Category Archives: Research

Speakers at the Colour Group Meeting

Colour at Leeds

This week, although I didn’t manage to make it to the launch of Colour Futures 2013 on Friday, I did manage to get myself down to City University on Wednesday Afternoon to hear four PhD students from Leeds University’s School

Speakers at the Colour Group Meeting

Colour at Leeds

This week, although I didn’t manage to make it to the launch of Colour Futures 2013 on Friday, I did manage to get myself down to City University on Wednesday Afternoon to hear four PhD students from Leeds University’s School

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Fry’s English Delight

In the first of a new series of Fry’s English Delight on broadcast this week on BBC radio 4, Stephen Fry discusses the issue at the very heart of my MA Major Project project: how we describe colours. Listening on

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Fry’s English Delight

In the first of a new series of Fry’s English Delight on broadcast this week on BBC radio 4, Stephen Fry discusses the issue at the very heart of my MA Major Project project: how we describe colours. Listening on

Image of an MRI Scanner

Colour & Form Study

Yesterday afternoon I had my head in an fMRI scanner in the name of research for Dimitris Mylonas’ Colour & Form study. Dimitris also ran an online colour naming experiment (but with more of a multi-lingual emphasis) while on the

Image of an MRI Scanner

Colour & Form Study

Yesterday afternoon I had my head in an fMRI scanner in the name of research for Dimitris Mylonas’ Colour & Form study. Dimitris also ran an online colour naming experiment (but with more of a multi-lingual emphasis) while on the

Survey

To anyone who visits my blog, I would be really grateful if you could fill in this survey, as part of my Major Project research. Survey Link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/T2PCTBK Thank you

Survey

To anyone who visits my blog, I would be really grateful if you could fill in this survey, as part of my Major Project research. Survey Link: https://www.surveymonkey.com/s/T2PCTBK Thank you

Colour My Words

As part of my research into colour and language I have been looking at the way colours are often evoked in speech and writing to add more depth and meaning to our words. This is particularly prevalent among English Idioms,

Colour My Words

As part of my research into colour and language I have been looking at the way colours are often evoked in speech and writing to add more depth and meaning to our words. This is particularly prevalent among English Idioms,