Translating cultures

Translating Cultures is a multi-disciplinary research initiative which analyses the interaction between language and culture.

The initiative undertakes and supports:

  • research into the complex contemporary relationship between culture and (applied) languages
  • comparative analyses of diverse text and speech productions in various cultural and multicultural contexts
  • seminars, workshops and conferences
  • knowledge transfer between academics, policy-makers and practitioners

Postgraduate study

The department offers a Translating Cultures MRes combining the disciplines of translation and cultural studies.

Contact

Alexa Alfer, +44 (20) 3506 9118, [email protected]
Dr Derek Hird, +44 (20) 3506 9102, [email protected]
Dr Daniel Tomozeiu, +44 (20) 3506 9158, [email protected]

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Courses

Undergraduate and postgraduate study in modern languages and cultures.

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Research

Francophone studies, War and Culture, Asian Studies and Translating Cultures.

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People

Academic staff in the Department of Modern Languages and Cultures.