Dr Frank Uekötter , Reader in Environmental Humanities in the Department of History, has received a prestigious Advanced Grant from the European Research Council of £1.74M (€2M) for his project, The Making of Monoculture: A Global History. Using a global…

Global Literary Theory

April 21, 2021 PR Team

Professor Rebecca Ruth Gould introduces the Global literary theory (GlobalLIT) research project at the University of Birmingham. Global Literary Theory (GlobalLIT) is a five-year project to reinvigorate the discipline of literary studies by looking at non-European approaches and focusing on…