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Promoting the Zibaldone in English

Promoting the Zibaldone in English
Description
Professor Michael Caesar and Dr Franco D'Intino will take part to a series of events in the US to promote the recent publication of Leopardi's Zibaldone in English.
Date:
21/09/2013

Birmingham announced as University of the Year

Birmingham announced as University of the Year
Description
The University of Birmingham has been named University of the Year 2014 in The Times and The Sunday Times Good University Guide.
Date:
20/09/2013

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
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