School of Modern Languages

Events

Events

Find details of our upcoming events.

  • Decentred / Dissenting Connections: Envisioning Caribbean Film and Visual Cultures

    Decentred / Dissenting connections is a two-day conference co-convened by Dunja Fehimović and Francisco-J. Hernández Adrián with the support of the Institute of Modern Languages Research (IMLR), AHRC OWRI, and Newcastle University School of Modern Languages.

    Date/Time: 29-30 May 2018

    Venue: Newcastle University

  • Post-work? Framing Labour in Post-Industrial Europe

    A mini-season of contemporary British, French and Spanish films, followed by discussions with the directors--Joseph Gordillo, Graeme Rigby and David Macián.

    Date/Time: 22 April - 2 May 2018, 15:00

    Venue: The Side Cinema and Newcastle University

  • RESCHEDULED Opera Translation Workshop 2018: The Marriage of Figaro

    This annual interactive workshop brings together SML's languages, singing from the Department of Music, and the insight of Dr Martin Pickard (Opera North).

    Date/Time: 26 April 2018, 16:00 - 17:30

    Venue: Armstrong Building 1.06

  • Chinese Drama Colloquium

    Date/Time: Wednesday 13th June 2018; 10:00 - 15:00

    Venue: The Culture Lab, Newcastle University

  • Distinguished Chinese Lecture

    Date/Time: Tuesday 8th May 2018; 15:00-16:00

    Venue: 2.21 The Research Beehive, Old Library Building, Newcastle University

  • Distinguished Chinese Lecture

    Date/Time: Tuesday 24th April 2018; 16:00-17:00

    Venue: 2.22 The Research Beehive, Old Library Building, Newcastle University

  • Translation and automation anxiety

    SML graduate Lucas Nunes Vieira joins us from the University of Bristol to examine translators' discourse about current trends towards automation.

    Date/Time: 24 May 2018, 16:00-17:00

    Venue: Old Library Building 5.21

  • Cuban Avant-Garde Literature (1918-1940)

    Dr Ricardo L. Hernández Otero, lecturer, literary critic and former researcher at the Instituto de Literatura y Lingüística “José Antonio Portuondo Valdor” (ILL), Havana, discusses Cuban avant-garde literature.

    Date/Time: 8 May 2018, 16:00-17:00

    Venue: Old Library Building 2.21 (Research Beehive)

  • Silk and Bamboo Ensemble

    A selection of ensemble and virtuoso solo pieces of traditional, regional and modern Chinese music.

    Date/Time: Thursday 15th March 2018; 13:10

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • 'Golden Days' 《良辰美景》

    Date/Time: Friday 18:00, 23 February 2018

    Venue: Stage 3, Northern Stage

  • Contemporary Spaces of (Greater) Central Asia

    This workshop will bring together postgraduate students and early career researchers to share their knowledge and expertise on the (Greater) Central Asia region.

    Date/Time: 21 - 22 March 2017

    Venue: The Research Beehive, Newcastle University

  • A Glimpse of China: Chinese Culture and Art Performance

    A Chinese Culture and Art Performance by Xiamen University Art Troupe.

    Date/Time: 19:00 - 20:30, King's Hall

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • Call for abstracts: Risks to life, heritage, and community on the Yangtze River

    Call for abstracts: Risks to life, heritage, and community on the Yangtze River

    Date/Time: 4 - 6 December 2017

    Venue: Research Beehive, Old Library Building, Newcastle University

  • Film@CultureLab on Women’s Day

    Date/Time: 9:30 am, 8 March 2017

    Venue: The Ballroom, Culture Lab

  • Distinguished Chinese Lecture: In Search of the Chinese Common Reader

    Date/Time: Wednesday 14th February 2018; 16:30-17:30

    Venue: PERB G.05, Newcastle University

  • Traditional Chinese Medicine Tour 2017 (Xiamen University, China)

    Date/Time: Monday 13 November 2017, 17:00-18:30

    Venue: 2.21 The Research Beehive, Newcastle University

  • The Art of Ingenuity: A Brief History of the Chinese Swindle Story

    Focusing on the example of China, this talk will highlight one thread running through literary history: connoisseurship of the swindler’s ingenuity.

    Date/Time: 5 October 2017 16:00-17:00

    Venue: PERB G.05, The Percy Building, Newcastle University.

  • Multiple Cases study on Cultural Integration Mode of Cross-Border M&As for Chinese Enterprises

    Date/Time: 16 December, 16:00-18:00

    Venue: Room 3.07, Newcastle University Business School

  • The Operating Mechanism of Technological Entrepreneurial Incubate Chain

    Date/Time: 15 December, 16:00-18:00

    Venue: Room 3.07, Newcastle University Business School

  • Chinese Film Season - Gods & Dragons

    Date/Time: 19 March—2 April 2017

    Venue: Tyneside Cinema

  • The Silk and Bamboo Ensemble

    A programme of folk and traditional music from China. Free admission

    Date/Time: Thursday 2 March 2017, 13:10

    Venue: King's Hall, Armstrong Building, Newcastle University

  • The First Year in Your Interpreting Career

    Date/Time: 4 pm – 5 pm, 17 March 2017

    Venue: Room B.32, Barbara Strang Teaching Centr (BSTC), Newcastle University

  • Ulrike Draesner: DAAD Writer in Residence

    Date/Time: 13th-17th February 2017

  • Paul Flaig, American slapstick film in Germany’s Weimar Republic (1919-1933)

    Date/Time: Thursday 23rd February 2017 4pm - 5pm

    Venue: Research Beehive 2.20, Old Library Building, Newcastle University

  • Double bill of two contemporary Chinese plays in English translation.

    Date/Time: 10/02/17 18:00

    Venue: Northern Stage