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'Migration, Memory and the Visual Arts' Symposium

Posted by cew38 at Dec 31, 2020 12:00 AM |

On 7 May 2021, the School of Arts will be hosting an online interdisciplinary symposium entitled 'Migration, Memory and the Visual Arts: Second-Generation (Jewish) Artists', organised in collaboration with the Stanley Burton Centre for Holocaust and Genocide Studies.

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LeCTIS Seminar Series: Journeys in Translation Revisited

Posted by yaj1 at Nov 17, 2020 02:19 PM |

Ambrose Musiyiwa (poet), Dr Pietro Deandrea (translator, University of Turin), Dr Monica Manolachi (translator, University of Bucharest)

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LeCTIS Seminar Series:

Posted by yaj1 at Nov 17, 2020 02:16 PM |

Ahd Othman, University of Bristol

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LeCTIS Seminar Series: Translating Female Agency

Posted by yaj1 at Nov 17, 2020 02:13 PM |

Dr Melina Delmas, University of Birmingham

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LeCTIS Seminar Series: Best Possible Practice in Public Sector Language Services during the Covid-19 Crisis

Posted by yaj1 at Nov 17, 2020 02:08 PM |

Mike Orlov from the NRPSI – National Register of Public Service Interpreters

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LeCTIS Seminar Series: Wikipedia as Heterotopia: Exploring translation, community and conflict in the online multilingual encyclopedia

Posted by yaj1 at Nov 17, 2020 02:03 PM |

Dr Henry Jones, Aston University

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LeCTIS Seminar Series: How to Choose a Translation: Method and Beyond

Posted by yaj1 at Nov 17, 2020 01:55 PM |

Prof. Kirsten Malmkjær, University of Leicester

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Modern Languages Virtual Tour of Europe

Posted by cew38 at May 01, 2020 05:15 PM |

Colleagues in Modern Languages are raising money for NHS Charities Together

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Tradition and Innovation in Franco-Belgian Bande Dessinée

Tradition and Innovation in Franco-Belgian Bande Dessinée

Posted by yaj1 at Feb 25, 2020 04:20 PM |

Please see below the programme for the symposium on 13 March 2020

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School of Arts Research Seminars

Posted by yaj1 at Jan 30, 2020 12:36 PM |

All seminars take place at 1:00pm

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Victorian Studies Centre Spring Seminar Programme

Posted by yaj1 at Jan 20, 2020 10:10 AM |

Each spring we host a series of seminars on topics spanning the breadth of Victorian studies. Find out about our 2020 series on this page, or learn more about our past spring seminar series.

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FILM SCREENING AND Q&A WITH DIRECTOR MAXIMILIANO DE LA PUENTE

FILM SCREENING AND Q&A WITH DIRECTOR MAXIMILIANO DE LA PUENTE

Posted by yaj1 at Jan 16, 2020 10:48 AM |

Si los perros volaran. La Historia de Rafael Perrotta [If dogs could fly. Rafael Perrotta’s story] (De la Puente, Díaz, Blanco 2017) 4th February 2020 – Ken Edwards Lecture Theatre 3 – 18:00-20:00

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FILM SCREENING AND Q&A WITH DIRECTOR MAXIMILIANO DE LA PUENTE

FILM SCREENING AND Q&A WITH DIRECTOR MAXIMILIANO DE LA PUENTE

Posted by yaj1 at Jan 16, 2020 10:47 AM |

Si los perros volaran. La Historia de Rafael Perrotta [If dogs could fly. Rafael Perrotta’s story] (De la Puente, Díaz, Blanco 2017) 4th February 2020 – Ken Edwards Lecture Theatre 3 – 18:00-20:00

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Building Bridges 2019

Posted by djw49 at Dec 19, 2019 02:43 PM |

23 May 2019 - The Centre for Translation and Interpreting Studies. Creating links between university programmes and professional translation industry

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Why does translation and interpreting matter? – As seen from major events in history and now

Posted by djw49 at Dec 19, 2019 02:41 PM |

16 May 2019 - The 4th annual lecture for the Centre for Translation and Interpreting Studies. A talk from Prof Binhua Wang from the University of Leeds.

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The L1 advantage? :a comparison of L1/L2 speaking rates in ELF business meeting

Posted by djw49 at Dec 19, 2019 02:36 PM |

8 May 2019 - Part of the Interdisciplinary Connections: Explorations in Research Methods seminar series, this paper reports on Dr Rogerson-Revell's study of variation in L1/L2 speech rate in authentic international business meetings.

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Decolonising the Vikings: The Midlands Viking Symposium 2019

Posted by djw49 at Dec 19, 2019 02:33 PM |

"The 2019 Midlands Viking Symposium will take place at the University of Leicester on Saturday the 27 April - this year's theme is "Decolonising the Vikings", so we'll be looking at the portrayal of Vikings in TV shows; concepts of nationalism, ethnicity, and gender in the Viking Age; and the (mis)use of Vikings in contemporary politics.

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America is also a Québec Novel

Posted by djw49 at Dec 19, 2019 02:31 PM |

25 March 2019 - Colleagues and students are warmly invited to a literary encounter with multi-award winning Québec writers Lise Gauvin and Madeleine Monette.

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Cassandra Complex: Mistranslated Prophecies and Apocalyptic Visions

Posted by djw49 at Dec 19, 2019 02:29 PM |

21 March 2019 - Part of the LeCTIS Seminar Series 2018/19 - Spring

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Researching Through Exhibitions

Posted by djw49 at Dec 19, 2019 02:27 PM |

20 March 2019 - Department of History of Art and Film Research Seminar.

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