- John Clare in Space
Two-day conference on the Romantic-period poet John Clare, 30–31 May 2014
- Booker Prize Archive
Exhibiton celebrating Oxford Brookes becoming the current hosts of the Booker Prize Archive, July 2013
- Jonathan Meades and Iain Sinclair In Conversation
Jonathan Meades and Iain Sinclair talk about architecture and literature in a special event hosted by the Department of English and Modern Languages and the School of Architecture exclusively for final-year English and Architecture students.
- English and Modern Languages Barbecue, Prizegiving and farewell celebration for final year students, May 2012
- Mexican Day of the Dead, Monday 5 November 2012, Oxford Brookes University
Sixty pupils from six Oxfordshire Secondary Schools celebrated the Mexican Day of the Dead. The event was part of the Routes into Languages South initiative which aims to promote the importance of languages and widen take-up amongst 14-19 year olds and university students in England.
- Mexican Day of the Dead, Monday 31 October 2011, Oxford Brookes University
Staff from Department of English and Modern Languages hosted the Mexican Day of the Dead event for 70 Year 10/11 pupils from 7 local Oxfordshire schools. The day was part of the SCULA: Routes into Languages initiative which aims to promote the importance of languages and to widen take-up amongst 14â€“19 year olds and university students in England.
- Creative Writing Showcase
Annual showcase of the MA Creative Writing course at the Pegasus Theatre, Thursday 9 May 2013
- Philip Hensher and Zaved Mahmood
Novelist Philip Hensher discussed his new novel Scenes from Early Life with his husband, Zaved Mahmood, on whose early life the work is based at this year’s Oxford Literary Festival.
- Creative Writing Showcase
Annual showcase of the MA Creative Writing course at the Pegasus Theatre, Thursday 10 May 2012
Oxford Literary Festival
- Museums Without Walls with Jonathan Meades
In a session at the Oxford Literary Festival, jointly hosted by the Department of English and Modern Languages and the School of Architecture, Jonathan Meades read from his work and talked about his varied and prolific writing life.
- Our Words Creative Writing Project
This session featured a group of 12 Oxford Academy students from years 7 and 8, who read from the writing they have created collaboratively under the direction and tuition of four Oxford Brookes University students on the MA Creative Writing programme, across the first months of 2013.
- Ghost Milk with Iain Sinclair
Iain Sinclair appeared in an Oxford Brookes session at the Oxford Literary Festival on Tuesday 19 March 2013 to talk about Ghost Milk: Calling Time on the Grand Project with Iain Sinclair
- Kate Clanchy's Poets of the City
BBC Radio Oxford presenter and writer Bill Heine, hosted Oxford City Poet and Brookes Fellow Kate Clanchyâ€™s â€˜Poets of the Cityâ€™ session at the Oxford Literary Festival on Wednesday 20 March.
- Meg Rosoff on Voice
Author Meg Rosoff in conversation with Helen Newdick and Rachel Norman, two MA Creative Writing students, about "Voice: How to figure out what you should be writing about."
- Oxford Literary Festival 2012
Oxford Brookes University events at the Sunday Times Oxford Literary Festival.
- Edgelands: Nature Writing in Estranged Places
Richard Mabey and Paul Farley chaired by Simon Kövesi