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Read more at: Dr Solange Manche awarded Society for French Studies Post-Doctoral Fellowship

Dr Solange Manche awarded Society for French Studies Post-Doctoral Fellowship

Congratulations to Dr Solange Manche, who has been awarded The Society for French Studies 2024-25 Post-Doctoral Fellowship. Her project includes both the reworking and publication of her doctoral thesis and the development of a new postdoctoral project provisionally entitled ‘Planning for a Better Life in the Anthropocene...


Read more at: Slavonic Studies Taster Day

Slavonic Studies Taster Day

Nations and Cultures Academic Taster Day: Polish, Russian & Ukrainian Calling all Slavonic-curious linguists, literary critics, cultural historians and political scientists! Applications are open until 9 June , for the Cambridge University Slavonic Studies Taster Day on Wednesday 3 July. This event is followed by the...


Read more at: PhD student in German wins book proposal prize

PhD student in German wins book proposal prize

We are delighted to announce that Katie Unwin has won a prize in the Oxford German Olympiad, presented in association with major publisher, Camden House.


Read more at: On Set With Megan Hunter. Screening of 'The End We Start From'.

On Set With Megan Hunter. Screening of 'The End We Start From'.

On Set With Megan Hunter. Screening of 'The End We Start From'. Thursday, May 16th, 6pm. Buckingham House, Murray Edwards College. After the film, Megan Hunter will be joined by Dr Laura McMahon for a Q&A session, followed by a wine reception. Register here: https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/on-set-with-megan-hunter-...


Read more at: Central Asian Literature Event
Central Asian Literature Talk & Exhibit

Central Asian Literature Event

Join us on Friday, May 10 to hear Dr Ainur Akhmetova: "The Central Asian Literature and Folklore" with the first ever Book Exhibition of Central Asian literature in Cambridge. Talk: 13.00 till 13.30 followed by Q&A Exhibition: 12.00-15.00, MMLL Faculty, Raised Faculty Building, The Lecturers' Common Room All welcome...


Read more at: Student's essay runner-up for French Postgraduate Essay Prize

Student's essay runner-up for French Postgraduate Essay Prize

Congratulations to Margaux Emmanuel, whose essay, '‘Qu’est-ce que peut un corps?’ : Body, Language, and the Problem of Immanence in the Philosophy of Deleuze and Guattari', was runner-up for the Society for French Studies R. Gapper Postgraduate prize.


Read more at: Modern Languages taster day at Cambridge on Saturday 11th May 2024

Modern Languages taster day at Cambridge on Saturday 11th May 2024

Modern Languages taster day at Cambridge on Saturday 11th May 2024 (11:00-16:30). This event is geared primarily towards UK-domiciled State School students of colour who are currently in Year 12 (England and Wales), Year 13 (Northern Ireland) and S5 (Scotland). The programme contains a series of talks to provide an insight...


Read more at: New Publication: Racine's Tragedies of Tyranny

New Publication: Racine's Tragedies of Tyranny

The third in a series of books devoted to the theatre of Jean Racine, co-edited by Professor Nicholas Hammond, has just been published. Entitled Racine's Tragedies of Tyranny , and devoted to the two plays Bajazet and Mithridate , both first performed in 1672, the book contains essays by a number of people currently in the...


Read more at: Trinity Global Humanities Lecture Series

Trinity Global Humanities Lecture Series

The Turkish novelist Burhan Sönmez will give the Trinity Global Lectures in the Humanities 2024, titled “Homo Artifex” He is president of PEN International and his novels have been translated into more than forty languages. He has received international prizes, including the EBRD Literature Prize and Vaclav Havel Library...


Read more at: Second Language Acquisition and Teaching: From Theory to Practice  

Second Language Acquisition and Teaching: From Theory to Practice  

Second Language Acquisition and Teaching: From Theory to Practice Wednesday 8th May 2024, 1.45pm-5.15pm Alison Richard Building , SG2 You are warmly invited to this event which will bring together experts in Second Language Acquisition, Language Pedagogy and Cultural Literacy to discuss how recent research developments can...