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ACADEMICLIVERPOOL  
This list has been retained 10/02/2016 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list– contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list This list is for the announcement and discussion of academic research relating to the regions of Liverpool and Merseyside, in the north-west of England. Interdisciplinarity is strongly encouraged, in areas such as history, society, culture and language. Posts about research events and new publications relating to Liverpool and Merseyside are also warmly welcomed.

AHRC-CREATIVEWRITING  
This list has been retained 04/10/2013 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list – contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list To discuss issues arising in the course of the Creative Writing Research Training project.

AHRC-CREATIVEWRITING-RESEARCH  
A list linked to discussions of research discussions in creative writing as relates to research council considerations around AHRC Creative Writing research training project (2005-2007)

ALCS  
The ALCS list aims to promote the scholarly study of the language, culture, history and society of the Low Countries by facilitating communication between interested scholars.

ALONSERPER  
Establishing and constructing an alternative heuristics for the study of the human subject and existence as whole, unique and dynamic, self-constructing totalities

ANGELACARTER  
This list is used to make announcements and advertise conferences, publications, and projects related to Angela Carter. It also provides a discussion forum for Carter scholars.

ANTEQUEERIANS  
There are contested categories in the history of lgbtq studies involving the extent to which modern concepts may be roled back into history. This list will assemble evidence showing cultural diversity across information spaces but with the intention to enhance theory and practice through building new information processing tools.

ASSHH-UK  
Description: This list is used share research news and events with the research community who work or are interested in social sciences and humanities HIV research. It is moderated by ASSHH UK steering committee.

BALLADS  
News and discussion relevant to the study of popular / folk / traditional ballads - international and multilingual.

BAMS  
Events, announcements, and discussion list for the British Association for Modernist Studies.

BARS  
This list is only open to members of the Association. We will post on relevant call for papers, notices of conferences, and offer the opportunity to contact all members of BARS with queries regarding work-in-progress.

BARSPOSTGRAD  
This list has been retained 10/02/2016 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list– contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list The list is for postgraduate researchers who are members of the British Association for Romantic Studies. It will enable individuals researching into any aspect of the Romantic studies to communicate with one another, bounce ideas of one another, share resources and network.

BBC-HISTORY  
This list is for those who are working on or who are interested in any aspect of BBC history, to keep members in touch with each other,with current work and to publicise events.

BIBLIOTHERAPY  
A mailing list for anyone interested in the links between reading fiction and non-fiction and health. Bibliotherapy, including Books on Prescription, reading groups, self-help etc.

BL-LABS  
The mailing/discussion list for the Mellon Funded British Library Labs project.

BOOK-HISTORY  
This list supports the activities and goals of the Book History Postgraduate Student Network. It aims to facilitate discussion and research in all areas and periods of book history and to encourage the growth of an interdisciplinary community of book historians in the early stages of their careers.

BORDERSANDBORDERLANDS  
Borders and Borderlands in Medieval and Early Modern Europe is a research network based at the University of Bristol. The network organises research events and encourages grant applications.

BRITISH-IRISH-POETS  
Discussion and news list for practitioners and readers of current poetry and poetics, with emphasis on recent postmodern and innovative poetries in Britain and Ireland.

BRITISH-SCHOOLS  
Discussion of British Schools founded by Lancaster and related topics.

BURGESS-STUDIES  
A space for academic discussion about the life and work of Anthony Burgess, sharing developments in Burgess Studies and asking questions to colleagues.

CANCIONEROS  
This list has been created for the discussion of issues surrounding the electronic publication of Cancioneros. Topics for discussion include, but are not restricted to,transcription of original documents, collation, variation, mss description, etc.

CCWW  
This list is used by the Centre for the Study of Contemporary Women's Writing (CCWW) at the Institute of Modern Languages Research. The Centre promotes and facilitates national and international research on contemporary writing by women in French, German, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish (including Catalan and Galician)

CELTIC-STUDIES-NETWORK  
The International Celtic Studies Network was established in 2012 to support and promote cooperation and information sharing between those involved in any areas of research on histories, cultures, politics, and peoples historically named as Celtic. For the purposes of the network, Celtic studies is not defined as a specific academic paradigm, but is instead used as an embracing term designed to facilitate exchange and information sharing and to promote cooperation between individuals and institutions with interests in any relevant discipline or field of study. Membership is open to scholars, professionals, and unaffiliated individuals with relevant academic or professional interests. The network is coordinated by an interdisciplinary team of academics based at the School of Humanities and Social Sciences at Liverpool John Moores University. Its core activities involve facilitating information exchange and networking through regular bulletins and a planned series of network meetings and symposia. This email list is a means of sharing information between network members.

CHILDREN-LITERATURE-UK  
The UK list for academic discussion of all aspects of children's literature.

CLASSICSGRADS  
This list is available to all post-graduate students in Classics, Classical Archaeology, Ancient History, Ancient Philosophy, etc. for the dissemination of relevant and useful information (conferences, seminars, projects, publications, jobs, etc.).

COGNITIVE-CLASSICS  
This list is primarily for Classicists interested in the interaction of cognitive science with classical material, but it is also intended to be a place for interdisciplinary connection with those in e.g. cognitive humanities, psychology, philosophy, neuroscience. It is primarily a forum for the dissemination of relevant information on conferences, seminars, publications, research projects, etc.

COLLATE  
This list has been retained 25/11/2013 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list– contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list This mailing list has been set up for users of the computer program Collate, developed by Peter Robinson to assist in the production of scholarly editions based on many different versions of the one text. The aim of the list is to provide Collate users with a forum.

COMPARATIVE-LITERATURE  
Comparative-literature intends to provide a forum for all who are interested in the study of literature without confinement to national or linguistic boundaries, and in relation to other disciplines. It will advertise the activities of the British Comparative Literature Association (BCLA).

CORPUS-STYLE  
This list is for discussion of research and announcement of events in the emerging field of corpus stylistics - the use of language corpora in the analysis of the language of literature.

CREATIVE-CRITICAL  
This list is for students and researchers of all disciplines who share an interest in creative critical writing. It is used to announce events, calls for papers, publications and other relevant material and, so doing, to foster a sense of community around creative-critical work.

CREATIVE-WRITING  
A list for creative writers and researchers in creative writing in universities and colleges, considering ideas and issues, and developing links bewteen excellence in creative writing practice in universities and the quality of the writing arts, publishing and literary culture beyond.

CRIMESIG  
A mailing list intended for communication between members of the Special Interest Group on Crime and Language research.

CSIS-ANNOUNCE  
The Centre for the Study of International Slavery (CSIS) is a research partnership between the University of Liverpool and National Museums Liverpool's International Slavery Museum. This list is used to make announcements about the Centre's activities and related events. See www.liv.ac.uk/csis for more information.

CULTURAL-TRANSLATION  
The Cultural Translation and East Asia: Art, Film and Literature mailing list is to encourage and support the development and maintain of this aspect of Asian Studies in the UK and beyond.

CURRENTMONASTICRESEARCH  
A list for researchers in any aspect of the western monastic tradition from late antiquity looking forward in time, with the aim of fostering exchanges across the research community.

DAVIDMITCHELLRESEARCH  
Following the David Mitchell Conference 2017, this list has been set up in order for researchers to share their ideas and work in progress, circulate new publications and news, and to help foster new collaborations and connections across the research community.

DESIGN-FICTION  
A list for discussing issues around design fiction research and practice.

DISABILITYINDUSTRIALSOCIETY  
Disability was endemic to industrial society with a high incidence of accidents and injuries. This discussion group is concerned with how industrialization shaped conceptions and experiences of disability and how the narratives of disability (historical, literary, journalistic etc) are represented.

DIX-NEUF  
Dix-neuf is a mailing list run under the auspices of the Society of Dix-Neuviémistes. This society was established to provide a scholarly focal point for nineteenth-century French studies in the UK and Ireland. It organizes events bringing together both postgraduates and academics and publishes articles in its online journal.

DRAMATURGY-FORUM  
A forum for the exchange of ideas and contacts for all those involved in the theory and practice of dramaturgy

ELIZABETHVONARNIM  
List for discussion of the novelist Elizabeth von Arnim (1866-1941), following the 2015 conference at Lucy Cavendish College, University of Cambridge.

ENGLISH-E-LEARNING  
This list has been retained 25/09/2015. No one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list. contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list English - E-Learning is a discussion list used to support the use of educational technology in English literature, Language and Creative Writing.

ENGLISH-HEACADEMY  
The Higher Education Accademy, via its Discipline Lead for English and Creative Writing, provides a supportive network of communication and activities to advance the practice of teaching English across the UK higher education. This list service provides a forum to discuss the evolving pedagogy of professional English studies and keeps members informed of relevant HEA activities.

ENGLIT-VICTORIAN  
Forum for discussion of research topics in Victorian Literature and related fields.

EPBC  
For the discussion,sharing and development of EPBC teaching materials which will help academics and students to learn more about European literature, languages and culture

ESCANOR  
1. This list is used by Jisc for research communities and the public about Escanor 2. This is designed to interest and receive contributions from all disciplines 3. Discussions would build information foundations enabling knowledge dissemination 4.Envisaged output: conferences, publications, networking and sharing of knowledge

ESTUDOSGALEGOS  
Lista de correo da Asociación Internacional de Estudos Galegos para o intercambio de información relacionada cos Estudos Galegos, perspectivas profesionais, e para favorecer o networking entre os seus membros.

FEMINIST-TRANSLATION-STUDIES  
The FEMINIST-TRANSLATION-STUDIES discussion list is a transnational tool aimed at sharing news about publications, conferences and other academic events on this research field. It is administered by Olga Castro and Emek Ergun, editors of Feminist Translation Studies (Routledge, 2017). For more information, please contact the list owners.

FOLKTALES  
This list is used to facilitate interdisciplinary discussion of folktales, fairy tales and fantasy literature. Contributions may include research enquiries as well information about relevant publications and events.

FOREST-HUMANITIES  
This list is for sharing announcements of events, publications, and ongoing research in the culture of trees and forests. It brings together academics and researchers from different institutions and fields, including environmental history, anthropology, art history, law, literature, and geography. It aims to provide a communication network for the large breadth of research in forest humanities, history, politics, and culture.

GASCOIGNE-SEMINAR  
This list is a discussion list for scholars working on George Gascoigne and other early Elizabethan writers, to facilitate the exchange of ideas about the generation at the very beginning of the English literary renaissance. Gascoigne dominated the early Elizabethans and influenced Sidney, Spenser, Shakespeare and many others. The list began as a forum for the continuation of discussions begun at The Gascoigne Seminar in September 2007.

GEOHUMANITIES-FORUM  
This email list supports the international, interdisciplinary GeoHumanities community. It will offer a space for discussion and information exchange between scholars and practitioners interested in the intersections of geographical themes- space, place, landscape, environment, the urban and mobilities and arts and humanities scholarship and practice.

GERMANPHILOSOPHY  
The list will be used to provide information to and allow discussion between participants in the German Philosophy Seminar at the IGRS (University of London), convened by Dr. Johan Siebers, and to inform members of other relevant events.

GLEANOLOGY  
This list is used to connect researchers between disciplines in the higher education research community interested in the agricultural practice, representation and metaphor of gleaning and its environmental impact today. This list will also be relevant to the work of food waste charities and campaigners.

GRAPHICJUSTICE  
Mailing list of the Graphic Justice Research Alliance. A multidisciplinary research network exploring the crossover between law and justice and comics of all kinds.

HFRN  
The Historical Fictions Research Network aims to create a place for the discussion of all aspects of fictional historical narrative. We welcome people working on prose, drama, visual art, reception studies, musicology, museum displays, film, tv, gaming, wargaming, graphic novels, transformative works and any other areas engaged in the narrative construction of the fictional past.

HISTORICALTHESAURUS  
This is a list for news, announcements, and updates for scholars using the Historical Thesaurus of English for research (www.glasgow.ac.uk/thesaurus).

LATAM-SCIENCECULTURE  
This is the mailing list for Science, Text and Culture in Latin America, an AHRC-funded research network organised by Dr Joanna Page (Cambridge) and Dr Maria Blanco (Oxford).

LATAMCYBER  
List for those interested in Latin American cultural products created for the Internet, and new discourses, practices and communities generated by such cultural products. See the project blog at: http://latamcyber.wordpress.com/

LAW-CULTURE  
A mailing list administered by the Centre for Law and Culture at St Mary's University, Twickenham, London, for those interested in or working at the expansive intersections between law and culture. This includes work such as law and the humanities, cultural legal studies, legal history, and law and philosophy.

LCMRS  
This will be the main means of communication for the Liverpool Centre for Medieval and Renaissance Studies (formerly Liverpool Centre for Medieval Studies) - a hub for research, research networking and support in the field of medieval and Renaissance Studies in the UK, and especially in the North West.

LEGACIESOFWAR-ARTS  
This list is used to discuss the Culture and the Arts strand of the Legacies of War project based at the University of Leeds, which aims to commemorate the centenary of the First World War from 2014-18.

LESBIANLIVES  
This email list provides a forum to discuss lesbian lives in the ethos of the Lesbian Lives conference. We aim to be an international social, cultural, political and artistic venue for sharing ideas and information of relevance to Lesbian Lives. We hope to develop dialogues and discussions that understand that 'the lesbian perspective still continues to be a critical gaze from a charged margin and the Lesbian Lives Conference continues to be a friendly experience of energetic engagement' O'Donnell, 2008.

LIS-CHILLIT  
This list is for information exchange and discussion amongst librarians working with children's literature, academic research and collections.

LIS-LITERATURE  
The aim of this list is create a community for information professionals who support research and teaching in the field of literature, enabling the sharing, discussion and exchange of ideas and information.

LIT-LANG-CULTURE-EVENTS  
This list carries announcements of UK calls for conference papers, conferences and other events (meetings, conferences, seminars etc) in English literature, language, linguistics and cultural studies. Please note that it does not carry announcements about publications. It is administered by the Institute of English Studies, School of Advanced Study, University of London.

LITERARY-LONDON  
This list has been retained 29/04/2016. No one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list. contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list This list serves the Literary London website which is being built round the Literary London Conference at Goldsmiths College, http://homepages.gold.ac.uk/literarylondon/

LITERATUREREVIEW  
The purpose of the list is to allow persons involved in the academic reviews of research literature to share information and findings

LIVESANDLETTERS  
This list is used by CELL to make announcements about research, publications, events, seminars, and studentships

LYNDSAY-L  
This list is used by members of the Sir David Lyndsay Society to share information, questions and research discussion relating to the work of Sir David Lyndsay (c. 1486-1555)

MAKING-BRITAIN  
This list is used by the AHRC-funded project 'Beyond the Frame: Indian British Connections', the Arts and Humantieis Research Council-funded follow on project to 'Making Britain: South Asian Visions of Home and Abroad, 1870-1950' (2007-10) to make announcements about conferences, exhibitions, events, publications and workshops.

MANUSCRIPTS-ONLINE  
A forum for the discussion, promotion and development of online manuscript research among the professionals, researchers and students collaborating in the field.

MAPPINGWRITING  
MappingWriting.com is a freely available website which is exploring geographical representations in cultural texts -- primarily literary, but not exclusively. The list will assist scholars to communicate about conferences, publications and developments in this area.

MASCULINITY-STUDIES  
This list is for use by researchers in the field of masculinity studies accross academic disciplines to post announcements and generate discussions in this field.

MASS-DIGITIZATION  
This list is for scholars and archivists, etc, interested in the mass digitization of original textual materials, particularly digital photography of medieval manuscripts.

MEDICINALRECEIPTS  
This list has been retained 13/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list A list to promote research into medicinal and other receipts of a historical nature, and to encourage contact betweeen researchers in this field of study sharing queries, advice and information.

MEDIEVALISTS-IN-SCOTLAND  
This list is used by medievalists working IN Scotland (not necessarily ON Scotland) for networking: looking for potential collaborators for research; planning, announcing or advertising conferences, workshops, events, publication opportunities, jobs, studentships, post-docs, grants etc.

MEMORYNETWORK  
A multidisciplinary forum for discussing memory in the twenty-first century. Researchers, authors, artists and organisations are invited to share news, events, projects and publications. The Memory Network emerged from an AHRC Network led by the University of Roehampton and Durham University in 2012-14.

METH  
This list has been retained 17/02/2016 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list – contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list Discussion list for Medieval English Theatre

MIDDLEBROW-NETWORK  
This is a monthly email digest of events, publications, calls for papers etc of interest to scholars working on the 'middlebrow'.

MILTON  
This list is designed to provide a sounding board for criticism of; research into; and discussion about John Milton and his time.

MODERN-BRITISH-FICTION  
Discussion includes all post-war fiction originating in the British Isles, though specific attention is aimed at recent publications.

MODERNISTFASHION  
A mailing list to share research, news, Call for Papers, etc, among those working on the intersection of fashion and modernist literature.

MODLANGSRT  
This list forms part of an IGRS national specialist training for doctoral students in the modern languages funded by the AHRC

MONC  
MONC brings together scholars and professionals working on modernism in Wales to facilitate better communication and collaboration.

MOTHERHOODRESEARCHNETWORK  
The principal aim of the Network (funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council) is to enable cross-cultural and interdisciplinary dialogue on the study of motherhood, exploring what representations and narratives of motherhood in contemporary women-authored European literatures can contribute to different disciplines.

MUSIC-19THC-LIT  
This list has been retained 17/02/2016 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list– contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list This list aims to encourage discussion and the exchange of ideas about ways in which literature written in English during the period c. 1800 - 1918 can be used to enrich understanding of musical meaning and/or music as cultural and social activity.

NARRATIVEINQUIRY  
This cross disciplinary list is for scholars in the area of narrative inquiry broadly who are interested in the aesthetics of their approaches. This cross-fertilisation of social and human science with art and humanities may include, for example, autoethnographers, performance and experimental ethnographers, cultural and communication scholars with an interest in performance, narrative and dialogic narrative researchers, those using the arts in social science enquiry, to name but a few.

NNDDM  
This network involves academics in sociology, literature, history, politics and linguistics who are interested in morbidity, mortality and the commemoration of this.

NORTHWEST-SEMINAR  
To disseminate information regarding interdisciplinary north-west seminars. To forge connections between researchers with corresponding interests throughout the north-west. To promote research of the early modern period, in any discipline.

NOTTS-MEDIEVAL  
This list will facilitate communication among staff and post-graduate medievalists at the University of Nottingham.

NRS  
The Northern Renaissance Seminar is an ongoing conference devoted to the study of the European Renaissance.

NWNELP  
This list is used to make announcements related to the North-west Network for English and Linguistics Pedagogy (NWNELP). The interdisciplinary network aims to spread good practice in the teaching of English language, linguistics, English literature and creative writing. Anyone involved in teaching these subjects is welcome to join.

OCLW  
This list is used by the Oxford Centre for Life-Writing to make announcements to its members about forthcoming events, study opportunities, research initiatives and online activities.

PALA-ANNOUNCE  
The Poetics and Linguistics Association is an international academic for the linguistic study of literature, and related areas. The association website is www.pala.ac.uk. The current chair is Professor Paul Simpson of Queen's University, Belfast.

PALA-PED-SIG  
A special interest group of the Poetics and Linguistics Association (PALA) for the discussion and promotion of rhetoric in teaching and learning.

PARTITIONS-NET  
This list is intended to accompany the AHRC funded research network - Partitions: What are they good for? This is an international research network comprising cutting-edge, interdisciplinary and comparative research on political partitions across a wide historical and geographical span.

PGCWRITING-NETWORK  
This list has been retained 07/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list This list supports post-graduate and post-doctorate creative writing researchers.

PICTUREBOOKRESEARCH  
An academic, interdisciplinary and multilingual discussion list for all aspects of research related to picturebooks from around the world.

PIE  
This list provides a means of communication between the individuals representing those organisations that constitute Partnerships in English in the periods between meetings.

POETRYETC  
Poetryetc provides a venue for a dialogue relating to poetry and poetics, promoting specific projects for internet and print publication, and providing a forum for you to debate your own critical and creative work.

POETSWRITERSFORENVIRONMENT  
A forum for discussion of how and where literature segues with environmental issues. A zone of literary activism and advocacy for the environment. For poets, writers, and academics.

POLITICSANDLAWOFDOCTORWHO  
To analyse the political and legal aspects of the BBC's longest running drama series "Doctor Who"

POSTGRAD-GERMAN-STUDIES  
UK/Ireland German studies mailing list specifically dedicated to postgraduate and early career researcher's topics and issues.

POSTGRAD-SFPS  
This list will promote discussion between postgraduates working in the field of Francophone Postcolonial studies, and will inform members of forthcoming SFPS postgraduate events

QMCECS  
This list is used by the Centre for Eighteenth-Century Studies at Queen Mary University of London to make announcements to the higher education research community about the Centre's activities, events and seminars.

QMCRLE  
The centre is interdisciplinary bringing together scholars of religion & literature in English interested in a range of periods and religious denominations from the medieval to the early twentieth century.

RANCIERE-AND-CLASSICAL-ANTIQUITY  
A discussion list dedicated to discussions of the place, use and function of all aspects of classical antiquity, its philosophy, history, literature and reception, in the work of contemporary French philosopher Jacques Ranciere

READER-DEVELOPMENT  
The Reader Development mailing list exists to promote the discussion of reader development activities in libraries and other organisations and to disseminate the findings of research into reader development and reading.

REMSIS  
Announcement list for Renaissance and Early Modern seminars, conferences and other events in Scotland

RENAISSANCE-OF-SUBJECTIVITY  
This list has been retained 08/08/2014 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list This message board is chiefly intended to house discussions on selfhood, subjectivity and interiority in Shakespeare's Renaissance. Ultimately, we hope to continue these discussions up to and after the one-day conference held in June 2007.

RHYTHM-COMMUNITY  
The list can be used to circulate information about events, workshops, conferences and publications relevant to rhythm research community.

ROBERT-GRAVES  
A forum for discussing the life and work of Robert Graves and for announcing forthcoming publications, the activities of the Trust and Society as well as the St John's College, Oxford, database project.

ROYALSTUDIES  
This group is connected to the Royal Studies Network, a new community of scholars working on research with royal themes or those with an interest in monarchal topics. It is designed to support the sharing of ideas, research, conferences, publications etc which would appeal to the group members. Ideally this group will also provide a forum which will enable members to find other individuals to develop collaborative research projects with, both in the UK and globally.

RUDYARD-KIPLING  
To exchange information and views on the life and work of the author Rudyard Kipling. Kipling's work has interest for those working on 19/20th century literature, the short story as literary form and narrative.

SCANDINAVIAN  
This list has been retained 20/04/2015 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list - contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list This list is used by UK teachers and researchers in Scandinavian Studies to share information about courses, events, resources and projects.

SCOTLANGLIT-ALL  
The Superlist for Scottish Language and Literature (ScotLangLit) lists.

SCOTLANGLIT-C18  
This list is for discussions, announcements and queries by those interested in 18th century Scottish Literature or Language. Although mainly for academic staff, contributions are welcomed from undergraduate students and non-academics.

SCOTLANGLIT-C19-C20  
This list is for discussions, announcements and queries by those interested in Scottish Literature or Language of the 19th and 20th centuries. Although mainly for academic staff, contributions are welcomed from undergraduate students and non-academics.

SCOTTISH-STUDIES  
This list is used by an international group of academics and practitioners dedicated to analysing and producing material on Scotland, in a variety of disciplines (i.e. history, literature, language, politics, etc.). It will be used primarily for the announcement of relevant events, and as a discussion forum.

SHAKESPEAREAV  
A forum for discussing the subject of audiovisual Shakespeare, with particular reference to the BUFVC's research project: 'An International Database of Shakespeare on Film, Television and Radio'.

SIBMAS  
This list is used by members of SIBMAS to exchange news and views on the care and documentation of performing arts collections

SIDNEY-SPENSER  
A discussion and announcements list for scholars and students of the works of Sir Philip Sidney and Edmund Spenser, and of Renaissance literature, culture, and history more generally.

SLAVONIC-EE-POSTGRAD  
This list is for announcements of relevance to postgraduate students in Slavonic and East European studies at UK universities, or postgraduate members of the British Association for Slavonic and East European Studies.

SNOMS  
The Scottish Network of Modernist Studies

SRCN  
The network supports research collaboration on the role of religion in Scottish history, culture and society.

STAR  
This list has been retained 31/05/2017 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list- contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list The mailing list for the STAR (Scotland's Transatlantic Relations) Project

STRAP  
Stage Translation Research Adaptation Practice is an international discussion forum for researchers and practitioners interested in stage translation and adaptation. It is intended that this forum will help subscribers to create networks and further the discipline.

SUNGEN  
A network of academics exploring various aspects of gender and equality. Based in the University of Sunderland.

TAKINGCAREWITHWORDS  
This list is used to share ideas amongst nursing and health academics about the use of poetry, prose, drama, and other forms of creative writing in the curriculum.

TEXTUALSCHOLARSHIP  
This list aims to provide an interdisciplinary forum for discussing the theory and practice of textual scholarship, as well as for disseminating news, announcements and calls for papers. It is maintained for and on behalf of the international community of textual scholars by Barbara Bordalejo and endorsed by the Society for Textual Scholarship and the European Society for Textual Scholarship

TEXTUALSCHOLARSHIPDH  
A significant group within the DH community is engaged in the creation of various types of electronic editions and yet we still lack a theoretical framework specifically dedicated to digital editions. This list provides a space to start conversations about this fundamental aspect of or work.

THE-WORKS  
Open access email forum for peer group review of work-in-progress of all forms of contemporary poetry.

TRANSLATINGCULTURES  
The list will be linked to the Arts and Humanities Research Council 'translating cultures' theme, and will allow discussion of questions relating to this subject area.

TRANSLATIO  
A Translation Studies forum used by postgraduate students to stir up debates and make announcements on forthcoming events. Students are invited to help each other out by exchanging research and content-related questions. Issues to be discussed in this context include translation theory, literature, cultural studies, linguistics, DTS, cognitive theory and sociotranslatology. Experienced scholars are also welcome.

UKCOMICSCHOLARS  
This list circulates information regarding scholarly activity around comics, manga and graphic novels across a number of disciplines and institutions in the UK.

VETUSLATINA  
A mailing list for scholars and others interested in the textual history of the Latin Bible (Vetus Latina) to share information and news. Announcements of projects, publications and conferences are welcome. Questions and discussions will be entertained so long as they are on an appropriate topic and do not become repetitive, lengthy or depart from civilised discourse. Contributions may be in any language. The archive is visible to the public, but e-mail addresses can only be seen by registered members.

WAR-NET  
An interdisciplinary network for scholars working in war representation.

WELSHSTUDIES  
A forum for Welsh Studies, including but not limited to Welsh Writing in English and Welsh History.

WILLSWORLDHACK  
This is a mailing list for the Will's World Hack Event community and accompanying the Online Hack event which runs from 5th December until 12th December 2012. However we hope the community around the event will continue beyond this date. Will'€™s World is a JISC Discovery project in which EDINA aims to demonstrate the value and principles of aggregation as a tactic. The concept behind this project is that assembling online data sources relating to one topic will add value and improve the discoverability of these resources; making it easier for developers and service providers to build services and ultimately providing an easier access for all to the data itself and enriched content based on it.

WIP  
the 'Women in Print' list exists to promote research, discussion and #writing into the overlooked contributions and legacies of women to print #culture - whether as writers, publishers, artists and designers, art #directors, teachers and through their domestic lives.

WOIRN  
WOIRN is a network of women academics working on all aspects of Irish life and culture, from disciplines as varied as sociology, geography, art history, cultural studies, literature and history.

WRITERSINSPIRE  
This list has been retained 29/04/2016 no one can subscribe to this list and no one can post to this list- contact helpline@jiscmail.ac.uk for all enquiries regarding this list This list is for communication relating to the Great Writers Inspire - an OER project based at the University of Oxford. The list is open to anyone with an interest in the project, the themes of the project, OER in general or any topic relating to Great Writers and inspiration through literature. # The project is creating and assembling a substantial new body of open content with a literary theme to be released through a new online web portal. The materials will be grouped around a set of specific writers and thematic collections, curated by subject specialists and steered and evaluated by the demands of the subject community. There will be a concentration on textual materials with embedded illustrative audio and video together with new publishing methods that include a substantial set of material released as ebooks for mobile devices.