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The Language of Hate – Dr Lid King

Dr Lid King gave the inaugural David Crystal Lecture at the University of Westminster on 21 October 2017. The lecture was held in conjunction with the University of Westminster and the Language Acts and Worldmaking project of the AHRC Open World Research Initiative.

Dr Lid King was the first recipient of the David Crystal Trophy for outstanding contribution in the field of languages, presented at the CIOL/IoLET Awards Evening in November 2016, and is pictured below with Chris Pountain (Chair, IoL Educational Trust) and Ann Carlisle (Chief Executive of CIOL and IoLET) at the University of Westminster.








If you missed the lecture, or attended and would like to hear it again, an audio recording is available below, as well as File Dr King's slides