In a world that needs greater understanding between peoples and cultures, Modern Languages at Birmingham will give you something to say.
02 July 2019
Article published by Dr Fernando Gómez Herrero
25 June 2019
Based around the theme of 'Teaching Texts', the event welcomed over 60 attendees, including more than 30 teachers from schools across the West Midlands.
24 June 2019
Dr Fernando Gómez Herrero speaks at the Postguerres/Aftermaths of War conference
21 June 2019
Professor Sara Jones has been working with a Catalan theatre company to stage the life and literature of the author Carmen-Francesca Banciu, who was a dissident in Ceausescu's Romania
18 June 2019
On the 6th October 2018, the world woke up to the news that the Nobel Peace Prize, had been awarded to anti-rape activists Nadia Murad and Dr. Denis Mukwege.
10 June 2019
Professor of French Discourses of Sexuality in the Department of Modern Languages writes for the Huffington Post
04 June 2019
A feature film directed by Modern Languages graduate Hannah Silver has been selected for the 2019 Hollywood Women's Film Festival.
03 June 2019
John spoke to the Sunny and Shay on BBC Radio WM on 21 May 2019.
31 May 2019
Dr Alice Corr, Lecturer in Modern Languages, has co-written a position piece advocating for the inclusion of the study of Linguistics in MFL at Key Stage 5 (A-levels).
24 May 2019
Professor Sara Jones writes about the suspension of two Al Jazeera journalists for an anti-Semitic video that propagated Holocaust denial.
10 May 2019
German Teaching Fellow Dr John Goodyear opened the Chinese art exhibition Die Kunst der Kontraste (The Art of Contrasts) at the Elisabeth-Anna-Palais in Oldenburg, Germany on Tuesday 7 May 2019.
Professor Andrew Ginger led a workshop at Columbia University, New York (5th April) under this title for the "Living Corpses" series of research events.
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The College of Arts and Law is placed 67th in the Times Higher Education 2022 rankings, making it one of the best places for study and research in this field globally.
A University of Birmingham expert is joining forces with British Army and the Bundeswehr to help strengthen bonds between German and British soldiers