"poetry" blog posts

Li Qingzhao (1084 – 1155) and her Ci’ (Lyric Poetry)

Posted on: 9 March 2021 | Category: 2021 posts

red traditional chinese temple with cherry blossom against a blue sky

Dr Penny Ding shares the story of Chinese female poet Li Qingzhao.

Literature in Language Learning Conference

Posted on: 5 July 2019 | Category: 2019 posts


How can we use songs and poetry in the language classroom? How can creative writing workshops help second language learners? What are the ethical implications of bringing literature to the language class? These were just a few of the questions addressed at the Literature in Language Learning Conference, which took place at the University of Liverpool, on 14 June 2019.