For a list of recent books written and edited by the people that teach you see under the Books tab of this site. Books are the easiest thing to post images of, but staff research also involves publishing articles, reports, book reviews and involving themselves in various research projects.
There is a new full-text resource available through the library databases that will prove very useful for English students. EBL (http://www.rug.eblib.com.proxy-ub.rug.nl/patron/) carries secondary texts from several standard academic publishers (e.g. Palgrave, Routledge) as well as from a host of less well-known publishers. It allows you to download books for offsite reading.
Postmodernism is dead it seems – but what is/was it? Postmodernism is dead | Prospect Magazine.
Identifying a metaphor is something a first year student should be able to do without any difficulty. But what do metaphors do?
‘How did more than 160 million women go missing from Asia? The simple answer is sex selection — typically, an ultrasound scan followed by an abortion if the fetus turns out to be female — but beyond that, the reasons for a gap half the size of the U.S. population are not widely understood.’
Special edition on Hamlet. Access with RUG library passwords.