Experiencing Conference Interpreting at first hand. All welcome!
Location: Old Library Building
Time/Date: 5th December 2013 - 13th December 2013, 09:00 - 16:00
Guest speakers from various backgrounds will gather to share their thoughts at which promises to be two enjoyable and informative days. The working languages of our conference are English and Chinese. Students from T&I Stage II will provide consecutive interpreting services on site to help you overcome any linguistic barriers. We look forward to seeing you! For the most up-to-date programm "like" the School of Modern Languages on our Facebook Fan Page.
Workshop and Inaugural Lecture Professor Qian Jun
Location: The Confucius Institute, Newcastle University
Time/Date: 10th February 2014, 12:00 - 17:00
On Monday, 10th of February 2014, a workshop on Chinese Cultural Modernity: Critical Reflections will take place with international guest speakers in conjunction with the Inaugural Lecture by Professor Qian Jun.
Erasmus Intensive Programme in Palermo
Time/Date: 16th February 2014 - 1st March 2014,
Dr Elizabeth Andersen and Professor Henrike Lähnemann are among the European scholars delivering a two-week-long intensive programme on Medieval German History and Literature which will take place in Palermo, Italy. Each accredited institution is allocated three places for participating students who will receive full scholarships covering travel costs, accommodation in a medieval monastery in Palermo and full board for the two week study period. Applications to be directed to Henrike Lähnemann by the end of November 2013.
International Conference for the ¡Vamos! Festival 2014
Location: Newcastle University
Time/Date: 20th June 2014 - 21st June 2014, 09:00 - 17:00
Call for papers for an International Conference: Fiction, non-fiction and new journalism: The arts of storytelling in the Spanish speaking world. Newcastle University, 20 and 21 June 2014, organised by the Americas Research Group as part of the ¡Vamos! Festival programme 2014