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Global ranking reinforces Birmingham's position as a world-class university

Description
The University of Birmingham has made an impressive 15 place rise to 62nd in this year's QS World University Rankings.
Date:
10/09/2013

Book review: Zibaldone

Book review: Zibaldone
Description
This extraordinary 'mish-mash' opens up the creative workshop of Italy's great Romantic poet (The Independent).
Date:
27/08/2013

Giacomo Leopardi's 'Zibaldone'

Giacomo Leopardi's 'Zibaldone'
Description
Robert Pogue Harrison, from the Financial Times, reviewed the recently published Zibaldone in English.
Date:
22/08/2013

Life-enhancing, challenging - a great poet receives his due

Life-enhancing, challenging - a great poet receives his due
Description
London Evening Standard review of the recently published Zibaldone in English.
Date:
16/08/2013

The first complete translation of Leopardi's Zibaldone published in UK

The first complete translation of Leopardi's Zibaldone published in UK
Description
An extraordinary, epochal, publication-one of the foundational books of modern Western culture, at last fully translated into English. The first complete translation of Leopardi's notebooks, under the auspices of the Leopardi Centre in Modern Languages at Birmingham was published in the UK on 1 August 2013.
Date:
09/08/2013

Modern Languages graduates

Modern Languages graduates
Description
Video interviews with this year's graduates.
Date:
18/07/2013

Italian Studies at Birmingham

Italian Studies at Birmingham
Description
Video recording of the June undergraduate open day talk
Date:
04/07/2013

Outstanding results for 2013 graduates

Outstanding results for 2013 graduates
Description
The Department of Modern Languages would like to congratulate its 2013 graduates on a sterling set of results.
Date:
24/06/2013

Italy's new left-right government: not the 'normalisation' of the country's politics as yet

Italy's new left-right government: not the 'normalisation' of the country's politics as yet
Description
Besides being a 'forced marriage' between opposites, this is also a 'coalition of the losers', since neither the PD nor the PDL are able to command a majority in Parliament with closer allies.
Date:
13/05/2013

Rome Workshop

Rome Workshop
Description
Dr Clodagh Brook is leading the 2nd workshop for the AHRC-funded project, Interdisciplinary Italy 1900-2015 in Rome today.
Date:
22/04/2013
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