Category Archives: languages

#SpellBeeCymru18: The Routes Cymru National Final of the Spelling Bee 2018

On 4 July this year, Swansea University hosted the Routes Cymru National Final of the Spelling Bee 2018 on its Singleton Park Campus, with about 80 pupils from 38 schools across Wales in attendance. We were thrilled to welcome these … Continue reading

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Translation Lunchtimes 3

For latest news about this, go to STING Thursday 10 May: Fawziah Alshehri introduced her PhD project examining Saudi literary translators’ strategies in dealing with extralinguistic cultural references. Visiting scholar Chang Qing (Ningxia University) introduced her new study of 41 (!) Chinese … Continue reading

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TransLation LunchTimes

For latest news about this, go to STING On 27 April we held our first TLLT session bringing together research staff and students, and academic visitors, who are working on various projects in the area of translation and languages, in order … Continue reading

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WIGS – Women in German Studies

Brigid Haines is busy preparing for the Women in German Studies 30th anniversary conference at the University of Aston on 10 November 2018. She says ‘I am so proud to be Chair of this wonderful organisation which connects female Germanists in … Continue reading

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The Great German Bake Off!

The German Society and Lecturer for German Language Christiane Günther present the annual Bake Off – on 10 May at 18:00 in Taliesin. Be there or be hungry!

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Remix the Cinema!

We are delighted to announce that the Italian performance duo Remix the Cinema will be visiting Swansea on Friday 18 May at 7pm at Volcano Theatre. This will be their first UK event on a European tour. Remix the Cinema is the brainchild … Continue reading

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