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Anglo-Portuguese Society: Ann Waterfall Award

Congratulations to Hannah Shakespeare who has received the Anglo- Portuguese society’s prestigious Ann Waterfall Award, given to the best student of Portuguese in the United Kingdom! This is highly-deserved recognition of Hannah’s hard work and dedication to Portuguese throughout her degree at Cambridge. Well done Hannah...

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Modernisme and the Media: Picasso's Periodicals

Dr Rihiannon McGlade will be discussing 'Modernisme and the Media: Picasso’s Periodicals' as part of the Royal Academy’s Lates: Barcelona Modernisme night on Saturday 15 February.

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In Visible Ink: Women and Visual Print Media in Spain's Transition to Democracy

Dr Rhiannon McGlade will be giving a lecture, 'In Visible Ink: Women and Visual Print Media in Spain’s Transition to Democracy’ on Thursday 13 February at 5 pm ER142 Faculty of Arts and Humanities, Elvet Riverside 1​, Durham University. Booking is essential - please register by emailing Renata.Taylor@durham.ac.uk . Further...

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Poster for Dr James Kent event

Dr James Kent’s seminar on Cuban Photographer Raúl Caribaño

We are looking forward to Dr James Kent’s seminar on Cuban Photographer Raúl Caribaño on 19 February at 1pm. Full details: 19th February, 1pm, RFB Room 142 (Media Centre) Dr James Kent, Royal Holloway Human Landscapes: Storytelling and Surrealism in the work of Raúl Cañibano See also the event poster here

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Sketching Sorority: Women and Visual Print Media in the Spanish Transition

Dr Rhiannon McGlade will deliver a talk 'Sketching Sorority: Women and Visual Print Media in the Spanish Transition' as part of the A Celebration of Iberian Culture at Newcastle University on Wednesday 12th February 2020, 1-2pm (OLB 2.20). Full details are available at https://www.ncl.ac.uk/sml/news-events/events/item/...

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Talk: The Future of Catalonia as a Knowledge Economy

The Future of Catalonia as a Knowledge Economy By Prof Andreu Mas-Colell Organised by the Cambridge University Catalan Society Thursday 27th of February, 6pm Keynes Hall, King's College To attend the event, register through Eventbrite . Facebook link to event: https://www.facebook.com/events/2600967406814560/ *** Prof...

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The Poetry Leap: An Evening of Poetry and Translated Poetry at St John’s College Cambridge

The Poetry Leap: An Evening of Poetry and Translated Poetry at St John’s College Cambridge Leap Saturday, 29th February, 6-9pm in the Lightfoot Room, Old Divinity School, St John's College The Evening will begin with a Poetry Reading at 6pm​ with Juana Adcock, Mina Gorji and Bhanu Kapil, followed by a wine reception. About...

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Symposium on Pere Portabella: Keynes Lecture Theatre, King's College Cambridge

A full-day conference on the Cinema of Pere Portabella will take place on 13th February 2020, beginning at 10am. Location: Keynes Lecture Theatre, King's College, Cambridge Director Pere Portabella will be present, and will participate in the conference. Other speakers include Steven Marsh, Rosalind Galt, Teresa Grandas...

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Cambridge Hispanic and Lusophone Research Seminar

The Cambridge Hispanic and Lusophone Lent Term Seminar starts on 22 January, at 5.30pm, Newnham College (Barbara White Room) Professor Laura Lewis, University of Southampton will present a paper titled ‘That Little Mexican Part of Me’: Race, Place and Transnationalism among U.S. African-descent Mexicans.' Refreshments...

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Dr Ioanna Sitaridou awarded CAPES Print/Bolsa PVB

Dr Ioanna Sitaridou has been the recipient of the CAPES Print/Bolsa PVB, Universidade Federal da Bahia, to teach on diachronic change at the Graduate Linguistics Programme in Salvador de Bahia in March 2020. She has also received the Chaire Internationale at Labex Empirical Foundations of Linguistics, Université Sorbonne...

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