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PPL wins grant for student visits to Geneva

Lawrence Hardy, who lectures in politics and international relations in PPL, has been awarded a grant of £4200 from the UEA Alumni Development Fund to enable up to six students to take part in a...

PPL International Studies Awards 2015

Over thirty students received award certificates on 3 June from Professor Lee Marsden, Head of the School of Politics, Philosophy, Language and Communication Studies.  The students had...

Students from Avenue Junior School interview UEA students about their Year Abroad

As part of a wider Routes Into Language project, pupils from Avenue Junior School interviewed UEA students who had just returned from their Year Abroad.       ...

UEA as a new examination centre for Spanish

UEA has recently been recognised as an Examination Centre for the prestigious Spanish Language Certificate (DELE – Diplomas de Español como Lengua Extranjera). These diplomas in Spanish are...

Research on Audiovisual Translation: Perception of Characters in Spanish Cinema

Dr Carlos de Pablos-Ortega (LCS) has recently published a chapter in the volume entitled Audiovisual Translation: Taking Stock (Cambridge Scholars Publishing, edited by Jorge Díaz-Cintas...

LCS Students create radio programmes

Last week students from LCS create two radio programmes for Future Radio Norwich (107.8FM).   An hour long show was produced by UEA Language Ambassadors for a Routes into Language...

University of East Anglia opens office in Brussels

Lee Marsden, Professor of Politics and Head of the School of Politics, Philosophy, Languages and Communication Studies today officially opened the University of East Anglia Brussels Office. The...

Alain Wolf to translate commentary on paintings

Dr. Alain Wolf has been asked by the Cathedral of Norwich to translate Dr Canon Peter Doll's devotional commentary on fourteen paintings from artist Brian Whelan on 'The Passion of Edith Cavell'...

Audiovisual Translation and Modern Foreign Languages at Cinema City

On January 6th 2015 Dr Carlos de Pablos-Ortega delivered a presentation on the use of audiovisual translation, subtitling and voice-over, as tools for the study of modern foreign languages. The...

The School of Politics, Philosophy, Language and Communication Studies has come 5th in the UK for its research in Area Studies

The School of Politics, Philosophy, Language and Communication Studies has come 5 th in the UK for its research in Area Studies according to a major Government analysis just released. 74% of its...