Research projects

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Current projects

Title Funder Start date End date
Changing the Story: Building Inclusive Civil Societies with, and for, Young People in 5 Post-Conflict Countries AHRC/GCRF 1 October 2017 30 September 2021
Children's experience, understanding, and use of adjectives across the socioeconomic spectrum Economic and Social Research Council 1 February 2018 31 January 2021
Speech tempo perception and missing sounds Leverhulme Trust 4 September 2017 1 October 2020
Mediterranean Gypsies Marie Skłodowska-Curie (Individual fellowship) 10 September 2018 9 September 2020
Petrarch Commentary and Exegesis in Renaissance Italy, c.1350-c.1650 Arts and Humanities Research Council (AHRC) 1 January 2017 31 December 2019
The symbiotic relationship between language and nature in Southern and Eastern Arabia Arts and Humanities Research Council 1 October 2017 30 September 2019
Community Arts Against Antibiotic Resistance in Nepal (CARAN) AHRC/MRC GCRF 1 September 2018 31 March 2019

Past projects

Title Funder Start date End date
Sumak Kawsay and the Sustainable Development Agenda: Critical Debates and Creative Responses from a Latin American Indigenous Perspective Arts and Humanities Research Council 1 November 2017 31 December 2018
Legacies of War 1 September 2014 31 December 2018
Community documentation of biocultural diversity in the eastern Yemeni province of al-Mahrah Endangered Languages Documentation Programme 1 October 2017 30 September 2018
The Hercules Project: A hero for all ages AHRC-supported 1 September 2016 31 August 2018
Promoting language development via shared reading ESRC 1 April 2015 3 August 2018
Suicide Voices. Workplace Subjectivities and Trauma in Post-Fordist France Wellcome Trust 1 January 2017 30 June 2018
Performing the Jewish Archive Arts & Humanities Research Council 30 November 2014 29 June 2018
Soft Power, Cinema and the BRICS Arts and Humanities Research Council 1 December 2015 31 May 2018
Troubling the National Brand and Voicing Hidden Histories: Historical Drama as a tool for International Development and Community Empowerment AHRC 1 November 2016 31 May 2018
WebDoc - 2014 -
Using Film to Examine Heritage, Identity and Global Citizenship: supporting the work of the Bautzen Memorial to Engage New Audiences AHRC 1 September 2015 31 December 2015
Using Digital Tools to Challenge Xenophobia and Support International Development in South Africa AHRC 3 October 2016 1 January 2018
Using digital tools in heritage AHRC 1 March 2014 31 July 2016
Unheard Voices: The Poetry of the Gallipoli Campaign AHRC-funded Gateways to the First World War Public Engagement Centre 20 June 2017 20 June 2017
Transnational Holocaust Memory The Leverhulme Trust, Arts & Humanities Research Council, British Academy for the Humanities and Social Sciences, University of Leeds. - -
The Woman Reader Project BA/Leverhulme Small Research Grant July 2016 July 2017
The Leeds Centre for New Chinese Writing AHRC 2014 -
The Eighteenth Century Studies Seminar - -
Thai Politics @ Leeds - -
TAUS - 2008 -
Staging China Arts & Humanities Research Council UK (AHRC), Chiang Ching-kuo Foundation for International Conferences (CCKF), Sino-British Fellowship Trust, University of Leeds 2011 2016
Signs beyond borders: Meaning-making across sign and spoken languages 2017 2018
Screening European Heritage: History on Film, the Heritage Industry and Cultural Policy AHRC 1 February 2013 31 December 2013
Reception of Apuleius’ Cupid and Psyche from 1600 to Today Leverhulme 2016 2016
ReadingCorp - - -
Process Automation for Localisation of Dialogue in Entertainment Media (PALODIEM) InnovateUK 2014 2016
Post-Work: Framing Labour in Post Industrial Europe Arts and Humanities Research Council 2017 -
Popular Culture Research Network 2005 Ongoing
Performing Violence Ignite scheme at the University of Leeds 2014 -
ORCIT European Commission - -
National Network for Interpreting UK Government-funded Routes into Languages programme, Higher Education Funding Council for England (HEFCE) January 2017 -
MULIMO - - -
Modern South Arabian Languages Leverhulme Trust - -
MITRAS - - -
MeLLANGE 01 January 2007 -
Media, Conflict and Democratisation (MeCoDEM) European Union’s Seventh Framework Programme 1 January 2014 31 January 2017
Medfrench The Teaching Quality Enhancement Fund, University of Leeds 2007 2007
ManyBabies1: Quantifying sources of variability in infancy research using the infant-directed speech preference Association for Psychological Science 2017 -
Love Letters and Erotic Letters: Antiquity and Beyond - -
Leeds Voices: Communicating superdiversity in the market Phase 1 (October – December 2015) of the Leeds Voices project was funded by the Sadler Seminar Series 2015 2016
Leeds Child Development Unit The University of Leeds, the Economic and Social Research Council, The Leverhulme Trust, The British Academy, Association for Psychological Science - -
Language at Leeds - -
Language and Nature in Southern and Eastern Arabia - -
LangCorp Arts and Humanities Research Council - -
Kelly Marie Curie FP7 - -
How to promote children's language development using family-based shared book reading Economic and Social Research Council 2015 2018
EvIDence - -
eCoLoRe / eCoLoTrain / eColoMedia 1 January 2002 1 January 2010
Dostoevsky Now - -
Digital Tools in the Service of Difficult Heritage: How Recent Research Can Benefit Museums and their Audiences AHRC 1 September 2016 31 December 2017
Dante and Late Medieval Florence: Theology in Poetry, Practice and Society Arts and Humanities Research Council - -
Chinese Theatre - -
ASSIST - -