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Call for papers: Translation talk

Call for papers: Translation talk
Description
This conference asks to what extent the concept of 'translation' and images of translators and interpreters have been employed to talk about ideas well beyond the activity of rendering a text into another language.
Date:
09/06/2014

Drama department ranked 1st in the Guardian University Guide 2015

Drama department ranked 1st in the Guardian University Guide 2015
Description
Our department has been ranked 1st overall in the UK in the latest Guardian University Guide.
Date:
03/06/2014

MA Translation Studies member of the EMT network

MA Translation Studies member of the EMT network
Description
The MA in Translation Studies has been awarded the prestigious EMT (European Masters in Translation) membership.
Date:
02/06/2014

Tolkien's Beowulf: a 'great gift'

Tolkien's Beowulf: a 'great gift'
Description
Dr Philippa Semper was featured in an article concerning Tolkien's translation of Beowulf on Channel 4 News.
Date:
27/05/2014

Shakespeare Institute in Weimar

Shakespeare Institute in Weimar
Description
The Shakespeare Institute featured prominently at the 150th birthday of the Deutsche Shakespeare Gesellschaft (German Shakespeare Society): the oldest such society in the world
Date:
27/05/2014

Michael Dobson on civic Shakespeare in Britain and Ireland

Michael Dobson on civic Shakespeare in Britain and Ireland
Description
Dublin lecture by Michael Dobson now available as a podcast.
Date:
27/05/2014

Macbeth in New York

Macbeth in New York
Description
Professor Russell Jackson is working again with Sir Kenneth Branagh for the revival of last year's sensational 'immersive' production of Macbeth in New York.
Date:
27/05/2014

World Shakespeare Congress 2016 - Call for Submissions

World Shakespeare Congress 2016 - Call for Submissions
Description
The tenth World Shakespeare Congress of the International Shakespeare Association will honour Shakespeare's 400-year legacy and celebrate the continuing global resonance of his work.
Date:
23/05/2014

SMS text messaging use among low-literate multilingual adolescents

SMS text messaging use among low-literate multilingual adolescents
Description
Dr Caroline Tagg receives funding from the Society of Educational Studies for study.
Date:
23/05/2014

Dr Chris Laoutaris' Shakespeare and the Countess makes Sunday Telegraph 'book of the week'

Dr Chris Laoutaris' Shakespeare and the Countess makes Sunday Telegraph 'book of the week'
Description
Chris Laoutaris' new book Shakespeare and the Countess: The Battle that Gave Birth to the Globe made the Sunday Telegraph's 'Book of the Week' with a review by the author Jessie Childs in the Telegraph's 'Seven' magazine.
Date:
20/05/2014
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