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English at the University of Amsterdam combines literature and culture from the entire English-speaking world with English Linguistics - the language as it was spoken in the past and today.
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26 February 2019
Languages change fast. What drives this change? Within the last 8000 years – around 400 generations of speakers – nearly all of the languages we find in Europe today diverged from a common source. Within the last ...
19 February 2019
English Department staff members Rose Van der Zwaard and Anne Bannink are set to receive an award from the Computer-Assisted Language Instruction Consortium (CALICO) for their recent paper titled “Reversal of ...
11 February 2019
In January of this year (2019), English Department staff member Dr Rudolph Glitz took a trip to frosty Cambridge to attend and present a paper at an interdisciplinary and multi-lingual conference. This three day ...

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