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Modern Languages Christmas party

Modern Languages Christmas party
Description
December saw the return of the Modern Languages Christmas Party, which was attended by Undergraduates, Postgraduates and staff in the Department as well as Erasmus and International students from across the University.
Date:
08/12/2016

'All Past Times Were Worse': Remembering Fidel Castro

'All Past Times Were Worse': Remembering Fidel Castro
Description
Dr Conrad James offers his view on Fidel Castro and the Cuban Revolution.
Date:
01/12/2016

Queering Luso-Afro-Brazilian Studies international conference - Call for papers

Queering Luso-Afro-Brazilian Studies international conference - Call for papers
Description
The organizers invite paper proposals exploring queer unsettlings of gender identity and sexual orientation, as well as deconstructions of the binaries of male/female, sex/gender, hetero/homo, normal/abnormal, and public/private, in Portuguese-language literature, cinema and visual arts.
Date:
01/11/2016

League table rises for Modern Languages

Description
All languages offered by the Department have been rated within the Top 10 of the latest edition of the Times and Sunday Times Good University Guide.
Date:
20/10/2016

Excellent employability for Modern Languages graduates

Excellent employability for Modern Languages graduates
Description
Modern Languages graduates have high employment prospects with 85% entering work or further study within six months of graduation.
Date:
12/10/2016

Three new Professors join the Department of Modern Languages

Three new Professors join the Department of Modern Languages
Description
This week the Department of Modern Languages is delighted to be welcoming three new Professors to permanent positions of Chair in Modern Languages.
Date:
30/08/2016

Modern Languages academics awarded Leverhulme Trust Research Grant

Modern Languages academics awarded Leverhulme Trust Research Grant
Description
Professor John Klapper, Dr Monica Jato, Dr Elisenda Marcer, and Professor William Dodd have been awarded £314,730 for the three-year project 'Inner and Outer Exile in Fascist Germany and Spain: A Comparative Study'.
Date:
05/08/2016

Insider's Guide to the Year Abroad

Insider's Guide to the Year Abroad
Description
With exam season at an end, second year Modern Languages students are starting to set off to villages, towns and cities all across the world for their Year Abroad. This year's cohort are the first to fully benefit from the new "Insider's Guide to the Year Abroad" resource.
Date:
17/06/2016

Dr Aengus Ward awarded an AHRC Follow-on Fund grant

Dr Aengus Ward awarded an AHRC Follow-on Fund grant
Description
Dr Aengus Ward has been awarded an AHRC Follow-on Fund grant, for the project 'Alfonso el Sabio and the Estoria de Espanna: the past in the digital present'.
Date:
05/04/2016

Dr Lorraine Ryan speaks at the Georg Eckert Institute for International Textbook Research

Dr Lorraine Ryan speaks at the Georg Eckert Institute for International Textbook Research
Description
On February 22, Dr Lorraine Ryan spoke as an invited speaker at the forum, " The politics of memory practices: Making the past present in contemporary education".
Date:
26/02/2016
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