Languages lectures, seminars and club events from within the School of PPL Languages lectures, seminars and club events from within the School of PPL

2017/2018 Public Lectures Series

The details for new Public Lecture Series 2017/18 are now available. External speakers will be providing talks on a range of language subjects throughout the autumn and spring terms. For more information please see here

Public Lectures

This series of talks by external speakers deals with a range of topics relevant to people interested in language issues and intercultural communication in France, Spain, Latin America and the rest of the world. Find out more.

Voices From Greece

 'Brexit, Brecht and the Greek Crisis'. Visit the UEA events webpage for full details. Event Flyer

Cinéclub Film Screenings

The Cinéclub film series includes a selection of French, Japanese and Spanish films, subtitled in English. All Politics, Philosophy, Language and Communication Studies students welcome. Admission is free.

View the Spring 2017 programme.

The Nikkei Telecom Japanese Speech Contest 2017

Finalists from UEA's 4th year Japanese Language department will present speeches inspired by material from the Nikkei Telecom database. View the poster

Norwich – City of Interculture

Norwich – City of Interculture celebrates the partnership between the UEA, its local host community, and communities beyond by bringing together representatives of all parties to share their perspectives on the challenges of communication across and between languages and cultures.
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French Theatre at UEA

Annual productions by Sacré Théâtre.
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In Other Words: Language and Communication Studies Talks

This series consists of research seminars, workshops and public lectures, taking place every Thursday, 1-2pm in the Elizabeth Fry Building 01.05.

All are welcome to attend. The next seminars will be running in February 2017. Series programme

Research and Engagement Seminars

This series of seminars is one strand of our Norwich - City of Interculture project and is an initiative focused on issues of intercultural competence that are intended to bring together researchers and practitioners with the aim of increasing understanding of each other's perspectives on intercultural issues and, therefore, creating opportunities for collaboration.
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Research Seminars

This series provides an opportunity for UEA colleagues and students to attend presentations focused on issues of cross-cultural communication and translation studies, the two main areas of research in LCS.  Seminars also aim to connect with guests from the local community who can offer valuable perspectives, thus widening the impact of the research while, at the same time, contributing to the development of the research itself.
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First UNESCO World Book and Copyright Day: A Celebration of Languages

Students joined staff on Wednesday 19th April to celebrate the UNESCO World Book Day at an event held by the Department of Language & Communication Studies.

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