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Read more at: Language Sciences Impact Fund

Language Sciences Impact Fund

We’re pleased to announce the new Language Sciences Impact Fund is now open for applications (deadline Sunday 12 March).


Read more at: Cambridge Hispanic & Lusophone Research Seminar Series

Cambridge Hispanic & Lusophone Research Seminar Series

We are happy to announce the upcoming dates for our Cambridge Hispanic & Lusophone Research Seminar in Lent Term.


Read more at: Winners of the 2022 Year Abroad photo competition announced

Winners of the 2022 Year Abroad photo competition announced

The Faculty of Modern and Medieval Languages and Linguistics held a photography competition for students who had been on their Year Abroad during the 2021-22 academic year. We are happy to share the winning photos.


Read more at: 2022 Gapper Undergraduate Essay Prize

2022 Gapper Undergraduate Essay Prize

Congratulations to MMLL student Elizabeth Apps, who was the runner-up for the 2022 R. Gapper Undergraduate Essay Prize.


Read more at: Book talk: Jessica Maratsos in conversation with Stuart Lingo presents her new book: Pontormo and the Art of Devotion in Renaissance Italy
Poster for Jessica Maratsos's book talk

Book talk: Jessica Maratsos in conversation with Stuart Lingo presents her new book: Pontormo and the Art of Devotion in Renaissance Italy

Congratulations to Jessica Maratsos on her new book 'Pontormo and the Art of Devotion in the Renaissance Italy'. Please join Jessica Maratsos and the UMB Catherine Frisone Scott Center for its first event of the spring semester, on Zoom. On 10th February 2023, from 20:00-22:00 (GMT) (15:00 - 17:00 EST) Jessica Maratsos...


Read more at: In Memoriam - Jean Franco (1924-2022)
Jean Franco

In Memoriam - Jean Franco (1924-2022)

It is with great sadness that The Spanish and Portuguese section of MMLL at The University of Cambridge learned that Professor Jean Franco passed away on 14 December 2022.


Read more at: Professor Robert Gordon's new book: Modern Luck: Narratives of Fortune in the Long Twentieth Century
Image: Robert Gordon's book 'Modern Luck: Narratives of Fortune in the Long Twentieth Century'

Professor Robert Gordon's new book: Modern Luck: Narratives of Fortune in the Long Twentieth Century

Professor Robert Gordon’s new book, Modern Luck: Narratives of Fortune in the Long 20th Century has just appeared with UCL Press. The book is a wide-ranging study of the workings of luck in modern storytelling, between literature and film.


Read more at: Orli Vogt-Vincent wins German Historical Society's national Undergratudate Prize

Orli Vogt-Vincent wins German Historical Society's national Undergratudate Prize

Congratulations to former History and Modern Languages student, Orli Vogt-Vincent, who has just won the German Historical Society's national Undergraduate Prize.


Read more at: Applications open for Fairlie-Hutchinson Research Fellowship in French

Applications open for Fairlie-Hutchinson Research Fellowship in French

Girton College invites applications for the Fairlie—Hutchinson Research Fellowship in French.


Read more at: New publication edited by Professor Nicholas Hammond

New publication edited by Professor Nicholas Hammond

The first scholarly special number devoted to the modern French novelist Philippe Besson, edited by Nicholas Hammond and his colleague at Kansas University, Paul Scott, has just been published.