child, I adored being read to and reading aloud. Bedtime favourites included: Smoke and Fluff (a charming Ladybird story about two naughty...

Texts That Made Me: Veronica Barnsley

My reading has always been eclectic. In one of those school aptitude tests I was told my intellectual talents take the form of an...

Texts That Made Me: Katrina Mayson

Looking out across the sea Pictured are a few of the books and comics that helped me imagine the world over the sea, far...

#WeAreInternational: building links with Chile

Sheffield is rightly proud of its internationalisation programme, which is all about increasing international diversity among the student cohort, developing teaching and research partnerships...

Radical Theory: Sheffield Amnesty, Sheffield Assist, Sheffield Greens

Recently, School of English students from the Level 2 module, Radical Theory, had guests from Sheffield Amnesty (Alex Jagger), Sheffield Assist (Lucy Foster and...