In a world that needs greater understanding between peoples and cultures, Modern Languages at Birmingham will give you something to say.
07 May 2019
Professor Sara Jones writes on the 7 May anniversary of the East German elections.
17 April 2019
A University of Birmingham expert is joining forces with British Army and the Bundeswehr to help strengthen bonds between German and British soldiers through his research into their shared entertainment history.
04 April 2019
The international network on nineteenth-century Hispanic studies - co-founded and co-led by Professor Andrew Ginger - will be held at Madrid's Museum of Romanticism on 26th and 27th April.
26 March 2019
John Goodyear will be joining the Lower Saxony's Minister for Europe Birgit Honé, Seb Dance MEP and Christos Katsioulis for a podium discussion.
11 March 2019
The University of Birmingham will be unveiling an online database of musical works inspired by the 19th Century French poet Charles Baudelaire (1821–1867).
08 March 2019
Showcase event will be held at the University of Birmingham Brussels Office on 15 March 2019 to launch the database to the public and demonstrate digital methods for song analysis
Book selected in 2016 as an Outstanding Academic Title by Choice magazine, the US journal for academic acquisitions librarians, and has now been reprinted in paperback.
05 March 2019
Lisa Downing's work on "(s)extremism" brought to bear on the Shamima Begum case.
28 February 2019
New network will bring together scholars working on Islam from legal, literary, philosophical, and sociological perspectives.
06 February 2019
The Institute for German Studies (IGS) at UoB has been awarded 78,412 euro by the DAAD (German Academic Exchange Service) for a two-year research project, "Shifting Constellations: Germany and Global (Dis)Order".
31 January 2019
Professor Sara Jones (University of Birmingham) shares her reflections on Holocaust Memorial Day 2019: The Future of Holocaust Education on the Culture and its Uses as Testimony blog
29 January 2019
Dr Emma Wagstaff has co-edited a volume on contemporary French poetry with Dr Nina Parish of the University of Bath.
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A University of Birmingham expert is joining forces with British Army and the Bundeswehr to help strengthen bonds between German and British soldiers