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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...

Language student Toyin Mbachu's Semester Abroad success!

Toyin Mbachu (pictured below), a UEA student of the Degree in Translation, Media and Spanish, was awarded with a prize for her performance during her Semester Abroad at the University of Granada...

Dr Jo Drugan leads 'Translation Quality' research workshop

On 27 & 28 November 2014,  Dr Jo Drugan led a research workshop on translation quality at the 36th 'Translating and the Computer' conference in London (see ...

Enrolment now open for Language Evening and Non-credit Daytime Courses

If you’ve ever thought about learning a new language, then our evening and daytime classes are for you. Learning a new language at UEA couldn’t be easier. Our language tutors have a...

Spring 2015 Public Lecture Series Announced

This series of talks by external speakers deals with a range of topics relevant to people interested in language issues and intercultural communication around the world. Spring 2015 ...

Dr Carlos de Pablos Ortega publishes new book

Dr Carlos de Pablos Ortega  has recently published (Yale University Press) a co-authored book entitled  Seamos pragm áticos: Introducción a la pragmática Española ,  with Dr...

Hazel Marsh presents paper at academic conference

On 29 November 2014, UEA's  Hazel Marsh gave a paper on Venezuelan cultural policy in the Chávez period at the 'Latin America Adelante! Conference 2014', Congress House, London. The event...

Guest Speaker Hazel Marsh at London seminar

On 1 November 2014, UEA's Hazel Marsh  gave a seminar on the links between popular music and politics in Venezuela in the Chávez period at Royal Holloway, University of London. Hazel has...